Contracts Manager wanted at ATKINS – Dubai

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Faithful+Gould are currently looking for an experienced Commercial/Contracts Manager to form part of our Programme/Project Management Consultant (PMC) project team based in Dubai. This will be a UAE / Regional support role across F+Gs project portfolio as opposed to being project based. Typical projects include high rise towers, mixed use developments, hotels & hospitality projects, large retail schemes (malls), airports and healthcare.

Responsibilities:
Support to all existing operations within a private sector organisation, through all the project phases, particularly those related to Commercial Management (procurement, cost, contractual etc), assessing both the strengths and weaknesses and compiling a comprehensive reports for presentation to the client.
Full quantity surveying services as required
Responsible for maintaining and enhancing F+G reputation with the Client and developing effective long term client relationships thus identifying and developing new opportunities for the group

Must be conversant in all of the following:
Procurement Management which includes the development of a procurement and contracting strategy
Contract Management and Administration including the supervision, review, monitoring, evaluation and reporting on all consultant and contractor contracts
Budget and Cost Control – provide an oversight of the Master Budget and each of the constituent projects and contracts which form part of the overall programme
Payment Applications – review of all the payment applications with a summary of all findings and a final recommendation on payments
Variation Assessment – review, assess, value all variations and make recommendations to the client
Claims Management – review, identify and track causes, check validity, assess time and cost impacts and make recommendations to the client
Final Accounts – manage the preparation, submittal, review and settlement of accounts
SNC Lavalin’s Faithful+Gould business is one of the world’s leading integrated project and programme management consultancies; with over 2,400 professionals operating worldwide.
Our aim is to protect and maximise our clients’ interests throughout the planning and delivery of projects, ensuring they are delivered on time, on budget. We pride ourselves on collaborating with client teams and developing long-term relationships.

Key services include, Project management, programme management, project controls, commercial management, cost management and expert scheduling and construction planning.
Our industry is going through a digital transformation and we have been investing in and pioneering digital methods to improve all aspects of our service. We have focussed our digital transformation around platform modernisation and product development and through standardisation and automation, we are achieving efficiencies that are directly passed on our clients who benefit from a consistent quality of service as well as the savings.

Active in the Middle East for over 20 years, we have offices in the UAE, Qatar, Oman and Saudi Arabia. We hire and retain only the best people in the industry. Our success is built on recruiting – and then developing – brilliant people from a broad range of professional and cultural backgrounds. It’s precisely this diversity of talent that sets us apart.

Acquired by SNC Lavalin in 2017, we also have an extensive depth of geographic exposure across 50 countries and the breadth of 53,000 experts. As one of the largest engineering contractors, we have access to 17,000 staff in the Middle East making us one of the largest multidisciplinary consultancies in the region.

Requirements:
Degree qualified professional who has reached Managerial level
15 years of experience and preferably have experience similar to this project/role
Membership of a recognised professional body
Capable of reviewing existing operations within an organisation through all the project phases (processes and procedures in both office and site)
Assessing both the strengths and weaknesses and assisting in compiling a bespoke set of process and procedures of all of the activities including but not limited to quality, progress, commercial matters, value, safety, design and construction
An experienced Commercial/Contracts Manager with a demonstrable track record in the delivery of large multi functional projects
Knowledge of project controls procedures
A “rounded profile”, comfortable with planning, analysis and managing process and commercial considerations. The successful candidate should also be able to drive for a successful delivery
Effective in building good working relationships within complex structures both within projects, with clients and internally
A minimum of 5 years experience working in USA, Canada or Western European Countries is preferable.

Retail Project Lead wanted at ATKINS – Dubai

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Faithful+Gould is seeking to expand its UAE Retail team and is looking for retail Project leaders who will manage QS teams in the delivery of large scale regional malls projects.
 
SNC Lavalin’s Faithful+Gould business is one of the world’s leading integrated project and programme management consultancies, with over 2,400 professionals operating worldwide.
Our aim is to protect and maximize our clients’ interests throughout the planning and delivery of projects, ensuring they are delivered on time, on budget. We pride ourselves on collaborating with client teams and developing long-term relationships.

Key services include – Project management, programme management, project controls, commercial management, cost management and expert scheduling and construction planning.
Our industry is going through a digital transformation and we have been investing in and pioneering digital methods to improve all aspects of our service. We have focused our digital transformation around platform modernization and product development and through standardization and automation, we are achieving efficiencies that are directly passed on our clients who benefit from a consistent quality of service as well as the savings.

Active in the Middle East for over 20 years, we have offices in the UAE, Qatar, Oman and Saudi Arabia. We hire and retain only the best people in the industry. Our success is built on recruiting – and then developing – brilliant people from a broad range of professional and cultural backgrounds. It’s precisely this diversity of talent that sets us apart.

Acquired by SNC Lavalin in 2017, we also have an extensive depth of geographic exposure across 50 countries and the breadth of 53,000 experts. As one of the largest engineering contractors, we have access to 17,000 staff in the Middle East making us one of the largest multidisciplinary consultancies in the region.

