Technology Programme Manager

Location: North Region
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: JO-2011-9739

The Information Technology Group (ITG) looks at how Infocomm Technologies (ICT) can be used as a strategic tool to deliver the Ministry’s services to individuals, families and the community.


Description of Job Scope

  • Evaluate technology solutions, practices and trends such as viable technology platforms, gadgets, data management and analytics solutions
  • Assess for suitable applications to support the department's strategic goals and work
  • Recommend solutions and seek the necessary buy-in and funding approvals
  • Oversee the delivery of projects within defined scope and objectives.
  • Responsible for business requirements and functional solution aspect of the project.
  • Advise company on functions and best practices for specific products and how the products can be used to solve business problems
  • Manage the performance of contractors in meeting the requirements and service level agreements
  • Manage the engagement and communications with stakeholders and partners (internal and external) during the project lifecycle


Functional/Technical Competencies

  • Tertiary qualification in a related discipline, preferably in information systems, business analytics, computing science 
  • At least 5 years of working experience in implementing technology projects
  • Possess experience and comfortable with working with systems and data management


Generic Competencies

  • Comfortable with working with multiple stakeholders
  • Able to oversee multiple projects concurrently
  • Have strong leadership, communication, project management and analytical skills