Head of Data Analytics, Strategic Technology Centre

ST Engineering Land Systems Ltd. | Date Posted: 13-Feb-2019
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Job Description

Company: Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd
Business Area: ST Engineering

Data Analytics Strategic Technology Centre (DA STC) is a Centre of Excellence that aim to develop key data analytics technologies to support ST Engineering’s global growth plans and provide a platform to differentiate our next generation ST Engineering’s products and solutions across various businesses.
This position reports directly to Chief Digital Officer in ST Engineering – Digital Office.

He/She is to lead the establishment of DA STC and build strategy for data-analytics driven new business creation, which include capability development as well as technology and product roadmap, connecting closely with key stakeholders from business sectors and corporate digital and technology office. He will be responsible for the build-up of the analytics capabilities to analyse data and create meaningful insights, and identify suitable technology to maintain the underlying data analytics infrastructure from development-to-full scale production to support business needs. This includes maintaining strong working relationships between the DA STC and ST Engineering’s corporate as well as the business sectors.

Head DA STC will be a steward to improve data quality in the group. To be a champion of DA STC projects, including both technology/platform development collaborative projects with business sectors, and ensure the successful completion of key milestones and translation to commercialization. To drive IP generation in the data analytics domain to support ST Engineering’s proprietary position.

Head DA STC will be a strong advocator in data being developed as a viable resource for current and future business needs. This includes becoming an effective connector to manage research collaboration with external Centres of Excellence, Research Institutions as well as start-ups, both locally and globally, as part of tapping external technologies/solutions that will complement the core DA STC’s technology platform.

He/she shall develop a  team of data practitioners to enable and support a culture of data analytics, which include data scientists, data engineers, data analysts and data architects. This includes providing expertise and consults on all new major data-related or data-intensive initiatives. In addition, the Hd will lead ST Engineering’s DA Talent community, and actively coach and mentor the group’s DA Talent corps. In this regard, the Head will also be responsible for the conceptualisation and implementation of the group’s DA Training and career roadmap.

He/she will work with the Chief Information Officer to develop data protection, management and governance policies and practices to uphold data integrity and interoperability. In consultation with CIO to build and maintain an interoperable enterprise network that supports seamless data flow in the company.

​He will plan and manage the annual budget of DA STC.