Responsibilities

Client and stakeholder management.
Executive level and monthly reporting
Internal programme management
Managing and assisting technical teams to prepare packages and deliverables
Maintaining rolling revenue & profit forecasts
Reporting on project performance
Leveraging project commercial performance – revenues and costs

Essential Criteria

In-depth knowledge and experience commercial management of retail super & mega malls at both pre & post contract stage
Middle East retails malls experience in last 4-5 years preferable
Middle East construction experience added benefit, delivery experience in UAE would be a differentiator
Good contract, commercial and financial understanding, 10 years post qualification experience
Excellent written English
Good negotiation skills
Large company & project financial control systems use & understanding
Good attention to detail.
Desirable Criteria
Professional Membership (MRICS)
Knowledge of FIDIC
The Individual
Degree in Quantity Surveying from recognised University;
Must have previous experience of FIDIC Contracts
Strong contractual, commercial and financial knowledge
Min 15 years post-contract relevant capacity in contracts and commercial management
Must have consultant and/or client background for minimum of 5 years
Must have minimum of 3 years Middle East experience preferred
Good communication skills
Politically aware
Team player, team leader
Qualifications
Degree in relevant discipline

Senior Project Manager wanted at ATKINS – Abu Dhabi

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Atkins Nuclear, now part of the SNC-Lavalin nuclear division has been operating for over 40 years with operations based in the Canada, UK, Europe, the Middle East, Asia and North America, and are fully engaged in the development of the next generation of nuclear power.

Our middle east office, centred in Abu Dhabi, has become one of the largest nuclear consultancies across the region, and at the forefront of emerging nuclear power markets.
 
As a result of continued growth, we are looking to recruit a nuclear-experienced project manager to help our client(s) manage some very complex organisational and technical projects.

Initially, we are looking for individuals to be based in Abu Dhabi, at the clients’ site, and take a senior client facing role on a secondment basis, but alongside an Atkins/SNC-Lavalin team of professionals.
Responsibilities:
Manage multidisciplinary project(s), using client developed project tools and processes
Standard delivery expectations such as reporting, safety leadership, risk management, schedule oversight, and client management
Confidently engage and build trust from a broad range of client stakeholders, from technicians to C-level executives

Requirements:

Essential:
8 years + professional experience,
Degree qualified engineer or scientist
Nuclear experience (5 -8 year)
Able to work in the field and interact well with delivery teams
Good standard of written English and the ability to write clear technical reports
Reasonable level of commercial awareness and demonstrate the ability to work within budget and programme
Innovative and open to ideas
Highly motivated and proactive, have good interpersonal skills and an ability to communicate effectively
Interpersonal skills, able to build and develop relationships internally and externally
Desirable:

Familiarity with the Arabic language
Project Management qualifications

Database Administrator wanted at ADCB bank – Abu Dhabi

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Expiry Date: 2018/08/11
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Database Administrator
 
Job Description
Carry out database administration activities. Install, and configure Databases in UNIX & Windows environments. Patch the databases regularly in-line with Security Policies of the Bank.

1 Database Administration
• Manages the database and systems administration functions for the Bank.
Monitors the Installation, configuration and implementation of Databases in UNIX & Windows environments.
Monitors database administration tasks on Oracle RAC & MS SQL databases.
Application and database tuning on Production database for enhancing the performance.
Ensure database backups are monitored and periodic restorations are exercised by Database Administrators to ensure backup quality.

Monitor database system details within the database, including stored procedures and execution time, and implement efficiency improvements.
Develop, implement, and maintain change control and testing processes for modifications to databases.
Review database & cluster logs
Manages the Disaster recovery databases. Monitors the synchronisation between production and DR databases. Manages and troubleshooting of DR databases.
Troubleshoots high priority systems such as the core banking systems to ensure availability of service.
Managing Database monitoring Tools

2 Project Management

• Provide support to the SIT/UAT process and production roll-out

3 Project Analysis and tracking

• Monitor and Reviews Capacity planning reports

4 Business Alignment

• Deliver to a standard of fast resolution of problems, demonstrated by a service-orientated mindset throughout the team

5 Leading People

• Coordinate with system analyst IT teams for project delivery

6 Communication

• Support with the communication of project status and issues

7 Other accountabilities

• Undertake similar or related tasks or duties as directed by senior management

Skills

Minimum Education Level

A university degree in a technical discipline is essential. A Master degree in a business systems related subject area would be desirable.

Professional Qualification

Database Administration Certifications would be an added Advantage

Experience

(indicate years of experience required for the role as well)

Excellent knowledge in Oracle 10g, 11g and 12c Administration
Excellent knowledge in MS SQL 2005, 2008 and 2012.
Good knowledge of UNIX (IBM AIX and Linux)
8 – 10 years experience in Database Administration.
Experience in managing Oracle database administration specialised in RAC
Experience in managing MS-SQL database administration in Cluster/Fail-over
Practical experience in monitoring and tuning the database to provide high availability of service

Data Platform Manager wanted at ADCB bank – Abu Dhabi

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Expiry Date: 2018/08/11
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Data Platform Manager
 
Job Description
To manage big data platforms and middleware systems, aligning technology capabilities, capacity, upgrades, integration and changes with business requirements and providing technical advice to ensure technology system availability/service level agreements are met and upgrades, maintenance and integration is completed with minimal disruption to business

Big Data Platform Management
Maintain big data platform environment and middleware systems and manage day-to-day maintenance to ensure tuned for optimum performance and efficiency and service level agreements (SLA’s) are met

