Job ref no.: JR00055337
Sun Life Hong Kong Ltd

Assistant Manager, Technology Infrastructure (DBA)

Sun Life Hong Kong Ltd


Act as subject matter expert of Database administration:

  • Define standard process and procedures in DB administration, BAU operations, data backup and restoral, capacity planning, security configurations and disaster recovery.
  • Collaborate with other application support team, service team and architecture team in driving incident resolution and performance tuning.
  • Priorities, manage and deliver demands in database areas from users or IT peers team’s requests and or raised from planned or ad-Hoc projects.
  • Manage and deliver secure database setup, end of life upgrade, security patching in collaboration with service providers according to corporate standard.
  • Provide innovative solution to infrastructure needs, specialize in DB area including on-premises and on cloud.
  • Continuous looks for efficiency improvement on DBA process.

Manage technology service vendors:

  • Provide DB Admin service meet or exceed SLA.
  • Conduct capacity planning and monitoring regularly and manage follow up accordingly.
  • Assist the team manger to manage datacenter services provided by suppliers.


  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science or related discipline
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in systems and DB administration
  • Solid experience in administration of SQL Server and Oracle is essential
  • Experience in DB2/Informix/PostgreSQL/Aurora/DynamoDB/ UNIX env. (AIX/Linux) with scripting knowledge is an advantage
  • Experience in Window 2012/2016/2019 (including Active Directory Administration), ESXi, VDI, AIX, AWS cloud is an advantage
  • Knowledge of Application Servers (IIS, Websphere and JBOSS), TSM Backup software, Monitoring Software (sitescope), Job Scheduling tools (Control-M) and Lotus Notes/Exchange is an advantage
  • Self-starter, collaborative, creative, pragmatic and customer orientation
  • Strong analytical, problem solving and able to prioritize competitive tasks
  • Good planning and time management skills
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Good command of written and spoken English and Chinese

We offer 5-day work, attractive salary, MPF, group life and group medical insurance; and excellent career development opportunities to the right candidate.

We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applications from all qualified candidates. Application forms and resume will be kept for a period of 24 months after completion of the recruitment process. (All information will be held in strict confidence and only be used for recruitment purpose.

More job information
Job ref no. JR00055337
  • 5-day week
  • Discretionary bonus
  • Insurance plan
  • Medical plan
Job Function
  • Hunghom
Employment Term
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 5 years - 10 years
Career Level
  • Middle management level
  • Degree
  • Master's degree