AVP, Program Manager Cloud & Infrastructure Services, Technology Group


Singapore, SG

Job Function:  Technology Group
Job Type:  Permanent
Req ID:  15744

GIC is one of the world’s largest sovereign wealth funds. With over 2,000 employees across 11 locations around the world, we invest in more than 40 countries globally across asset classes and businesses. Working at GIC gives you exposure to an extraordinary network of the world’s industry leaders. As a leading global long-term investor, we Work at the Point of Impact for Singapore’s financial future, and the communities we invest in worldwide.
Technology Group
We experiment, design, and lead a 24×7 global business where we support core capabilities in asset management, trading, investment operations, and risk management. We deliver secure, reliable, and integrated solutions, and provide insights on new, and emerging technologies. 
Infrastructure & Platform Services Team
You will help to build and sustain strong technology foundations forming the bedrock of GIC’s digital solutions. 
What impact can you make in this role? 
You'll be empowered to be at the top of your game by providing strategic partnership, and innovative technology solutions that supports GIC’s vision of being a tech-driven, global, long-term investment firm.
What will you do as a AVP, Cloud Business Operations,Technology Group?

You will be responsible for managing and administrating IT projects related to cloud infrastructure, ensuring their successful completion on time, within budget, and to the required quality standards. This role requires a strong technical background in AWS cloud technologies, excellent project management skills, and the ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams:

  • Manage and deliver IT projects related to AWS cloud infrastructure, including planning, execution, monitoring, and control. 

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define project scope, objectives, and deliverables, ensuring alignment with business goals and requirements. 

  • Develop and maintain project plans, schedules, budgets, and resource allocation, ensuring timely and effective project delivery. 

  • Identify and manage project risks, issues, and dependencies, implementing mitigation strategies as needed. 

  • Ensure effective communication and collaboration among project stakeholders, including team members, vendors, and business partners. 

  • Monitor project progress and performance, providing regular status updates and reports to senior management. 

  • Ensure compliance with project management methodologies, standards, and best practices. 

  • Manage and maintain AWS cloud infrastructure, ensuring its reliability, security, and optimal performance. 

  • Implement and maintain cloud services, including provisioning, configuration, and monitoring. 

  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues related to cloud infrastructure, network connectivity, and application performance. 

  • Implement and enforce security best practices, including access controls, data encryption, and vulnerability management. 

  • Facilitate Cross functional team working groups and prepare necessary updates to Steering / working group committees. 

  • Administer and maintain oversight of key cloud contracts and upkeep project / team budgets. 

  • Stay up-to-date with the latest cloud technologies and industry trends, making recommendations for continuous improvement. 

What qualifications or skills should you possess in this role?

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field. 

  • Proven experience in IT project management, including planning, execution, and monitoring. 

  • Knowledge of AWS cloud services, including compute, storage, networking, and security. 

  • Knowledge infrastructure automation tools (e.g., Terraform, Ansible) and scripting languages (e.g., Python, PowerShell) and DevOps tooling 

  • Solid understanding of networking concepts, protocols, and security principles. 

  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to troubleshoot complex issues in a fast-paced environment. 

  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work effectively in cross-functional teams. 

  • Relevant certifications in project management (e.g., PMP, PRINCE2) and AWS cloud technologies (e.g., AWS Certified Solutions Architect, AWS Certified DevOps Engineer). 

  • Experience with DevOps practices and CI/CD pipelines. 

  • Knowledge of monitoring and logging tools (e.g., CloudWatch, Prometheus, ELK stack). 

  • Familiarity with ITIL framework and IT service management processes. 


Work at the Point of Impact
We need to be forward-looking to attract the right people to help us become the Leading Global Long-term Investor. Join our ambitious, agile, and diverse teams - be empowered to push boundaries and pursue innovative ideas, share your views, and be heard. Be anchored on our PRIME Values: Prudence, Respect, Integrity, Merit and Excellence, which guides us in how we make our day-to-day decisions. We strive to inspire. To make an impact. 

Flexibility at GIC

At GIC, our offices are vibrant hubs for ideation, professional growth, and interpersonal connection. At the same time, we believe that flexibility allows us to do our best work and be our best selves. Thus, our teams come into the office four days per week to harness the benefits of in-person collaboration, but have the flexibility to choose which days they work from home and adjust this arrangement as situational needs arise.

GIC is an equal opportunity employer 
As an employer, we passionately believe every individual brings with them unique diversity of thought and perspectives to meaningfully enrich perspectives of GIC teams to drive competitive performance. An inclusive environment yields exceptional contribution.
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Our PRIME Values

Our PRIME Values

GIC is a values driven organization. GIC’s PRIME Values act as our compass, enabling us to fulfil our fundamental purpose and objectives. It is the foundational bedrock which governs our behaviors, our decision making, and our focus. It informs both our long-term strategy as a firm, and the way we relate to our Client, business partners and employees. PRIME stands for Prudence, Respect, Integrity, Merit and Excellence.