Benchmark system performance, analyse system bottlenecks and propose solutions in order to eliminate them
Oversee the security of big data platform and middleware systems through the use of vulnerability tools and enforcements of policies and procedures to ensure integrity and protection of systems and data Liaise with IT colleagues and business units to complete capacity planning by understanding, collating and estimating requirements and reviewing system capability to ensure demand can be met
Plan and oversee the upgrade and patching of data platforms and systems by liaising with business units, IT colleagues and external vendors, creating planned maintenance windows and completing required UAT to ensure required/ongoing support for systems and applications can be secured
Provide technical advice and guidance to the technology services team and business units in order to integrate and standardise supported systems across the bank
Streamline the operation of the big data platforms in order to facilitate analytical use case execution for a diverse user community/different business groups

2.
Vendor Management
Coordinate with external vendors to work on support issues and monitor contract compliance to ensure services are provided as per agreed service level agreements (SLAs) and turnaround times (TATs)
Review solutions provided by vendors and translate against the project requirements to assist business users in understanding system functionality
3.
Project Management
Engage with project managers in change initiative projects to ensure timely IT deliverables
Assist project managers in developing project documents and provide support in obtaining project approvals to ensure banking projects are delivered within planned timelines
Manage the identification of the resolution on issues reported by business users by coordinating with internal staff or vendors to ensure issue resolution
Provide support to the project managers in project transition to production and successful handover to production support team to ensure minimal interruption in support services
Ensure technical support for System Integration Tests for technology staff as well as for UAT to business users to assist in timely delivery of business requirements

Skills
Minimum Experience
At least 8 years of experience in Banking/Financial Services in IT having maintained big technology platforms with at least 5 years of experience in a managerial capacity
Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science
Professional Qualifications
Certification in Cloud platforms (For example: AWS Solution Architect) and/or Cloud Technology Certification
Certification in Infrastructure Domain
Middleware systems certification
Knowledge and Skills
Knowledge and experience of banking operations and related problems
Knowledge of UNIX/LINUX OS
Experience with Hadoop platform engineering.
Familiar with distributed systems and understanding high availability.
Experience with Java, Python or Scala
Experience with IBM WebSphere, Oracle WebLogic, Red Hat JBOSS & Apache Tomcat Administration.
Knowledge of cluster monitoring tools
Understanding of OS concepts, process management and resource scheduling
Basics of networking, CPU, memory and storage
Understanding of shell scripting
Understanding of all the components in the Hadoop ecosystem (For example: Apache Hive and Apache Mahout)

IT Team Leader wanted at ADCB bank – Abu Dhabi

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IT Team Leader
 
Job Description
To undertake business and technical requirement analysis, translate business requirements into technical solutions, transfer technical knowledge to relevant stakeholders and provide support for production systems, technology projects and changes in addition to supporting the Project Manager and managing vendors in order to ensure timely and quality project delivery and systems support.

1. Project Management
Contribute and support the Project Manager in the delivery of technology enabling change initiative projects and IT deliverables in high priority, medium or strategic level for respective IT functional area adopting Project Management framework principles in compliance with ADCB standards

Participate and contribute in business requirement analysis, RFP process, project approvals and assist the Project Manager in the overall project administration for project delivery in order to ensure that business expectations are met
Review solutions provided by vendors against the project requirement, assist the business in understanding system functionality, coordinate for project and change delivery, testing and deployment in order to ensure smooth and trouble free transition in production environment

2. System Management
Manage production applications and systems, analyse incidents and trouble shoot issues, provide solutions and coordinate with stakeholders for deployment of fixes, testing and production implementation of releases in order to facilitate banking operations and un-interrupted customer service
Coordinate and support problem management, change management, conducting IT health check, capacity planning, patch deployment, risk profiling, system integration, in order to ensure bank’s technology systems are secured and robust

3.System Development
Direct team members in the areas of application design,
programming concepts, database designing, web application deployment, integration methods and configuration
Evaluate business requirements, conduct Technical analysis including assessment of size, complexity, technical dependencies and extend of testing required, estimate effort, cost and timelines to enable business to cost benefit analysis
Contribute and provide assistance in software testing, implementing integration methods, software deployment, problem and change management process in order to ensure successful implementation and usage of the system to facilitate banking operations

4.People Management
Manage self and team in line with ADCB’s people management policies, procedures, processes and practices to ensure adherence and to maximise own and employee contribution to business performance
Organise and supervise the activities and work of the team to ensure that targets and objectives are achieved and the business plan is delivered in line with the required policies, processes, procedures and systems

Skills
At least 8 years of experience in Information Systems with 2 years in a managerial capacity with knowledge in management of applications/systems
Bachelor’s degree in IT/Computer Science
PMP/ Prince 2 certification or equivalent
ITIL certification or equivalent
Knowledge and Skills
Planning and prioritisation
Vendor management
Team leadership
Solution design
Architecture principles including service oriented architecture

IT Systems Manager wanted by ADCB bank – Abu Dhabi

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Expiry Date: 2018/08/24
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IT Systems Manager
 
Job Description
To lead and manage technology projects and change initiatives, align technology capabilities with technology and business strategies and needs while effectively allocating resources to support business with the implementation, management and maintenance of the assigned portfolio of banking applications

