Principal System Architect, Global Role

Job Title: Principal System Architect, Global Role
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 50986_1663836782
Contact Name: Karen Cheng
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 22, 2022 16:53

Job Description

About the Client

Our client is a well-known organization that has a record of worldwide success and they are now further expanding their coverage globally. To maximise capacity and identify growth opportunities for the future, they are now seeking for an Principal System Architect to strengthen their team.

About the Role

Reporting to the CEO and managing a team, you will be working with senior leaders of the business and responsible for the design and delivery of corporate projects from inception to completion. You will design end-state architectures, transition states and roadmaps at a project and portfolio level - while ensuring these align with strategic objectives, requirements and industry trends. You will work with delivery and engineering teams to deliver architectures, diving down to the lowest level of detail as appropriate to ensure success. At other times, you will be using your experience and broad knowledge of trends in technology and industry to form a viewpoint for the company in the shape of an assurance report or a proposal. In addition, you will be responsible for defining and governing technical direction, championing new technologies and creating brand new solutions from scratch.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Management, Software Engineering or related discipline
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience working in sizeable organization and in retail industry
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification preferred
  • A proven track record in delivering enterprise-wide technology change and transformation.
  • Strong knowledge and experience in Agile delivering and transformation
  • In-depth experience in devising, costing and delivering solutions that meet internal business and customer needs
  • Experience of developing and implementing architecture within a fast-paced organization to meet complex programmes with multiple stakeholders
  • Strong influencing, communication and negotiation skills coupled with acute commercial awareness
  • Development of enterprise architects with recognized and credible industry/technology knowledge
  • Good command in English and Chinese

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.