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Senior Service Operations Lead

  • Technology
  • Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of China
  • Cathay Pacific

Reports to: Service Improvement Manager

Department: Information Technology (IMT)

To lead and manage a team of engineers to continually drive improvement opportunities within IT Operations, communicate with other BU and IT managers to ensure directions are aligned and resources effectively prioritized.

Key Responsibilities

  • To establish and drive a framework to ensure sustainable and effective service management of IT teams, while leading to team to focus on fixing any major problematic areas
  • To perform the role of a Scrum Master, working with different Product Owners to focus resources on most relevant initiatives
  • To represent IT Operations perspective in numerous Steering Committee, and communicate with Senior Management on Service Improvement and benefit
  • To ensure the team is properly capturing and prioritizing issues that are most impacting customer satisfaction, and drive the critical resolution/mitigation activities
  • To drive improvement of individuals performance and ensuring team members are all continually skilling up, both technically and environmental, business knowledge


  • Tertiary qualifications are essential
  • Minimum 10 years of IT experience
  • Proven experience in IT development area, especially in developing custom web and mobile applications
  • Proven experience in driving Good Practices of ITIL Service Transition and Operations management
  • Experience in the following disciplines: service quality management, application and infrastructure management
  • Experience in general people management and driving motivation of team members

Key IT Competencies:

  • Core (Behaviours) - Organisational & Financial Awareness, Analysis & Problem Solving, Planning & Organising, Communication & Influence, Team & Partnership, Leadership

  • Technical (Skills & Knowledge) – IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL), Service Management practice and tool, Quality Assurance, Agile/Devops or LEAN methodology, Log Analysis tools (e.g. Splunk/Elasticsearch) , Web Development (e.g. NodeJS, Go, Swift, C#, Java)

Application deadline: 18 August 2019

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