Senior Director Technology Full-time Job

2 weeks ago   IT & Telecoms   Dubai   175 views Reference: 37782
Job Details

Specific Responsibilities Include:

Scaling of VCA Technology Practice

Expand VCA Technology areas of support (included but not limited to Data Infrastructure, Mobile Banking Development, Implementation of Visa Products, Cards Operations etc.), developing potential offerings and go to market in close collaboration with other practices, VCA geographic leaders and other Visa function

Identify potential partners functional to the delivery of technology projects

Drive commercialization and revenues for the technology practice in CEMEA

Coordinate with global counterparts in other VCA global regions to facilitate the share of experience, experts and partners in the technology space

Supporting the development and execution of VCA’s strategic bets

Support the execution of in-flight strategic bets including but not limited to project management, partner engagement, client pitches and delivering on internal processes (e.g., NBIA)

Lead already identified initiatives to accelerate VCA growth include launch of new digital and risk platforms, commercialization of data solutions and programs for mid - long tail clients

Ensure identification and execution of additional strategic programs developed to drive tangible commercial impact, secure active stakeholder buy-in and provide a clear actionable path across stakeholders to implementation

Evaluate inorganic opportunities for their strategic value to advance the advisory business, in cooperation with other practices and VAS functions

Across the three mentioned areas of responsibility the role will

Drive thought leadership in the space of Technology and Education with creative, but highly practical and implementable solutions to the challenges faced by VCA

Develop clear, simple and impactful executive level communications, with a strong ability to persuade and influence senior decision makers

Demonstrate outstanding people skills including coaching and inspiring team members, supporting colleagues and acting as a magnet for future top talent to the VCA team

This is a hybrid position. Hybrid employees can alternate time between both remote and office. Employees in hybrid roles are expected to work from the office 2-3 set days a week (determined by leadership/site), with a general guidepost of being in the office 50% or more of the time based on business needs.

Company Description
Visa (NYSE: V) is a world leader in digital payments, facilitating transactions between consumers, merchants, financial institutions and government entities across more than 200 countries and territories. Our purpose is to uplift everyone, everywhere by being the best way to pay and be paid.