1.System Management
Manage a portfolio of banking applications along with managing key support processes like problem management and incident management and ensure effective performance monitoring metrics, dashboards and service levels are in place and utilised
Undertake complex technical evaluations of existing infrastructure and ensure priorities are assessed and defined in order to determine upgrade capacity plans and needs that will enhance system performance and put forward comprehensive recommendations Lead capacity planning for new and existing systems and in the resulting technology change that may impact future development in technology services and systems within the bank
Lead development and implementations of processes for ensuring that overall architecture and systems integration of the respective systems acquired by the Bank has a commonality and direction which will be sustainable for the foreseeable future in both banking and technology perspectives

2.Project Management and Change Delivery
Manage and ensure delivery of multiple technology projects and change deliverables in a high priority, medium or strategic level for respective functional area within time and budget, developing project approvals, RFPs, technical documents, procedures, transition plans while contributing to development of detailed business cases in line with the required standard
Lead the adoption of Project Management framework principles in compliance with ADCB standards while recommending improvements to ensure efficient project delivery
Lead the design, development and implementation of technology solutions through business and application architecture principles and maintain efficient and agile technology for the business
Evaluate technology capabilities, system architecture and solution fitment of system design, development, integration and implementation in order to ensure that the developed solutions / systems meet bank’s expansion and technology services requirements

3.Business Alignment

4.Budget Management
5.People Management
6.Policies, Processes, Systems and Procedures
7.Vendor Management
8.Continues Improvement
9.Customer Service
Skills
Minimum Experience
At least 12 years of experience in technology services with a banking industry background, with at least 3 – 5 years in a managerial capacity for management of financial applications/technical systems
Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in IT/Computer Science or equivalent
Professional Qualifications
PMP/Prince 2 certification or equivalent
ITIL certification or equivalent
Job Code: 1535

OE Manager wanted by Nawah Energy – UAE

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OE Manager
Job Description
To provide governance, oversight, and support across Nawah’s nuclear power plant in accordance with the Nawah Governance Oversight Support Performance (GOSP) model for the NPI Program and the Manage Knowledge and Utilize Operating Experience Process as a requirement by FANR, IAEA, WANO and other industry standards.

Governance of NPI Program/ Process
Lead the design, development, and implementation of the Knowledge Management (KM)/ Operating Experience (OE) processes for Nawah’s nuclear power plants.
Exercise the Nawah GOSP model for the assigned processes.
Manage the work of OE staff to ensure quality governance activities.
Exercise change management and ensure standardization of program implementation.
Manage program interfaces with organizations outside Nawah including the Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC), Barakah One, etc. using Service Level Agreements (SLA) or other legal process in order to provide requested NPI services.

Communicate actively with corporate and/ or plant/ site stakeholders for programmatic changes to NPI programs/ processes.
Oversight of NPI Program/ Process

Establish and manage Key Performance Indicators (KPI) to monitor program performance at the corporate level, and plant level including periodic adjustment of performance criteria as necessary.
Monitor Nawah corporate and plant level performance with respect to the assigned NPI program/ process.
Support in Implementing NPI Program/ Process

Support activities for implementation of assigned NPI program/ process.
Liaise with external agencies such as the Federal Authority for Nuclear Regulation (FANR), International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), World Association of Nuclear Operators (WANO)/ Institute of Nuclear Power Operations (INPO), Nuclear Safety Review Board (NRSB), Committee of Nuclear Power (CNP), etc. to support corporate or site inspections or assessments as needed.
Provide Subject Matter Expertise (SME) for related NPI programs/processes to ensure effective corporate and fleet implementation.
KM Oversight

Ensure that KM is implemented within Nawah.
Perform an oversight role to ensure that the processes that support the implementation of KM are effectively implemented.
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Project Engineer wanted by Parsons – Sharjah, UAE

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Project Engineer / Architect
Sharjah, UAE

JOB OVERVIEW:
Supervise mid-size design contract.
Review and approve the design of aircraft hardstands.
Review and approve the design of client engineering building.
Oversee and direct the shop drawing approval process.
Develop meeting minutes for design and progress meetings.
Oversee and direct site supervision team during the construction phase. Supervise land surveying and geotechnical tasks.

Review and approve all method statements by contractors.

Develop the air and land side fence allocation in different stages during construction phase.

Arrange and attend stakeholder coordination meetings. Prepare agendas, meeting invites and MoMs minutes.

Prepare RFP documents and scope descriptions and exhibits for enabling works. Issue addenda for RFP.

Start and organize document control library of existing facility as-builts, UG utilities, and geotechnical reports.

Perform other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

REQUIREMENTS:

Degree in Civil Engineering or Architecture.

At least 15 years of relevant experience in managing design contracts, supervising design and related site works.

Preferably with at least 3 years’ experience working on the same capacity in an international airport project in an engineering – consulting firm.

Preferably with at least 5 years relevant experience in UAE or GCC region.

Excellent written and oral communication skills.

