Head of Digital Engineering - Global Financial Institution

  • Excellent Remuneration
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Pinpoint Asia Limited
  • 15 Oct 18

Our client, a global financial institution, is currently looking for a Head of Digital Engineering as part of their global engineering division. They have a team of highly skilled and talented engineering in Hong Kong. The selected candidate will be part of their senior technology leadership to drive the regional technology engineering, R&D and standards.


  • Lead the Engineering Team to design and develop software for repeat usage, which including smart code library management, micro-services, repeatable technical playbook, DevOps and testing automations. 
  • Establish and enforcing Engineering standard and DevOps practices across the Asia Region. 
  • Establish software standards, technical guides / playbooks, and software code frameworks for regional development teams. 
  • Build and implement reusable software components which enhance the performance, supportability, and security. 
  • Act as a regional leadership across the Hong Kong Core development team as well as offshore resources.
  • Work with global and regional technologists to uncover pain points and opportunities to accelerate the delivery of software. 


  • Proven leadership experience in building technical resources and teams. 
  • Extensive experience in Software Development across the whole SDLC. 
  • Extensive experience in a senior software engineering and/or architecture roles. 
  • In-depth understanding of Agile and DevOps delivery approaches.
  • Strong technical knowledge and hands-on experience in Microservices, API, Mobile (Native and Hybrid) software architectures. 
  • Excellent communications skills to work with all level people in the organizations. 
  • Able to coach and mentor other technical developers. 
  • Love to experimenting new emerging technologies. Ability to understand how they will impact the technology stacks.

If this outstanding opportunity sounds like your next career move, please send your resume in Word format to Danny Kwan at resume@pinpointasia.com and put Head of Digital Engineering - Global Financial Institution in the subject header.

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