Let our industry specialists listen to your aspirations and present your story to the organisations in Hong Kong that fit you the best as we collaborate to write the next chapter of your successful career.

See all jobs

Together, we’ll map out career-defining, life-changing pathways to achieve your career ambitions. Browse our range of services, advice, and resources.

Learn more

We understand that no two organisations are the same. Find out more about how we've customised our recruitment offerings to help companies in Hong Kong meet their needs.

Read more
About Robert Walters Hong Kong

Since our establishment in 1997, our belief remains the same: Building strong relationships with people is vital in a successful partnership.

Learn more

Work for us

Our people are the difference. Hear stories from our people to learn more about a career at Robert Walters Hong Kong

Learn more

Data engineer - Asset Management (prefer Snowflake)

Save job

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Data Engineer to join our asset management firm. As a Data Engineer, you will play a vital role in designing, developing, and maintaining our data infrastructure and systems. You will collaborate with cross-functional teams, including data scientists and software engineers, to ensure the efficient and reliable flow of data throughout the organization.


  • Collaborate with stakeholders to understand data requirements and translate them into technical solutions and support investment team for quantitive risk reports
  • Develop efficient and scalable ETL (Extract, Transform, Load) processes to acquire, clean, and integrate data from various sources into our data warehouse.
  • Optimize data workflows and performance to meet business requirements and improve overall data processing efficiency.
  • Migrate data warehouse to Snowflake.
  • Collaborate with data scientists, analysts, and software engineers to support their data needs and enable data-driven decision-making.
  • Stay updated with the latest industry trends and emerging technologies in data engineering, and proactively recommend and implement best practices


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field.
  • Proven experience as a Data Engineer, preferably in the financial services industry or asset management domain.
  • Solid 4-8 years of experience in data engineering, data warehouse migration, data integration, ETL/ELT pipeline developement and workflow automation.
  • Experience in Snowflake are will be highly appreciated
  • Basic knowledge on K8s Kubernetes
  • Strong proficiency in SQL and experience working with relational databases, like PostgreSQL/Aurora, MSSQL, MongoDB
  • Python, R, Linux.
  • Knowledge in programming languages such as Python, R, Linux for data manipulation and transformation.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to troubleshoot complex data-related issue
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills to work effectively with cross-functional teams and stakeholders.

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Tech & Transformation

Focus: Business Intelligence, AI, Data Analytics & Data Science

Industry: Financial Services

Salary: Negotiable

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Associate

Location: Hong Kong

Job Reference: B75WM7-4E4B02B5

Date posted: 22 May 2024

Consultant: Jennie Jiang

I'm Robert Walters, Are you?

Come join our global team of creative thinkers, problem solvers and game changers. We offer accelerated career progression, a dynamic culture and expert training.