Systems Analyst wanted by ADCB bank – Abu Dhabi

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Expiry Date: 2018/08/10
Ref. JB3809473
Systems Analyst – Branch Initiatives

Job Description
To provide day to day transactional assistance and service to end users in the development, installation, delivery, maintenance, and issue resolution and provide support in the area of business applications that best meet end-user business processes and needs to ensure issues and inquiries are resolved in a prompt and effective manner in order to maintain smooth operations and minimise downtime

1.Software Development
Analyse functional and technical specification documents, perform system designing, coding and programing tasks and conduct unit testing to in order to ensure delivery of technology applications in line with business requirements
Conduct source code management in line with the bank’s Code Management Process in order to ensure source code is securely stored and available for re-deployment and enhancement

2.Project Delivery
Participate in business requirement analysis phase of new applications, review business requirements and map it to impacted business applications and convert business requirements into vendor understandable functional / technical specification documents in order to ensure software delivery will be in line with business requirements
Coordinate for software testing, issue resolution, provide

end user training and contribute for production deployment by adhering to bank’s technology security / standards in order to ensure robust technology solutions are delivered and deployed
Analyse business requests for system product set up / parameter change, identify required systems / applications, schedule, communicate and execute the changes in order to enable business users to launch the product or perform the requested function to carry out the business transactions

3.Core/Channel Banking Support
Provide application support by analysing issues and providing resolution, conduct periodic IT check/troubleshooting, implementation of patches and extend guidance to end users in order to facilitate banking operation smooth and to minimize downtime
Coordinate for testing fixes to ensure that the fix provided is aligned with the problem and to ensure a solution has been provided prior to handling the solution to the business users
Deliver software release by preparing the package and coordinate with relevant teams within IT for the successful release in order to ensure the software is released in relevant systems / environments

4.Software Testing
Analyse functional and technical specification documents to understand business requirements, plan and prepare test scripts and execute software testing in order to ensure all required scenarios are tested, test results are in conformity with business requirements without any defects and fit for production deployment in line with business / technical requirements

5.Policies, Processes, Systems and Procedures
Implement approved departmental policies, processes and procedures, and ensure employee adherence so that work is carried out to the required standard while delivering the required standards of service to customers and stakeholders

6.People Management
Manage self and team in line with ADCB’s people management policies, procedures, processes and practices to ensure adherence and to maximise own and employee contribution to business performance
Organise and supervise the activities and work of the team to ensure that targets and objectives are achieved and the business plan is delivered in line with the required policies, processes, procedures and systems

7.Customer Service
Demonstrate Our Promise and apply the ADCB Service Standards to deliver the bank’s required levels of service in all internal and external customer interactions

8.Continuous Improvement
Manage and motivate the team to ensure they contribute to, and participate in, the identification and implementation of change initiatives, programmes and projects in line with the bank’s standards

Skills
Having experience in ATM , POS terminals and Banking Kiosks
In depth knowledge in ATMs (NCR, Diebold ) and ATM Message protocols( NDC, IFX, ATM Web Interfaces), Card Printing
Strong project management skills with experience in multi-faceted project throughout the entire project life cycle
Understanding business needs, requirements, and expectations and devising; transforming functional requirement into technical solution
Planning project activities viz., system design, scoping, estimation, tracking, change management, release management, delivery management & post implementation support
Technically proficient on programming languages(Java, C++ etc), application servers(IBM Websphere,Weblogic), Enterprise Service Bus(TIBCO), Operating Systems(Windows, AIX), Database(MSSQL, Oracle, Oracle PLSQL),
Good knowledge of SOAP / Web Services, MQ
Basic familiarity with web technologies HTML / XML, java/asp scripts and IIS.

VAT Team Leader wanted by ADCB bank Abu Dhabi

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Expiry Date: 2018/08/06
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Team Leader – UAE VAT Strategic
Job Description
To undertake business and technical requirement analysis, translate
business requirements into technical solutions, transfer technical knowledge
to relevant stakeholders and provide support for production systems,
technology projects and changes in addition to supporting the Project
Manager and managing vendors in order to ensure timely and quality
project delivery and systems support

1. Project Management Contribute and support the Project Manager in the
delivery of technology enabling change initiative projects
and IT deliverables in high priority, medium or strategic
level for respective IT functional area adopting Project
Management framework principles in compliance with
ADCB standards

Participate and contribute in business requirement
analysis, RFP process, project approvals and assist the
Project Manager in the overall project administration for
project delivery in order to ensure that business
expectations are met
Review solutions provided by vendors against the project
requirement, assist the business in understanding system
functionality, coordinate for project and change delivery,
testing and deployment in order to ensure smooth and
trouble free transition in production environment.

2. System Management
Manage production applications and systems, analyse incidents and trouble shoot issues, provide solutions and coordinate with stakeholders for deployment of fixes, testing and production implementation of releases in order to facilitate banking operations and un-interrupted customer service
Coordinate and support problem management, change management, conducting IT health check, capacity planning, patch deployment, risk profiling, system integration, in order to ensure bank’s technology systems are secured and robus.

3. System Development
Direct team members in the areas of application design,

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Team Leader wanted by ADCB bank – Abu Dhabi

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Team Leader – Mobility
Job Description
To undertake business and technical requirement analysis, translate
business requirements into technical solutions, transfer technical knowledge
to relevant stakeholders and provide support for production systems,
technology projects and changes in addition to supporting the Project
Manager and managing vendors in order to ensure timely and quality

project delivery and systems support
Project Management Contribute and support the Project Manager in the
delivery of technology enabling change initiative projects
and IT deliverables in high priority, medium or strategic
level for respective IT functional area adopting Project

Management framework principles in compliance with

ADCB standards

Participate and contribute in business requirement

analysis, RFP process, project approvals and assist the

Project Manager in the overall project administration for

project delivery in order to ensure that business

expectations are met

Review solutions provided by vendors against the project

requirement, assist the business in understanding system

functionality, coordinate for project and change delivery,

testing and deployment in order to ensure smooth and

trouble free transition in production environment.

