Manager, Data

Location Hong Kong
Experience level Experienced Hire
Job details sector Information Technology
Apply before 09/25/2017

Purpose of the Role:


The Data Management role will support both Operational and Analytical use cases. The Data Management Applications include Oracle-based Data Stores and associated Informatica ETL and DBMoto Data Replication as well as Informatica Master Data Management and the permanent data connectors to the Cloudera Hadoop based Data Lake.


Key Accountabilities:


The successful candidate will have strong Data Management background allowing him / her to deliver in a high-profile role, critical to the AXA Asia Digital Transformation including the delivery and rollout of the Data & API program across the region.

  • Overall owner for all Data Management application
  • Oversight of Data Management requirements gathering, analysis and clarification
  • Overall owner of design of Data Management components including Data Models, ETL, MDM and Data storage systems (including non-functional design)
  • Key contact for engagement of Data Management vendors deliver to ensure delivery of high-quality Regional Data Solutions
  • Actively monitor the delivery life cycle and manage scope, schedule, quality and cost.
  • Oversee Data Quality review, definition of validation rules and exception handling
  • Lead Performance Tuning across Data technologies
  • Review and signoff functional and technical designs and specifications
  • Review test scope, test approach, and test strategies related to Data Management
  • Liaise with AXATech on non-production and production infrastructure and environments
  • Work with vendor and internal teams to plan and complete production implementation
  • Own and maintain the application domain knowledge for Data Management applications, drive the team to maintain awareness of technology trends to ensure the delivery of best practices
  • Mentor new members of the team


Experience / Qualification:
  • Typically requires a tertiary qualification in an IT discipline or related field
  • Minimum of 7-10 years of proven leadership and Business Intelligence experience in the financial services industry
  • Strong analytical capability and skills related to business intelligence (i.e. - database architecture design, Data Services and API application configuration, MIS report development, etc.)
  • Ability to make insightful, successful decisions
  • Competent delivering results through ownership & drive
  • Proven ability to lead, motivate and develop a team
  • Exposure to transformational change within a business
  • The ability to think creatively and ensure services meets stakeholder needs and are fit for purpose.
  • The ability to manage multiple tasks, work to tight deadlines and monitor team members’ targets and KPIs


Would you like to wake up every day driven and inspired by our noble mission and to work together as one global team to empower people to live a better life? Here at AXA we strive to lead the transformation of our industry. We are looking for talented individuals who come from varied backgrounds, think differently and want to be part of this exciting transformation by challenging the status quo so we can push AXA - a leading global brand and one of the most innovative companies in our industry - onto even greater things.

 

In a fast-evolving world and with a presence in 64 countries, our 166,000 employees and exclusive distributors anticipate change to offer services and solutions tailored to the current and future needs of our 103 million customers.


AXA Hong Kong, a member of the AXA Group, prides itself of serving over 1 million customers in Hong Kong and Macau. Besides being one of the largest health protection providers in Hong Kong, it is also the number 1 General Insurance provider1 and a market leader in motor insurance.

AXA Hong Kong is committed to helping its customers achieve stability and prosperity through providing a comprehensive range of life, health, property and casualty protection, as well as wealth management and retirement solutions.

We believe it is our inherent responsibility to support the communities we operate in, hence creating a sustainable business via constant and considerable contribution in the dimensions of health, environment and the community.

1Based on 2013 Office of the Commissioner of Insurance market share statistics



We offer excellent career prospects and attractive remuneration package to the right candidates.