Manager, Data and API

Location HONG KONG
Experience level Experienced Hire
Job details sector Information Technology

The Data Management role will support both Operational and Analytical use cases. The Data Management Applications include Oracle-based Data Stores and associated integration tool like Azure Data Factory and DBMoto Data Replication as well as Informatica MDM.

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 program across the region.

Your responsibilities

  • Overall owner for all Data Management applications
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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, etc.)

  • Competent delivering results through ownership & drive

  • Proven ability to lead, motivate and develop a team

  • The ability to think creatively and ensure services meets stakeholder needs and are fit for purpose.

  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written

  • Demonstrated ability to create strong working relationships with others

  • Ability to gather, synthesise and analyse data and draw logical conclusions

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 and Macau, a member of the AXA Group, prides itself on serving over 1.3 million customers[1] in the region. In addition to being the #1 global Property & Casualty commercial lines insurer[2], we are also one of the largest health protection providers in Hong Kong and Macau. 

‘Empowering people to live a better life’ is the goal of AXA Hong Kong and Macau, which is reflected in everything we do. We are one of the most diversified insurers, providing a full range of coverage for individual and commercial customers. We offer all-round, integrated solutions across Life, Health and Property & Casualty to address all their insurance needs. 

AXA is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to promote Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) by creating a work environment where all employees are treated with dignity, respect, and where individual differences are valued. We welcome and treasure diverse profiles to join our big family, and to build an inclusive culture together which allows everyone to maximize their personal potential.

[1] Including customers of AXA China Region Insurance Company Limited, AXA China Region Insurance Company (Bermuda) Limited (incorporated in Bermuda with limited liability), and AXA General Insurance Hong Kong Limited

[2] AXA Corporate Solutions, AXA Matrix Risk Consultants, AXA Insurance Company, and AXA Art with AXA XL’s insurance and reinsurance operations combined 

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