System Management
Manage production applications and systems, analyse incidents and trouble shoot issues, provide solutions and coordinate with stakeholders for deployment of fixes, testing and production implementation of releases in order to facilitate banking operations and un-interrupted customer service

Coordinate and support problem management, change management, conducting IT health check, capacity planning, patch deployment, risk profiling, system integration, in order to ensure bank’s technology systems are secured and robus.

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IT Project Manager wanted by ADCB bank in Abu Dhabi

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IT Project Manager CRS & AML
Job Description
To manage the implementation of technology projects and changes, provide subject matter expertise of various complexity based on an in-depth understanding of the bank’s systems, processes and functional business requirements and help design and develop technical solutions while supporting business with the management and maintenance of business systems

Project Management and Change Delivery Management
Manage and deliver technology projects and changes by engaging with various internal and external stakeholders and adopting the project management framework to ensure projects are completed within the defined timelines and budgets in compliance with ADCB standards

Manage the development, configuration, parameterisation, testing, deployment of technology changes and transition to production while extending support and guidance to business users for planning/conducting software acceptance testing

Develop and design technology solutions through business and application architecture principles and maintain efficient and agile technology for the business

Develop project approvals, RFPs, technical documents, procedures, transition documents and other project related documentation within scope of the subject matter of the project in line with the required standards

Coordinate with IT teams in planning and monitoring and adapt to changing business priorities to ensure technology changes are aligned with business requirements/priorities

System Management
Manage the support, maintenance and availability of a portfolio of banking applications along with managing key support processes like problem management and incident management

Manage a team of application support analysts responsible for supporting a wide range of banking applications to ensure availability of relevant application systems to support business and operation needs

Budget Management
Contribute to the preparation of the business area’s budget and manage and monitor the financial performance against the budget so that areas of unsatisfactory performance are identified, rectified promptly and potential performance improvement opportunities are capitalised upon

Manage planning and budgeting for technology projects and coordinate and contribute for preparation of business initiated technology projects, monitoring the financial performance against the budget for the bank and its subsidiaries

Identify opportunities for the appropriate and cost-effective investment of application solutions including sourcing, purchasing and development

People Management
Manage self and team in line with ADCB’s people management policies, procedures, processes and practices to ensure adherence and to maximise own and employee contribution to business performance

Manage the effective achievement of the team’s objectives through setting individual objectives, managing performance, developing the team and providing formal and informal feedback to maximise overall performance, engagement and motivation

Policies, Process, Systems and Procedures
Recommend and implement improvements to departmental policies, procedures and processes covering all areas of activity so that all relevant procedural requirements are fulfilled while ensuring that ADCB delivers best-in-class services, products and innovation

Continuous Improvement
Identify opportunities to contribute to organisational and departmental change initiatives, programmes and projects taking into account best practice and standards in the business environment

Maintain a current knowledge of emerging technology trends and techniques and proactively recommend innovative technology solutions to business for offering enhanced customer service/products

Customer Service
Demonstrate Our Promise and apply the ADCB Service Standards to deliver the bank’s required levels of service in all internal and external customer interactions

Skills
Strong technical experience in data analysis, solution design and delivery of the Compliance applications (SAS AML, FircoSoft, TRSD)
Essential Responsibilities include,
Managing technical team of IT resources responsible for system enhancements and project delivery for assigned Compliance applications.
Familiar with Dow Jones and World Check data files
Understanding of different types of Sanction Lists
Good Knowledge of AML & KYC / CDD, FATCA, CRS, Sanction Screening, Transaction Monitoring, Enterprise Case Management, Financial Crime and STR
Analyze defects, troubleshoot systems, identify root cause and implement fixes within SLA’s during project testing and post go live phase.
Familiar with System Development Life Cycle for new projects with Estimation, Funding, Scheduling, Requirements, Design, Construction, Testing and Release.
Interact with business stakeholders to gather/validate requirements, develop detailed technical specifications and design solutions that meet business objectives.

Manage relationship with suppliers/vendors and ensure Compliance applications are updated/patched in accordance with the service/support contracts.
Oversee application and server upgrade activities.
Work with third party vendors to develop software and integrate software (real-time and batch ; TIBCO , ETL etc.).
Experience in Waterfall and Agile application development methodology
Background of building queries and running data analytics in SQL and ORACLE databases

Project Manager wanted by ADCB bank – Abu Dhabi

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Expiry Date: 2018/08/06
Ref. JB3808194
Project Manager – Data Integration
Job Description
To manage the implementation of technology projects and changes, provide subject matter expertise of various complexity based on an in-depth understanding of the bank’s systems, processes and functional business requirements and help design and develop technical solutions while supporting business with the management and maintenance of business systems

Project Management and Change Delivery Management
Manage and deliver technology projects and changes by engaging with various internal and external stakeholders and adopting the project management framework to ensure projects are completed within the defined timelines and budgets in compliance with ADCB standards

Manage the development, configuration, parameterisation, testing, deployment of technology changes and transition to production while extending support and guidance to business users for planning/conducting software acceptance testing

Develop and design technology solutions through business and application architecture principles and maintain efficient and agile technology for the business

Develop project approvals, RFPs, technical documents, procedures, transition documents and other project related documentation within scope of the subject matter of the project in line with the required standards

Coordinate with IT teams in planning and monitoring and adapt to changing business priorities to ensure technology changes are aligned with business requirements/priorities

