Undertake strategy review of current state
Actively participate in the strategic planning process defining the IT strategy and plan
Actively participate in understanding, supporting, and providing input in order to ensure the enterprise’s IT strategy development process is effective
Contribute to strategy development by providing insights on standards and innovative solutions in the market ensuring the strategy is also market relevant
Enterprise Solution :
Develop the strategic roadmap of enterprise architecture to ensure that solutions being implemented now and in the future are aligned
Develop and align the enterprise architecture standard with the enterprise architecture framework standard and templates to ensure consistency in terminology and documentation
Assess and evaluate the value of the enterprise architecture and ensure the value of the enterprise architecture is clearly and effectively communicated to stakeholders
Undertake the analysis of the current IT environment to ensure critical deficiencies are detected and recommend solutions for improvement
Attend the Regional Architecture Review Board
Establish and maintain the target architecture and actively monitor the evolution of the technology to ensure new innovative solutions are identified and proposed to the businesses
Work closely with Group / Regional Architecture to ensure that local architecture standards and guidelines are aligned
Govern the IT solutions with IT strategies and target architecture to ensure the alignment of solutions to the target enterprise architecture and standards, as well as identify when it is necessary to modify the enterprise architecture to accommodate project needs
Establish and develop the integration architecture standard, data architecture standard, IT technology and solution standard catalogue to ensure consistent terminology and documentation
Define and communicate target enterprise architecture to ensure that it meets business requirements and is aligned to IT strategies
Study Market Benchmark information
Deliver and design strategic project solutions and manage the solution architect team to ensure that solutions delivered are aligned to the customer strategy and meet their needs
Manage key stakeholder expectations to ensure they are aligned with the Target Architecture and Roadmap.
Communicate solution design, options, risks and financial estimation to ensure all stakeholders are well-informed and up-to-date on all matters
Consult with project teams to align solutions to target enterprise architecture and standards, as well as to identify when it is necessary to modify the enterprise architecture to accommodate project needs.
Deliver the solution architecture end-to-end including Application, Integration, Information and Infrastructure
Research market trends and identify upcoming solutions, conduct POC testing and report POC results to ensure solutions remain competitive against the market trends
Advise and provide guidance on implementation of new technology solutions to ensure an accurate implementation plan and estimation of financial costs is outlined
Liaise and consult with vendors to ensure that management is informed of available technology updates and innovative solutions from vendors
Collaborate with and support the Group Information Security Practice, Regional CISOs and other stakeholders as necessary to ensure that information security within the local entity is relevant, cost-effective and is delivered in accordance with the Group Information Security Strategy
Serve as an expert advisor to senior management of the local entity in the implementation and maintenance of information security
Implement information security strategy, policies, shared security services and action plans based on the Group Information Security Strategy
Maintain an understanding of emerging technology, risks and industry trends. Assess the impact on the business environment and recommend appropriate mitigation actions or the prioritisation of projects and investments.
Escalate the need to redirect investment or change practices to mitigate critical risks and ensure legal, regulatory or commercial compliance
Promote a culture of information security and raise awareness
Oversee the execution of information security projects
Ensure development and maintenance of auditable processes to enforce consistency within the local entity
Tertiary qualification in an IT discipline or related field
Minimum of 10 years of proven Strategy and Architecture experience, preferably in the financial services industry
Have industry wide certification in one or more Enterprise Architecture Governance domains, such as TOGAF, DoDAF, MODAF, Zachman, FEAF, COSO or COBIT
Broad experience and understanding of the technology industry
Proven record of delivering business value from IT at an executive level, bringing the benefits of technology to solve business issues while also managing costs and risk
Ability to understand the needs of non-technical customers, to conceptualize, launch and deliver technology-enabled business change projects
Leadership qualities and ability to coordinate physical and virtual resources and initiatives
Executive-level interpersonal, verbal, written and presentation skills, good listener, ability to provide a trusted voice at the decision-making table
Ability to make insightful, successful decisions
Competent delivering results through ownership & drive
Exposure to transformational change within a business
The ability to think creatively and ensure services meets stakeholder needs and are fit for purpose
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Here at AXA we strive to lead the transformation of our industry. We are looking for talented individuals who come from varied backgrounds, think differently and want to be part of this exciting transformation by challenging the status quo so we can push AXA - a leading global brand and one of the most innovative companies in our industry - onto even greater things.
In a fast-evolving world and with a presence in 64 countries, our 166,000 employees and exclusive distributors anticipate change to offer services and solutions tailored to the current and future needs of our 103 million customers.
ABOUT AXA HONG KONG AND MACAU AXA Hong Kong and Macau, a member of the AXA Group, prides itself on serving over 1.3 million customers 1 in the region.
In addition to being the #1 global Property & Casualty commercial lines insurer 2 , we are also one of the largest health protection providers in Hong Kong and Macau.
Empowering people to live a better life’ is the goal of AXA Hong Kong and Macau, which is reflected in everything we do.
We are one of the most diversified insurers, providing a full range of coverage for individual and commercial customers.
We offer all-round, integrated solutions across Life, Health and Property & Casualty to address all their insurance needs.
AXA is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to promote Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) by creating a work environment where all employees are treated with dignity, respect, and where individual differences are valued.
We welcome and treasure diverse profiles to join our big family, and to build an inclusive culture together which allows everyone to maximize their personal potential.
1 Including customers of AXA China Region Insurance Company Limited, AXA China Region Insurance Company (Bermuda) Limited (incorporated in Bermuda with limited liability), and AXA General Insurance Hong Kong Limited
2 AXA Corporate Solutions, AXA Matrix Risk Consultants, AXA Insurance Company, and AXA Art with AXA XL’s insurance and reinsurance operations combined