Job ref no.: CT3127627-01#0229
Central Business Information Limited

Senior System Architect

Central Business Information Limited

CBI is expanding its operations and is recruiting Senior System Architect in Hong Kong. We are looking for candidates with relevant industry experience in investigative due diligence, business intelligence research and corporate investigations, who want to be part of our growing and diverse team.


  • Collaborate with technology teams in defining the technology strategy, solutions and architecture in data.
  • Establish and maintain core data models, information standard and data management lifecycle controls.
  • Work closely with business sponsors to identify opportunities, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns.
  • Take ownership of analytical projects end to end from extracting and exploring data, generating hypothesis, building structured analysis, and evaluating results.
  • Apply industry best practice to create scalable data platform that supports big data development, deployment, operation, and management.
  • Establish and execute the mechanism of data governance. Develop data standard and specifications, and monitor the implementation of data standard and specifications during the implementation of relevant projects.
  • Develop data quality standards and data quality control plans, conduct data quality management, tracking and monitoring, and establish data quality evaluation systems.
  • Lead in delivering the architectural design of enterprise scales, end-to-end solution for major projects; guide projects in their technology and vendor selections.
  • Ensure business alignment by translating business strategy and direction into technical vision, strategy and roadmap.
  • Lead in walk-throughs and reviews of systems design.
  • Lead the resolution of technically complex, cross-system or long term issues that impact business operation.
  • Lead the development of the IT architecture and facilitate its adoption; review technology selection and system designs for compliance with established architecture.
  • Provide high level consultancy or advice to management and technical teams to assist in decision-making.
  • Monitor and track progress of work products to ensure deliver according to predetermined estimates and plans


  • An university degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or related disciplines
  • Have 10 plus years of experience in technology with at least 5 years of architectural responsibilities (application or technical architecture)
  • Have current and strong development skills enabling the ability to bring architecture definition to actual implementation
  • Have excellent knowledge and experience of SCRUM
  • Have leadership skills - be able to lead discussions as well as strong delivery focus
  • Have good stakeholder management, influencing, and communication skills at all levels in the organization
  • The candidate is expected to have experience in the architecting of large scale data lake system. Ideally the candidate will have experience with the following platforms, tools and processes:
    • Data Science Languages / tools: R, Python, Tensorflow, Keras
    • Visual Analytic Tools: SAS, Tableau, PowerBI, Metabase
    • ETL Tools : IBM Datastage, Informatica, Talend
    • Data Warehouse technology: Oracle Exadata, SQL Server, Teradata, Redshift, IBM Data Warehouse
    • Database technology : Mysql, Postgresql, Mongodb, Oracle DB, IBM DB2, Microsoft SQL Server
    • New Data Lake technology: Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, Hive, MapReduce, Data Lake Analytics, Athena
    • Messaging technology: IBM MQ, Tibco, RabbitMQ
    • Integration Platform : Mulesoft, Snaplogic
    • Cloud Technology : Aliyun, AWS
    • Container Technology : Kubernetes, Docker, Swarm
    • Serverless Technology : Alibaba Function Compute, AWS Lambda, Kubeless
  • The custom software is being built using iterative development processes leveraging DevOps principles at scale to achieve Continuous Integration (CI) and continuous delivery (CD). The DevOps tools being used for deployment include Bit Bucket; Jenkins; Urban Code; Jira and associated add-ons and tools
  • A proactive and can-do attitude. Excellent communication skills in English, Cantonese, and Mandarin.
  • Candidates with more experience will be considered as Chief Systems Architect


  • 14 days Annual Leave
  • Quarterly Bonus
  • Half Year Promotion Review
  • Birthday Leave
  • Continual educational support
  • Attractive Medical scheme
  • Good working environment

Working Location: Wanchai

Interested candidates are invited to complete the application on the link: Online Application Form or by clicking Apply Now as below.

CBI is committed to a policy of non-discrimination and to promoting equality, diversity and opportunity in employment. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

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Job ref no. CT3127627-01#0229
Job Function
  • Wanchai
Employment Term
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 10 years
Career Level
  • Senior management level
  • Degree
  • 5-day week
  • Birthday leave
  • Compassionate leave
  • Dental plan
  • Discretionary bonus
  • Education subsidies
  • Marriage leave
  • Medical plan
  • … + 3 more