QNB1380 - Head of Electronic Switch

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Country: Qatar
Closing Date: 30-Sep-2015
About QNB

Established in 1964 as the country’s first Qatari-owned commercial bank, QNB Group has steadily grown to become the largest bank in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region.

QNB Group’s presence through its subsidiaries and associate companies extends to more than 31 countries across three continents providing a comprehensive range of advanced products and services. The total number of employees is more than 28,000 serving up to 20 million customers operating through 1,000 locations, with an ATM network of 4,300 machines.

QNB has maintained its position as one of the highest rated regional banks from leading credit rating agencies including Standard & Poor’s (A), Moody’s (Aa3) and Fitch (A+). The Bank has also been the recipient of many awards from leading international specialised financial publications.

Based on the Group’s consistent strong financial performance and its expanding international presence, QNB currently ranks as the most valuable bank brand in the Middle East and Africa, according to Brand Finance Magazine.

QNB Group has an active community support program and sponsors various social, educational and sporting events.


The incumbent will be responsible for managing and leading the detailed planning and technical design and development of applications using existing and emerging technology platforms provide the required tools and monitoring of distributed banking systems, overall systems versions controls, applications installed for both backup and production via a documented systems life cycle process.



Ensure that all areas of the Group are supported with proper computer systems in accordance with the IT standards

Work with System Administrators to implement new hardware/software applications.

Oversee technicians and consultants and vendors as needed.

Consult with Program Directors and Management Team to create efficient work flow.

Maintain contact with Head of ePayment Systems and serve as liaison between the technical team and customers.

Work collaboratively with project management to define and meet schedules and deliver stable, manageable and high quality solutions.

Good oral and written communication skills in both English and Arabic (preferable).Proficiency in IT tools, techniques and related procedures, including best practices relating to the same.

Knowledge of banking processes/ operations and procedures, transactions and banking systems.

Proven experience of directly supervises System Consultant, System Specialist, Senior System Administrator and System Administrator


Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, MIS, Engineering, Telecommunications, Business Administration or a related technical field.

Note: you will be required to attach the following:
1. Resume / CV