Senior Data Science Manager

Job level Middle
Work exp No work experience
Education Bachelor Degree
Within Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Insurance / Pension Funding (MPF)
Job function Marketing / Public Relations > Marketing - Market Research
Insurance > Others
Science / Lab / Research > Others
Published On 13/01/2021
ref. 200007KN_30400


  • You will lead the data science team and manage different large-scale project deliverables
  • Act as the technical data expertise in the team on model advising, with great flexibility on implementing state-of-the-art data science solution on your own way, to various business problems
  • Your data science applications will be used to revamp the current business model, which will have a significant impact to the company & the industry
  • You will consistently engage with Head / C-level stakeholders directly on your innovative idea & data science solutions
  • Pioneer in the technical aspect of insurance industry with the use of sophisticated machine learning technique, e.g. customer analytics, underwriting, pricing
  • Flexible working pattern, e.g. work from home
  • Knowledge share among group data science community with big support


  • Create the roadmap & manage the team to deliver different project outcomes accurately
  • Develop advanced AI / machine learning solutions leveraging shallow & deep learning technique for advanced analytics
  • Handle end-to-end AI project development
  • Drive improved business decision by leveraging different data science applications, e.g. model prediction, price sensitive analysis, AI recommendation system
  • Develop & maintain various performance dashboard
  • Set-up the Data science capability (incl. tools, platform and team) within the department to steer innovative project and campaign to support New Business growth over the plan period
  • Assess opportunity to improve underwriting and commercial pricing using advanced Data Science tools and methodology
  • Leverage and interact with Group and Regional Data Science community to get the best practices on boarded for AXA HK Life department
  • Help lead initiatives & communicate with stakeholder in driving data science revolution in traditional insurance industry


  • 8-10+ years' experience in the data science field, of which 3+ years of managerial experience
  • Excellent presentation skills & senior stakeholder management
  • Knowledge of programming language: Python (must-have), R
  • Experience in leading data science projects
  • Experience in building & deploy large scale machine learning models, e.g. randomforest, xgboost, lightgbm, LSTM, Bert, etc
  • Experience in any big data & cloud solution is a plus, e.g. HIVE, spark, Hadoop, Azure or AWS, etc
  • Experience in API is a plus
  • Strong organizational, problem solving & fast learner
  • Able to work independently as well as a good team player, efficient & minimal mistake tolerance
  • Good command of business English, both in written and spoken form