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Data Engineer (Investment Office) The Hong Kong Jockey Club
Data Engineer (Investment Office) The Hong Kong Jockey Club
Job Highlights
  • assist with day-to-day data infrastructure
  • update, maintain and process investment
  • develop& continuously enhance data infrastructure
Job Description

The Department 

The Investment Office is responsible for managing investments, operations and risk matters related to the Club’s portfolio. 

The investment team focuses on evaluating and recommending investment strategies for investing the Club’s financial assets, assessing and monitoring the performance of external fund managers and the related risks arising from such activities.


About the Job  

You will:

  • assist with day-to-day management of data infrastructure including data quality assurance, documentation, reporting and alerts;
  • acquire, update, maintain and process investment related data using various internal systems and external software;
  • develop and continuously enhance data infrastructure in support of evolving and expanding performance and risk analytic needs;
  • prepare various management, finance/accounting, performance and analytical reports;
  • participate in a variety of ad-hoc projects as assigned.


About You  

You should have:

  • interest in a career in investment management
  • a degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Data Science or Computational Finance;
  • partial or full completion of the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) program or Masters in Finance;
  • prior work experience in a custodian, fund administrator, asset manager, or hedge fund;
  • advanced skills in Bloomberg, Access, Excel, and PowerPoint;
  • at least 2 years of development experience in SQL, VBA and windows scripting, Python advantageous;
  • proficiency in analyzing large, complex, multi-dimensional datasets;
  • basic understanding of investments including derivatives is a plus;
  • capable of working independently and under pressure but equally a team player who is self-motivated with excellent attention to detail.


Terms of Employment

The level of appointment will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.


How to Apply

Please send your resume, complete with expected salary and job reference by clicking the Apply Now button or to: 

Fax: 2576-1987
Mail: The Human Resources Department, The Hong Kong Jockey Club, 1 Sports Road, Happy Valley, Hong Kong

Additional Information
Career Level
Entry Level
Years of Experience
2 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Company Website
Company details

Founded in 1884, The Hong Kong Jockey Club is a world-class racing club that acts continuously for the betterment of our society. The Club has a unique integrated business model, comprising racing and racecourse entertainment, a membership club, responsible sports wagering and lottery, and charities and community contribution. Through this model, the Club generates economic and social value for the community and supports the Government in combatting illegal gambling. In 2017/18, the Club made a record return to the Government of HK$22.6 billion in duty and profits tax and contributed HK$1.2 billion to the Lotteries Fund. Approved charity donations were HK$4.2 billion. The Club is Hong Kong's largest single taxpayer and one of the city’s major employers. Its Charities Trust is also one of the world's top ten charity donors. The Club is always "riding high together for a better future" with the people of Hong Kong.


香港賽馬會(「馬會」)成立於1884年,是致力建設更美好社會的世界級賽馬機構。馬會透過其結合賽馬及馬場娛樂、會員會所、有節制體育博彩及獎券,以及慈善及社區貢獻的獨特綜合營運模式,創造經濟及社會價值,並協助政府打擊非法賭博。2017/18年度,馬會透過各項博彩稅及利得稅,為政府庫房帶來破紀錄的226億港元收入,並向獎券基金撥款12億港元。另外,已審批慈善捐款達42億港元。馬會是全港最大的單一納稅機構,也是香港主要僱主之一,其慈善信託基金位列全球十大慈善捐助機構。馬會將繼續與香港市民「同心同步同進 共創更好未來」。