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Lead System Engineer

Global Bankers Search and Selection


Ref: NP509-101

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

New Vacancy - Lead System Engineer – Kuwait. Reporting to a Manager/Snr Manager

Role and Responsibilities

• Reporting to a Manager/Senior Manager you will handle various Systems Implementation and Modification Projects, and Lead System Engineers to rectify Systems’ Issues and Bugs to ensure that all Systems provide the desired level of Services to Support Business in achieving Objectives
• Lead System Selection/Development, Implementation and Post Implementation Support
• Lead and Guide System Engineers to complete Tasks related to Systems Administration, Monitoring, Troubleshooting, and Remediation of the Issues and foster Knowledge Sharing Environment.
• Resolve Complex Technical Issues, and work with Team Engineers and Vendors to Resolve Complex Issues
• Ensure proper Analysis and Testing of Systems are arranged to Identify Errors and ensure Conformance to Standards
• Oversee Installation of various Applications within the Bank and Track Validity of Licenses.
• Administer Server Tasks both Scheduled and Unscheduled on Daily basis
• Collaborate with Vendors and Suppliers to for Executing Projects to ensure Adequate Deliverables
• Direct System Engineers to complete any Audit Findings within Agreed Dates and ensure Compliance with Findings to Mitigate Future Issues
• Ensure Compliance with the department and Bank Policies and Procedures, Technology Risk, and Audit
• Perform variety of Tasks within the general Scope of the Job and others that may be assigned by the Management


• Bachelor degree in Computer Science / Computer Engineering / IT or any equivalent and preferably with MBA
• 4 to 6 years of related experience preferably in Banking industry
• PMP / CCP-V / ITIL / CRISC / Oracle or any equivalent Certificates is a plus
• Kuwaiti nationals

Preferred Skills

• Familiar with Core Banking Systems / Oracle E-Business Suite / SWIFT / SIRON Solutions / Eximbills / AMLock / Automic Solutions
• Cloud Computing / Core Java / XML / PL/SQL / Interfaces and Forms Personalization / Workflows
• System Analysis and Design
• Attentiveness
• Team Work
• Problem Solving
• Communication

About the Company

Global Bankers Search & Selection Ltd provides specialist recruitment services to Clients in the Banking and Financial Services sector. We work with a diverse range of Organisations and have an excellent track-record of identifying and attracting high-calibre, mid senior executive level Candidates based globally for Permanent, Interim and Contract positions. We also offer a comprehensive, bespoke Search and Selection and Mapping Service.

Our Consultants are experienced professionals with an in-depth knowledge of the industry, so they fully understand the kinds of challenges you face. Our searches span the UK / GCC / MENA / Far East / Asia Pacific Regions. Our network of contacts includes talented professionals within, but not limited to, the following specialisms:

     Finance & Accounting
     Investment Banking / Investment Management
     Retail Banking
     Islamic Banking
     Corporate & Commercial Banking
     Private Banking & Wealth Management 
     IT into Finance
     HR into Banking & Finance
     Mortgage & Secured Loans Brokerages 
     Lenders & Packagers

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