Our client is a leading global retail business and due to growth and continued investment into their Technology offering, they are currently seeking a Head of IT Infrastructure to join their team. This is senior role acting as a Member of Global IT Executive Management team advising on IT infrastructure...
Our client is a leading global retail business and due to growth and continued investment into their Technology offering, they are currently seeking a Head of IT Infrastructure to join their team. This is senior role acting as a Member of Global IT Executive Management team advising on IT infrastructure strategy globally & within the region.

Global Head of IT Infrastructure

Job level Senior
Work exp Minimum 10 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Retail - Stores
Job function Merchandising / Purchasing > Merchandising - Electronics
Information Technology > IT Management
Health / Fitness / Beauty Care / Recreation > Beauty Care Services
Published On 30/09/2016
Salary (HKD) $100,000 - $120,000
ref. AS00037714_38824
Our client is a leading global retail business, headquartered in Hong Kong with extensive operations globally. Due to growth and continued investment into their Technology offering, they are currently seeking a Head of IT Infrastructure to join their team.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Member of Global IT Executive Management team advising on IT infrastructure strategy globally & within the region
  • Day to day management of a sizable IT infrastructure team
  • Analyze current IT resourcing requirements and plan accordingly
  • Stay up to date with latest technologies and pro-actively recommend usage to the business where relevant
  • Responsible for IT Infrastucture budgeting / costings
  • Develop & coach a strong team


Successful Applicant
  • Bachelors degree in in Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering or relevant discipline
  • 12+ years' experience in IT field
  • Extensive Retail or FMCG industry exposure is a must
  • Extensive exposure in database management
  • Big data implementation preferred e.g. Hadoop, and NoSQL
  • Proven leadership experience and strong team player
  • Strong financial management skills in budgeting, forecasting, and cost control.
  • Excellent communication skills in English and Chinese






What's on Offer?

Competitive remuneration and benefits package with global exposure and outstanding career growth & training opportunities working for an Employer of Choice!