Head of Data Engineering / Architect

Job Title: Head of Data Engineering / Architect
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Salary: attractive package
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 10882 _1584931915
Contact Name: Jonathan Hung
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 23, 2020 10:51

Job Description

Our client is a listed corporation based in Hong Kong. They are seeking a key member for their digital transformation to provide inputs to define and execute a strategic roadmap for enterprise data architecture by identifying the current landscape and future business goals.

We are now seeking for Head of Data Engineering / Architect


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics or related disciplines, preferably with a Master's degree
  • Minimum 10 years' working experience in data analytics, data mining or data science role, of which 5 years as a BI engineer / professional or Data Engineer is a must
  • Proficient and experienced in designing, building, operating and maintaining data lake and data warehouse, data ingestion using prominent ETL tools, data visualization and building dashboards
  • Proven track record on leading high-performing data analytic teams to deliver advanced quantitative analysis and statistical modelling that make positively impact to business performance
  • Experienced in using common data science toolkits, such as Tableau, R, Weka, NumPy, MatLab, etc.
  • Proven command of R, Python, C#, Java, C++, Scala or similar languages
  • A result oriented team builder and lead by example
  • Good business acumen and strong analytical skills
  • Strong communication & interpersonal skills


  • Lead a team of data engineers responsible for enabling the Group's customer insight analytics capabilities. Building, operate and maintain the customer data platform for the Group
  • Lead the design and building of data lake and data warehouse architecture using emerging technologies and tools
  • Ingest data into the data platform from various data sources and perform data cleansing, tagging and segmentation
  • Translate complex business requirements into scalable technical solutions meeting data platform design standards. Solid understanding of analytics needs and proactive-ness to build generic solutions to improve efficiency
  • Model data and metadata to support reporting, analytics, and data science programs. Find and create new data sources and ETLs to expand analytical capabilities
  • Dive deep into fuzzy problems, and answer critical business questions. Extract valuable insights from data to better understand our customers
  • Explain technical concepts and analysis clearly to a wide audience, including senior executives
  • Manage the delivery of high impact dashboards and data visualizations
  • Define and manage SLAs for all data sets and processes running in production
  • Work with relevant internal and external domain experts to set up data compliance and governance best practices. Manage and operate the platform strictly in line those best practices

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