System Management
Manage the support, maintenance and availability of a portfolio of banking applications along with managing key support processes like problem management and incident management

Manage a team of application support analysts responsible for supporting a wide range of banking applications to ensure availability of relevant application systems to support business and operation needs

Budget Management
Contribute to the preparation of the business area’s budget and manage and monitor the financial performance against the budget so that areas of unsatisfactory performance are identified, rectified promptly and potential performance improvement opportunities are capitalised upon

Manage planning and budgeting for technology projects and coordinate and contribute for preparation of business initiated technology projects, monitoring the financial performance against the budget for the bank and its subsidiaries

Identify opportunities for the appropriate and cost-effective investment of application solutions including sourcing, purchasing and development

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IT Project Manager wanted by ADCB bank – Abu Dhabi

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Expiry Date: 2018/08/06
Ref. JB3808186
Job Description
To manage the implementation of technology projects and changes, provide subject matter expertise of various complexity based on an in-depth understanding of the bank’s systems, processes and functional business requirements and help design and develop technical solutions while supporting business with the management and maintenance of business systems

1.Project Management and Change Delivery Management
Manage and deliver technology projects and changes by engaging with various internal and external stakeholders and adopting the project management framework to ensure projects are completed within the defined timelines and budgets in compliance with ADCB standards

2.System Management
Manage the support, maintenance and availability of a portfolio of banking applications along with managing key support processes like problem management and incident management
Manage a team of application support analysts responsible for supporting a wide range of banking applications to ensure availability of relevant application systems to support business and operation needs

3.Budget Management
Contribute to the preparation of the business area’s budget and manage and monitor the financial performance against the budget so that areas of unsatisfactory performance are identified, rectified promptly and potential performance improvement opportunities are capitalised upon
Manage planning and budgeting for technology projects and coordinate and contribute for preparation of business initiated technology projects, monitoring the financial performance against the budget for the bank and its subsidiaries
Identify opportunities for the appropriate and cost-effective investment of application solutions including sourcing, purchasing and development

4.People Management
Manage self and team in line with ADCB’s people management policies, procedures, processes and practices to ensure adherence and to maximise own and employee contribution to business performance

5.Policies, Process, Systems and Procedures
Recommend and implement improvements to departmental policies, procedures and processes covering all areas of activity so that all relevant procedural requirements are fulfilled while ensuring that ADCB delivers best-in-class services, products and innovation

6.Continuous Improvement
Identify opportunities to contribute to organisational and departmental change initiatives, programmes and projects taking into account best practice and standards in the business environment
Maintain a current knowledge of emerging technology trends and techniques and proactively recommend innovative technology solutions to business for offering enhanced customer service/products

7.Customer Service
Demonstrate Our Promise and apply the ADCB Service Standards to deliver the bank’s required levels of service in all internal and external customer interactions

Skills
Minimum Experience
At least 8 years of experience in technology services with a banking industry background, with at least 5 years in a managerial capacity for management of financial applications / technical systems
Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in IT/Computer Science or equivalent
Professional Qualifications
PMP/ Prince 2 certification or equivalent
ITIL certification or equivalent

In-depth banking functionality and operations knowledge

in at least 3-5 of the following; core banking, lending, deposits, customer relationships and accounts, workflows and business processes, customer channels, payments and collection, cash management, cards and loyalty, middleware technology, business intelligence and analytics, trade finance, treasury systems, compliance and risk systems, ERP and HR systems, ATM/Pos acquiring, telephony and voice systems

IT analyst wanted by Emirates in Dubai

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IT SERVICE MANAGEMENT ANALYST – 180000PT
Posted Date: 03-May-2018
Closing Date: 17-May-2018
JOB PURPOSE
Perform a continuous cycle of service improvement to the production services that we provide to our customers through rigorous problem, service continuity, availability and capacity planning and management. Define and implement Service Level Objectives (SLOs) and ensure the agreed service levels are met.

Job Outline:
– Utilize analytical skills and tools in order to identify record, trends and analyze all problems that are assigned. Liaise effectively with the incident management teams, application support teams and technical teams to ensure all problems are investigated, diagnosed, have root cause analysis performed and permanent fixes implemented within the agreed terms of the SLO ensuring that these are prioritized by severity and impact criticality.

– Update the known error database with available interim solutions, and provide a monthly report to the line manager. Proactively identify potential issues which might become incidents, communicate the same to line management, and provide cost effective solutions in a timely fashion. Analyze incidents/alerts from EMS to ensure that potential problems are proactively detected and fixed before they cause business impact.

– Conduct detailed impact analysis, capacity planning and ensure that proper testing of proposed problem fixes are completed successfully before changes to the production environment are requested. Take end to end responsibility for all problems until permanent resolution ensuring that continuous progress updates are communicated to the key stakeholders. Escalate problems that age and are resulting in recurring incidents for the business.

– Work with the IT Management team of BITMs, ASMs and IT Technical Managers to develop SLOs for Emirates IT customers. Translate the business needs of the customer as defined by the BITM into technical requirements for service delivery infrastructure and liaise with the delivery teams to develop a design which uses standard services wherever possible.

– Ensure that the SLOs and SLAs are adhered to and supported by the relevant technical teams. Report and measure service availability in line with agreed service levels. Ensure that the SLOs are supported by the relevant Emirates Group departments (e.g. P&L, HR, Legal) through Operational Level Agreements (OLAs), and by external suppliers via Underpinning Contracts(UCs).

