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Aptitude Asia Limited

Data Architect

Aptitude Asia Limited
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Posted on 23 Jan 2020

Data Architect

Aptitude Asia Limited

Job Highlights

  • Experience and passion in Data Analytics solutions
  • Hands-on experience building data lake and DWH
  • 5+ years of Data Architect experience

Job Description

Our international client within the financial services industry is looking to hire a Data Architect.


  • Act as the lead data architect for defining and delivering complex solutions to solve client's business, technical and organizational needs.
  • Design technical and functional data strategy and architectures for traditional (eg. DWH), modern (eg. Data Lakes on Cloud), or hybrid solutions.
  • Support/lead Data Governance operating model analysis.
  • Provide professional advice and guidance to clients' on technical and operational best practices.


  • 10+ years of total work experience and 5+ years of Data Architect experience
  • 2+ years in projects that include working with public or hybrid clouds (eg. AWS / Azure / GCP / Alibaba Cloud…)
  • Hands-on Data development experience (eg. ETL, PL/SQL, Python, R)
  • Experience working with and communicating/influencing in complex enterprise organizations
  • Communicate with and understand client immediate and long term business strategy and design data architectures that can scale to fit client's use-cases
  • Comfortable working across legacy Database/Datamart/Data Warehouse and Cloud Data Lake environments.
  • Experienced and expert in Data Architecture for some of the following  :
  • Structured (eg. Relational DB like MS SQL, MySQL, Oracle, DB2, Amazon Aurora/RDS/Redshift, Azure SQL … ),
  • Semi-structured (NoSQL like MongoDB, Redis, Hbase, Amazon DynamoDB, Azure CosmoDB, Google Cloud Datastore),
  • Foundational big data management (Hadoop/Hbase, Cassandra, Amazon SimpleDB… )
  • Data protection techniques and tools like masking, hashing, perhaps knowing popular tools like Data Guadium etc.
  • Different patterns of data transformation (eg. Traditional ETL, AWS Glue, Azure HDInsight or SQL Data Warehouse, Google Datalab, Lambda pattern, Kaffa pattern…)
  • Hybrid Cloud considerations for data transfer such as velocity, data volume, role-level security…






Additional Information

Career Level
Years of Experience
8 years
Employment Type
Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview

Aptitude is one of Asia’s leading executive search firms, providing high-level and senior recruitment solutions to the investment banking, financial services and technology industries.

By specialising in these core sectors, we provide a focused approach to recruitment for permanent, contract, temporary and outsourced roles, backed by years of research and unrivalled connections both in Asia Pacific and across the globe.

Additional Company Information

Benefits & Others
Five-day work week, Medical insurance, Performance bonus

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