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Director, Software Networking Products

Date: 29-Mar-2021

Location: Singapore, Singapore

Company: Singtel Group

The Director, Software Networking Products will oversee and drive softrware and product development of integrated products across networking, cloud and security. 



  • Product management of next-gen software networking services such as SD WAN including roadmap planning, product life cycle, product development and processes
  • Monitor the development of new technologies, assess their value-add potential and applicability for adoption
  • Oversee and drive the implementation of strategic projects by leveraging on networking, data analytics as well as software technologies such as Docker, Kubernetes
  • Work closely with the software team to design and build technology that leads to a business purpose and customer value. Drive the strategy and execution of pre-sales and delivery of networking and cloud products and services
  • Provide leadership and management of the program, project and deliverable plans, risks and issues with resolution in order to maintain program timelines, milestones, cost, quality and scope
  • Develop and maintain the program environment to support each deliverable and outcome, ensuring consistent and effective proactive reporting, tracking, communication, and stakeholder management
  • Hold regular steering committee level meetings to update management for decision making, prioritisation, stringent program delivery tracking, revenue/cost tracking and forecasting
  • Work with various stakeholders in Finance, Operations, Sales in GTM activities for the products under the program


The ideal candidate should possess:

  • Minimally a Degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent.  MBA is advantageous.
  • More than 10 years Product /Solutions Architecture experience ideally from a globally recognised SaaS or PaaS vendor.
  • Experience with the Cloud (IAAS, SAAS, PAAS) market
  • Experience in networking technologies such as IP, SD WAN
  • Architecture design /implementation experience with multiple compute, storage, networking and virtualization technologies.
  • Knowledge in security such as MSS, TDR, MDR
  • Strong business acumen and ability to construct and evaluate business case and business performance
  • Ability to work with multiple stakeholders across diverse teams.
  • Good project management
  • Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build good rapport and collaborative working relationships with all levels of staff