Director, Insights & Data

 We have an exciting opportunity for a Director to join our Insights & Data Practice in Hong Kong

Solutions

·   Develop/refine Insights & Data architecture for the client covering the complete range from Data Integration/Ingestion till Data Visualization. This should be done across a range of technologies such as in Cloud, Advanced analytics including Big Data platforms, Data Science/analytics modeling platforms such as SAS, R etc.

·   Work with the client to build BI/Advanced analytics strategies, assist with database design, develop predictive modeling, data mining, web analytics, and analytics modeling with Python scripts

·   Craft the appropriate solutions for client’s business needs after careful evaluation of options, develop proposals to illustrate business value provided by the technical solutions.

 

Presales and business development

 

·   Develop and implement business intelligence architecture plans, assess cost and feasibility of system requests and ensure the plan supports both strategic and near-term needs.

·   Internal Business Development – BI Stream

·   Assess customer current level of BI services and help generate greater value from the BI solution by exploring Advanced analytics use cases

·   Collaborate with internal business stakeholders (customers), vendors, industry consultants and senior company management to define information needs, develop business cases and priorities, and manage service levels.

·   Create and maintain productive relationships with vendors and consultants to resolve operational issues, execute approved initiatives, secure input, and counsel on new initiatives, and liaise with software vendors wherever needed.

 

Delivery

·   Mentor, coach and lead other architects and consultants in the team in relation to BI/Analytics projects

·   Review and coach on Architecture, and technical solution components conduct technical reviews to improve productivity and efficiency

·   Help instill a culture of continuous improvement in the quality of delivery

·   Assist Project Managers by providing inputs on architecture/technical activities, detail the technical activities and help manage the work packages with the consultants

 

Job Requirements:

·   12+ years of experience in Analytics implementations including BI/Data Warehousing and Big Data/Advanced analytics projects. Must have delivered projects with Data Visualization best practices with traditional and emerging BI tools.

·   Adept at eliciting and articulating Big Data and advanced analytics use cases

·   Must have experience building business cases/value realization models to illustrate business benefits

·   Prior experience working in a System Integrator (SI) environment

·   Strong full cycle presales experience

·   Ability to utilize critical thinking skills, perform strategic planning and conduct project management.

·   Meet with/present to C-Level and prepare with thoroughness for each customer interaction to capably react to unexpected client requirement and leverage your broad experience to help ensure the long-term success of our top-tier customers.

·   Experience working with multiple disparate data sources in various BI technology, understanding of data modeling techniques

·   Experience with advanced BI topics such as complex calculations, table calculations, parameters, geographic mapping, and performance optimization

·   Experience leading a small team of onshore/offshore developers and providing mentorship is required

·   Excellent client interaction, problem-solving & communication skills

·   Experience working in an agile environment is required

 

Ref:

651003

Posted on:

June 21, 2021

Experience level:

Experienced Professional

Contract type:

Permanent Full Time

Location:

Hong Kong

Business units:

I and D Global Business Line

Department:

Big Data & Analytics