Job ref no.: 296555360-2022132
Octopus Holdings Limited

Architect/Senior Architect

Octopus Holdings Limited

 Job Responsibilities:

  • Be a member of the system architecture team to serve internal and overseas customers

  • Implement and support mission critical clearing and settlement systems and respective central back office solutions

  • Transform business needs into high quality application/database design & specification and support application development 

  • Review and enforce application/database development standards and processes 

  • Perform overall database performance tuning, upgrade and change management

  • Lead prototyping efforts in various application, database & infrastructure re-engineering activities

  • Responsible for server & SAN storage installation, configuration, patching and testing

  • Carry out system administration, support, implementation and performance tuning

  • Liaise with relevant parties on requirements, testing, implementation and deployment

  • Coach small team to perform design, development, software testing and overseas clients’ IT operations per service levels


  • Degree holder in Computer Science/Computer Engineering or related discipline

  • Minimum 8 years of experience in database/system design & administration and cloud infrastructure provisioning

  • Hands on experience and in-depth knowledge in VMware, Weblogic, Tomcat, Active Directory Cognos, administration and related infrastructure management and control

  • Work experience in Oracle Database 19c, Oracle RAC, PostgreSQL, MySQL, MS SQL, in performance tuning and troubleshooting is an advantage

  • Practical experience in working with Infrastructure-as-code using open technology like Packer, Terraform and Ansible for both cloud and on premise infrastructure provisioning

  • Experience in Linux, Solaris, Windows is preferred

  • Experience in Azure, AWS cloud environments and PaaS DBs would be a plus

  • Able to work under pressure and self-motivated, sometimes in non-office hours

  • Independent, capable in providing suggestions on system design

  • Proficient in written and spoken English and Chinese with strong communication skills

  • Candidate with more experience will be considered as Senior Architect

We offer successful candidate an attractive remuneration package and excellent career prospects. Interested parties please send your resume, present and expected salary, contact details and quoting the reference number by clicking Apply Now

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More job information
Job ref no. 296555360-2022132
Job Function
Work Model
  • On-site / At the workplace
Employment Term
  • Full-time
  • 8 years - 17 years
Career Level
  • Middle management level
  • Degree