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Data Engineer - Tech firm & Media

  • Location: Hong Kong
  • Salary: HK$600000 - HK$840000 per annum + bonus per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 year ago

  • Sector: Technology
  • Contact: Paris Herard
  • Start Date: June 2021
  • Expiry Date: 27 February 2022
  • Job Ref: JN -052021-459238

Currently hiring two Data Warehouse specialist/Senior Data Engineers for two different clients but with similar requirements.

The first one is a global and reputed Media firm whereas the second is well known large Tech firm headquartered in HK. They are both creating a new Data Engineering team.

Position overview

Reporting to the Senior director Data Analytics, the team has been created in order to create a centralised DataWarehouse / Data Mart focusing on customer. Supporting different teams and business units across APAC: data analyst/data scientist and engineers

From design, architecture, hands on building/ implementation to the delivery, you manage from end to end the projects and participate into the data strategy.

You will also bring a special care on the data quality/data governance of this project. Creating a data catalog, guarding user privacy and respecting the SLA. Finally, you provide guidance and training to the other teams to teach them how to use the platform.

Career path: very senior candidate can be considered as Team Lead and more junior candidates can be considered for the Tech firm.

Key responsibilities

- Design and participate into the DataWarehouse/ Mart architecture

- Build the ingestion procession, storage and consumption system data

- Operate the data platform

- Partner up with several internal teams

- Train them on how to use the platform

Desired qualifications

  • From 2 year to 6 years' experience in ETL, Data Warehouse or data engineer related roles
  • Good understanding in big data tools such as Hadoop, Spark, Flink, Storm
  • Ideal first experience in Cloud (Azure, AWS or GCP)
  • Fluent in English. Any other Asian language is a plus (Cantonese, Mandarin, Korean, Japanese) but not mandatory

Location: Hong Kong - WFH: allowed and encouraged

- Permanent role

- Start Date: May/June 2021 but open to longer notice period

- Attractive base salary: depending on seniority up to HKD 75 k/ month

- Bonus: 15-20% + 20 annual leaves

Interested in this description? Would you like to know more?

The next steps are to apply with an updated CV to or a first call through my direct line +852 6106 7562 for a confidential discussion.