Director - Cloud adoption and strategy

  • Highly competitive
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Pure Search Hong Kong , EA Licence No: 12S5954
  • 20 Apr 18 2018-04-20

On behalf of two top-tier, global, clients, one in management consulting and one in banking, I am looking for highly experienced leaders in the cloud computing space.

Management consulting:

The technology advisory team partners with cross-industry clients across the region with a particular bias towards financial services and insurance. In response to growing client demand they are seeking a senior consultant to join as a Director in their advisorty business.

You will act as the local (Hong Kong and China) leader in cloud advisory responsible both for senior level client engagement and project delivery. This is an area of, significant, growth for the company and you will be expected to act as the public face, and subject matter expert, in this space.

It is essential that you are fully conversant with public, private and hybrid cloud solutions. In addition you must have good knowledge of Hyperscale Global & Chinese platforms.

Banking:

We are seeking both a cloud architect and a cloud programme director, both of who will report directly into the global leader of teh cloud adoption programme.

As part of the senior leadership for the bank's cloud adoption programme you will be tasked with devising and implementing global strategy across several business areas. In addition to the technical aspects of the role you will act as advisors to the group's global management, on both the business and technology sides, to facilitate all aspects of the planning and delivery of the migration programme.

 

Requirements:

A bachelor’s, or higher, degree in a technology focused discipline from a recognised university.

Significant (10 years+) in-house or management consulting experience in financial services technology. Candidates who have a mix of both consulting and industry experience are welcome to apply to either role.

Fully conversant with public, private and hybrid cloud solutions and the relevant vendor options (both APAC and global) in this space.

For the consulting role you must have good knowledge of Hyperscale Global & Chinese platforms.

A strong understanding of business transformation from strategy through to execution.

Excellent communication skills, oral and written, in English. 

Candidates with Chinese language ability (Cantonese and/or Mandarin) are particularly welcome to apply regardless of your current global location.