Program Manager - Large scale Data transformation

Program Manager - Large scale Data transformation

Job Title: Program Manager - Large scale Data transformation
Contract Type: Perm
Location: Hong Kong
Reference: 1808
Contact Name: Jackie Vargas
Job Published: November 24, 2020 16:51

Job Description

Our client, one of HK’s largest Blue-Chip Enterprises, is currently looking for a seasoned and experienced Program Manager who will lead the planning, delivery, and implementation of a large scale, multi-million-dollar Data Warehouse, Data Lake and new BI and analytics capabilities. 

The ideal candidate would be someone with proven experience in large-scale program/project delivery within a large enterprise and has demonstrable experience of implementing data warehouses/data lakes from conception to final delivery. 


  • Oversee the overall IT development and implementation for system integration with IT dependent systems according to the project scope and timeline
  • Be responsible for building use cases and strong business plan for senior stakeholder budget sign-off
  • Play a key role in the identification and selection of appropriate vendors
  • Ensure that the projects are broken down into clear milestones (requirements gathering, system development schedule, deployment, testing)
  • Plan, organize and control projects in order to deliver required quality business solutions within agreed timescales and budget
  • Create and manage IT project plan, costs, and resources
  • Oversee the SDLC, ensuring all major milestones are managed and adhered to
  • Manage project stakeholders effectively through appropriate matrix management
  • Put together reporting packs for C-Level stakeholders
  • Keep track of deadlines, deliverables, resources, and timelines
  • Identify, manage, and track project dependencies
  • Ensure all project commitments are met and reports on progress in accordance with IT PMO requirements
  • Manages project risks and issues throughout the project
  • Ensures appropriate change management processes are implemented

Required Skills for the Role:

  • Proven experience in in managing large scale Data Analytics/Data Warehouse/Data Lake project implementation in a large enterprise environment
  • University degree holder in Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering or related disciplines
  • Solid project management skills in planning, governance, issues management, risk management, resource management, and financial management
  • Proven experience in resolving commercial and contractual issues for IT projects
  • Proficient in English, both verbal and written
  • Demonstrable experience of managing large multi-year budgets
  • Effective communicator to different levels of stakeholders and can present complex ideas and technical details into layman terms
  • Strong capability in leading a large team of IT professional and vendors in development, system integration, system testing and system implementation
  • Strong personable characteristics with the ability to manage multiple concurrent work streams at the same time

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