Manager, IT (Lead Teradata)

  • Competitive
  • Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Hong Leong Bank Berhad
  • 17 Aug 17 2017-08-17

Manager, IT (Lead Teradata)

Job Summary
Works closely with Head of EIM to lead the EDW Section consisting of a team of Data Modellers, ETL Developers & Operations Support and Teradata Specialist. Responsible for managing production operations for EDW to ensure agree requirements are met at expected service levels.
Provide architecture support for ongoing and new EDW projects.
Manage & coordinate the overall development, SIT, UAT & Implementation efforts of EDW projects to deliver technical solutions & ensure business & technical requirements are met within project timelines.

Key Responsibilities
• Lead the technical activities for design, development & implementation of technical solutions for the Enterprise Data Warehouse to support the business.
• Establish and ensure adherence to a set of guiding principles for data warehousing.
• Responsible for production operational support for the EDW & ensure agreed requirements are met & issues or outages are resolved within expected service levels.
• Perform impact study for new EDW enhancements on the existing processes , downstream system & reports
• Review the logical and physical data model with the Data Modeller to ensure the design complies with standards & conventions
• Work with the ETL development and operations team to ensure efficient data loading & data access in Teradata EDW
• Lead R&D activities on new technologies & develop prototype for improvements.
• Recommend solution / alternative to address business requirement.
• Manage & coordinate the overall development, SIT, UAT & Implementation efforts of major projects to deliver technical solutions & ensure business & technical requirements are met within project timelines.
• Oversee progress of projects, change requests & problem resolution for the EDW section.
• Monitor the technical tasks & ensure deliverables are delivered within the project timeline
• Tracking and communication of key milestone status to Head of Department.
Managerial (team/group responsibilities)
• Assist the Head of Department in the managing of team members & coordinating team assignment & activities
• Provide technical training to equip & uplift the skills of team members.
• Provide knowledge transfer on new projects for BAU support.
• Work with Business PM and Business Users, IT PM & team members to define & support Business UAT scope & detail test cases & work out detail breakdown of schedules.
• Communication of EDW design strategy, guidelines, principles and standards to team members.
Organizational (organizational responsibilities)
• Ensure that all processes & governance are adhered to.
• Develop overall batch process, technical, functional & programmers specification
• Develop and manage the project timeline for EDW projects
• Prepare documentation to ensure all change management, release management & governance processes are adhered to.

Jobholder Requirements
• Degree
• Teradata 13 / 14 Certification is highly desirable
Experience
• 3 - 5 years in Data Warehousing (preferably financial services)
Special Skills
• Knowledge of Teradata data warehouse architecture and toolset capabilities and information management best practices is highly desirable.
• Extensive knowledge in SQL.
• Experience in Teradata FSLDM
• Knowledge in the following:
o Database : Teradata 13 / 14 (MS SQL Server, Oracle, DB2 will be an added advantage)
• Utilities : ERWIN; Informatica ; Informatica; Oracle Data Integrator (ODI)
Certification/Licensing Requirements
• Teradata 13 / 14 Certification is highly desirable