Associate Director - Big Data Analytics (Data Mining)

Job Title: Associate Director - Big Data Analytics (Data Mining)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH9656_1569548424
Contact Name: Karen Cheng
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 27, 2019 09:40

Job Description

About the Client

Our client is a Hong Kong local conglomerate with a powerful market position in the provision of innovation, design and hospitality services. The company has a strong presence within HK and Greater China and recent positive developments have provided a springboard for further growth. With an ambitious global expansion plan with their e-business eco-system, an Associate Director Big Data Analytics & Data Mining has arisen.

About the Role

Reporting to the CEO and leading a team of 2, you will lead a highly innovative team to strategically leverage the vast amounts of data from group level to better serve the customer. Your primary focus will be building advanced data mining techniques, spearheading statistical analysis aligned to key business goals, and architecting high quality prediction systems to integrate with the digital and technology team as well as using advance machine learning techniques. As a team leader, you will lead and inspire a team focused on the use of data and predictive algorithms to improve the customer experience and optimise revenue potential through the development of world-class AI (artificial intelligence) products. Lastly, you will also create predictive models with dynamic retail transaction and marketing data from various omni-channel sources, including internal platforms, media partners, agencies, store and online transaction data, and other third party sources.


  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Information Systems, Industrial Engineering, Economics or a related technical field or equivalent
  • 15+ years of experience implementing and managing engineering and AI related projects including managing teams and technical resources, managing priorities and defining measurable milestones.
  • A leader in Data Science- have been a data scientist and have built global data science teams
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to communicate and influence well at the executive level and at the board level
  • Proven track record of working closely with marketing, product and engineering teams and in enabling growth and creating business value
  • Thorough understanding and experience in Big Data technologies/platforms, statistical platforms and data visualisation tools
  • Experience in machine learning, predictive modeling and statistical analysis techniques
  • Strong command in Chinese and English

Click "Apply Now" to apply for this position or call Karen Cheng at +852 3180 4921 for a confidential discussion. All information collected will be kept in strict confidence and will be used for recruitment purpose only.

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