IT Innovation Manager

Job Title: IT Innovation Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore River, Singapore
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 190884_1545106006
Contact Name: Maricris Fermin
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 18, 2018 12:06

Job Description

IT Innovation Manager

  • Permanent position
  • Opportunity to work at a market leader in Asia Pacific
  • Plenty of growth and learning opportunities within the company

Our Client

A leading Communications company.

The Opportunity

You will be part of the IT Innovation team looking into building an innovation centric environment & mindset and strengthening business engagement through strong articulation on IT value propositions and innovation initiatives. You will be required to drive internal improvements to strengthen IT solutions' reliability and stability.

  • Understand key business drivers relevant to the Business and identify for and research new ideas that are desired by Business / IT
  • Propose / pitch contextualised ideas to Business / IT for acceptance and further evaluation
  • Collaborate strongly with internal partners / external vendors in feasibility studies, prototyping, development and implementation on ideas that are accepted by Business / IT
  • Plan and drive the implementation of innovations
  • Manage portfolio of innovations

Your Background

  • Bachelor's degree in a field such as Computer Science, Computer Engineering
  • Trained in Design Thinking
  • Development experience with at least 2 of the following languages: Java, .NET, PHP, Python; and experience with all phases of the Software Development Lifecycle, including system analysis, design, coding, testing, debugging and documentation
  • Participated in at least 1 hackathon or innovation challenges / competition
  • Teamwork & collaboration skills to work across organizations and lead cross-functional teams
  • Communication & stakeholder management skills
  • Problem solving skills to develop quick yet sound solutions to resolve complex issues
  • A can-do attitude with a bias for action

Interested candidates can send their resume to or apply online.