– Own and maintain the service catalogue for all available services to drive standardization and rationalization of all production services. Liaise with IT Strategy and Architecture to ensure the service catalogue supports the strategic directions for IT.

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Principal Project Manager wanted by ATKINS in Abu Dhabi

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Principal Project Manager
EN-002601
Nuclear
Abu Dhabi
Atkins Nuclear, now part of the SNC-Lavalin nuclear division has been operating for over 40 years with operations based in the Canada, UK, Europe, the Middle East, Asia and North America, and are fully engaged in the development of the next generation of nuclear power.

Our middle east office, centred in Abu Dhabi, has become one of the largest nuclear consultancies across the region, and at the forefront of emerging nuclear power markets.
 
As a result of continued growth, we are looking to recruit a nuclear-experienced project manager to help our client(s) manage some very complex organisational and technical projects.

Initially, we are looking for individuals to be based in Abu Dhabi, at the clients’ site, and take a senior client facing role on a secondment basis, but alongside an Atkins/SNC-Lavalin team of professionals.

Responsibilities:

Manage multidisciplinary project(s), using client developed project tools and processes
Standard delivery expectations such as reporting, safety leadership, risk management, schedule oversight, and client management
Confidently engage and build trust from a broad range of client stakeholders, from technicians to C-level executives

Requirements:

Essential:
8 years + professional experience,
Degree qualified engineer or scientist
Nuclear experience (at least 1 year)
Able to work in the field and interact well with delivery teams
Good standard of written English and the ability to write clear technical reports
Reasonable level of commercial awareness and demonstrate the ability to work within budget and programme
Innovative and open to ideas
Highly motivated and proactive, have good interpersonal skills and an ability to communicate effectively
Interpersonal skills, able to build and develop relationships internally and externally
Desirable:

Familiarity with the Arabic language
Project Management qualifications

Real Estate Project Management – BOEING – in DUBAI

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Real Estate Project Management
Company Boeing International Corporation – Dubai Branch office
Job ID 1800031529
Date posted 04/19/2018
Location Dubai United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates
 
Job Description
Boeing is the world’s largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial airplanes and defense, space and security systems. We are engineers and technicians. Skilled scientists and thinkers. Bold innovators and dreamers. Join us, and you can build something better for yourself, for our customers and for the world.

Office of Internal Governance and Administration drives value for the global enterprise through functional and service excellence. Planning and Real Estate delivers superior value by aligning and optimizing real property solutions in support of Company strategies and objectives.

ACCOUNTABILITIES

• Support Real Estate transactions and project management activities for the India/Middle East/Africa Region reporting to Real Estate Region Leaders and Company Partners.
• Planning and Real Estate, Real Estate Project Management with primary function for Major Projects >$10M, Acquisition, Disposition and Lease Transaction, Support to Planning initiatives, NDA’s, Special Studies, Municipality Interface for Acquisitions / Dispositions, Land Use Management and Compliance, Governance Boards, Financial Modeling, Transaction Performance over-site for Real Estate Service Providers.

Desired Skills
• Acts as a company subject matter expert and external spokesperson on real estate project management assignments.
• Manage and negotiate real estate project management transactions related to acquisition or disposition of real property assets.
• Implements due diligence activities including survey, title, environmental studies, site and facility plans, and entitlement conditions providing solutions to a variety of development project issues.
• Applies current real estate leasing and development principles, concepts, practices and standards.
• Negotiates Lease or sublease of real property terms and conditions, renewals, licenses, access agreements and other related real estate form of transactions.
• Manage property managers, brokers and other real estate service providers.
• Develops solutions to complex project development and land use planning issues using extensive research, feasibility modeling and value engineering.
• Advises management on issues pertaining to real estate land use plans and objectives.
• Contributes to the development of new real estate project management processes, concepts, practices and standards.
• Initiates and leads forecasting efforts. Manages complex projects within schedule and budget.
• Anticipates milestones in pursuit of project goals. Integrates and presents proposals to stakeholders and sponsors.
• Communicates approved plan to implementation team.
• Prepares and maintains master site facility plans.
• Leads space management initiatives and contribute to systems implementation.
• Analyzes regional or site business scenarios and strategies to develop proposals and plans.
• Leads regional or company-wide studies in support of proposals and plans.
• Performs site analysis, evaluates site capabilities, manufacturing processes and technology forecasts and incorporates these into asset use strategies.
• Interacts with internal and external organizations, senior level management and government agencies to identify and assess impact to the business operating plan.
• Prepares business case analysis. Leads the creation of long- and short-range tactical plans.

This requisition is for an international, locally hired position in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Benefits and pay are determined at the local level and are not part of Boeing U.S.-based payroll, and will commensurate with experience and
qualifications and in accordance with applicable UAE law. Employment is subject to the candidate’s ability to satisfy all
UAE labor and immigration formalities.

Division
OFFICE OF INT GOVERNCE

Relocation Assistance Available
No. Relocation assistance is not a negotiable benefit.

Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree and typically 10 or more years’ related work experience, a Master’s degree and typically 8 or more years’ related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Experience Level
Individual Contributor

Job Type
Standard

Travel
Yes, 25 % of the Time

Contingent Upon Program Award
No

Union
No

Job Code
8AAKX5