Head of Data (Banking)

Location: Hong Kong
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: 資訊科技
Reference: 34366_1673053203
Job Published: 2023年01月07日 09:00

Our client is a regional bank in HK and they are looking for a leader for its data team to cope up with its business strategies and development.

Job responsibilities:

  • Responsible for delivery of problem free and timely data warehouse and data mart services to business
  • Overall management of resource pool to ensure it meets business demand
  • Monitor and tracking overall data project portfolio and alert management for any discrepancies.
  • Keep abreast of latest technology (big data, data lakes) and provide IT consultancy to business
  • Oversee data architecture of the bank
  • Define / approve data warehouse / datamart development methodology; standards / policy eg. Agile / waterfall; design review process
  • Define/review / approve data management policy and processes
  • Define / review / approve data quality management processes (profiling, analyze, clean, report)
  • Perform / review on-going monitoring of the bank's data quality
  • Initiate data quality project (cleansing) if required or requested by business
  • Chair "Data Community User Group" to manage bank-wide data quality issues and develop data culture of the bank
  • Motivate staff by providing opportunities; skill sharing and cross training
  • As a member of IT architect & strategy committee provide subject matter expertise to review / signoff for strategic and large projects ; new tools, new technology and methodology (eg Agile / Scrum, cloud)


  • Possess excellent data management, data warehouse and data analytics skills
  • Possess strong organizational, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Provide leadership to IT and business in data management and data quality domain
  • Provide consultancy to business counterparts for any data related matters
  • Have in-depth knowledge and track record in implementing data warehouse and data model
  • Possess strong technical knowledge in databases and SQL languages (eg. Tableau)
  • Good understanding of future technology trends in particular in big data and AI
  • Maintain good relationship with IT vendors
  • Possess good understanding of budgeting, project costs / benefits analysis
  • Possess good resource management skill and provide cross train / up-skill to IT staff
  • Minimum 15 years experience in system development as project manager or equivalent capacity in banking environment
  • Minimum 10 years experience in managing data project as project manager or equivalent capacity in banking environment