With over 14,500 stores and 4 billion happy customers across 24 markets in Asia and Europe, A.S. Watson is the world’s largest health & beauty retailer.
Project Manager - Big Data
Hong Kong
The position will be responsible for managing data & AI projects from inception through kick-off and into deployment between A.S.Watson Group system teams and external solution vendors.

Requirements:


  • Manage project milestones, deliverables, tasks, schedules and project-related reporting requests
  • Manage expectations of project stakeholders and project team members through Project Charter and regular, formal status update meetings
  • Lead cross-functional, geographically dispersed, virtual project members on the assigned Big Data Projects
  • Proactively manage risks, issues and tasks to break down barriers and get decisions made to ensure project is completed on time with high quality
  • Organize communications and presentations related to project progress and risks for project stakeholders and executives
  • Implement change management tools and processes in the projects
  • Participate in internal projects that help scale the team; implement best practices; and, improve methodology.



Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, or, Business Administration with a concentration in Information Systems
  • Min. 8 years of experience managing projects with demonstrated success in leading complex, cross-functional projects from planning through deployment
  • Strong understanding of Big Data tools and solutions with a balance of customer facing skills and broad technical concepts
  • Must be a strong communicator with a high level of written and verbal business communication skill, preferably with multi-cultural, multi-regional project management experience
  • Experience with integration projects (API, ETL)
  • Understand the concepts machine learning and predictive analytics
  • Familiarity with Big Data, machine learning, R, Tableau, Python, distributed computing, Cloud Computing (MS Azure, AWS, Google Cloud, IBM Cloud)
  • Proficient in MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint, MS Project
  • Fluency in English and Cantonese (written/ spoken); Basic Communication in Mandarin preferred

Candidates with less experience will be considered as Assistant Project Manager.