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Consulting - Data Analytics - Big Data Architect - Hong Kong

Location:  Hong Kong
Other locations:  Primary Location Only
Salary: Competitive
Date:  15-Jan-2022

Job description

Requisition ID:  440823

Consulting – Data and Analytics – Big Data Architect – Hong Kong



The Opportunity 

We are looking for a Big Data Architect to join our Technology Consulting – Data and Analytics (DnA) team in our Hong Kong office. 
EY Data and Analytics (EY DnA) is our flagship data and advanced analytics capability within EY Asia-Pacific, with over 500 specialist employees working across multiple industry sectors. 
We implement information-driven strategies and systems that help grow, optimize and protect client organizations. We go beyond strategy and provide end to end implementation of real-life data environments and have some of the best architects, project managers, business analysts, data scientists, big data engineers, developers and consultants in the region. 


Your Key Responsibilities 

As a Big Data Architect, you will lead our DnA team to design and implement Enterprise Data Platform Architecture & advanced analytics solutions utilizing leading big data platforms, cloud technologies and data architectures such as Data Lakehouse, Data Fabric and Data Mesh. Our team is working on some of the latest technologies in the region using advanced analytics solutions such as Azure, AWS, Cloudera, Snowflake etc. 


Your main responsibilities include: 


  • Architect and design Big Data Platforms on cloud or hybrid cloud environment 
  • Document the architecture design against the business requirements  
  • Learn about new data and analytics technologies and methodologies, and advise client on latest big data and analytics technologies 
  • Lead engagement teams for Data Architecture, Data Platform Build projects; mobilise and manage the project team 
  • Lead the pursuit of new Data Architecture and Data Platform Build projects 
  • Present and explain Big Data Architecture technologies to senior client stakeholders 
  • Provide regular performance feedback, coaching and direction to team members regarding career development aligned to their career aspirations 



Skills and Attributes for Success 

To qualify for the role, you must have: 


  • At least 10 years’ experience in Data and Analytics with 5+ years’ experience in a similar role as Solution Architect, Data Warehouse Architect or Big Data Architect. Candidate with less experience will be considered as Manager 
  • Strong stakeholder management skills across multiple levels for both internal and external 
  • Expert in Big Data platforms such as Hortonworks, MAPR, EMR, HDInsight or Cloudera 
  • Strong in batch and real-time streaming technologies such as Datastage, Informatica, ODI, Spark, Flink, Kafka 
  • Strong in cloud platforms such as Azure, AWS, Google Cloud Platform or Alibaba 
  • Ability to lead business development with a proven track record of achieving consulting sales in the Data & Analytics domain 
  • Experience with or knowledge of traditional DW environments: Teradata, Oracle, DB2, SQL Server 
  • Fluency in English, Mandarin or Cantonese preferred 


Ideally, you’ll also have: 


  • Exceptional communicational skills to build strong business relationship with senior executives 
  • Superior internal and external stakeholder management skills with the ability to credibly communicate, negotiate and influence strategic outcomes at C-level executives 
  • Demonstrable experience as either the technical lead or SME for complex Data and Analytics project in end-to-end project delivery 


What We Offer 

We strive to recruit the talented people. This means you will be surrounded by highly skilled and passionate individuals wherever you go at EY. When you join our team, you open the door to a stimulating international career. It is rewarding to be part of an organization that is at the forefront of analytics. You will get a chance to work on and support sophisticated and market-leading products. We are a global organization with a promising future and lots of opportunities for you to evolve and grow. A culture where respect, integrity and teaming define the way we work together. You'll also find support for your continuous growth and success. 


  • Continuous learning: You’ll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next 
  • Success as defined by you: We’ll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way 
  • Transformative leadership: We’ll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs 
  • Diverse and inclusive culture: You’ll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs 


About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and consulting services, we hire and develop the most passionate people in their field to help build a better working world. This starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. So that whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.


If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

Join us in building a better working world.


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