Data Warehouse Engineer

Permanent contract|Beijing|IT (Information Technology)

Data Warehouse Engineer

Beijing, China Permanent contract IT (Information Technology)


  • Work with multi locations project team to deliver the new data warehouse project for SG China.
  • Promote an excellent coding and architecture practices
  • Implement the data warehouse based on specification / data module design
  • Able to challenge organization and how we work to continuously improve team and its efficiency
  • Fully autonomous for delivering value end to end (understanding the business needs, developments, tests, operations, support)
  • Challenge requirements and advise on good solutions
  • Keep improve data origination and accuracy
  • Assist development of data standards/module and processes
  • Collaborate with other team members regardless of location (India, Hong Kong, China, Paris)

Profile required

Academic Background (degree and major)

  • Bachelor's degree or above, Computer Science Major Preferred.

Working Experience /Technical Skills & Know how

  • Minimum 8 years of IT working experience, including 5+ years of hands-on experience on data platform.
  • Strong understanding of data warehousing / data concepts & data module.
  • Strong knowledge of PostgreSQL is mandatory.
  • Prefer direct communication.
  • Keeps things simple and clear to understand.
  • Experience in trade finance, payment and cash management is a plus.
  • Are not afraid to speak out to challenge and improve things.
  • Welcome and embrace changes and enjoys delivering working solutions to stakeholders.

Skills & Competencies

  • Relationship database knowledge and SQL knowledge is a must (PostgreSQL DB is a plus)
  • Java development skill is a must
  • Knowledge in Linux/Unix
  • Strong experience with data integration/data quality tools (e.g. datastage, talend, attunity etc.)
  • Full mastery of git
  • ELK (Elastic search, Logstash, Kibana) stack is a plus
  • Experience with Flyway is a plus
  • Banking and related China regulation knowledge is a plus
  • Knowledge of data architecture design/model, data management, data governance (data quality by design).

Language Skills

  • Mandarin speaker. Fluent in English

Internal & External Business Relationship  (if applicable)

Internally – Local IT teams including infrastructure, production and project/BA teams, other local departments, other production teams overseas.

Externally – Application Vendors, External audit

Business insight

SG China, head quarter based in Beijing, has a 40 years presence in China market. It’s IT department, consist of 3 sub-teams: GTS, FTB IT and REG IT (RGI), is responsible for all local IT infrastructure/application maintenance and evolution to support different business lines in China in (e.g. Cash Management, Trade Finance) and support China Reg reporting (CBIRC, PBOC, SAFE reports generation)

We are looking for a talent to join the REG/RGI team in Beijing office. The candidate will work on a new project to implement a Datawarehouse fed by our global referential systems and local core banking systems. The data warehouse will expose data to generate regulatory and business reports. The candidate will oversee both the administration of the Datawarehouse and the implementation of the data transformation inside it. He will work hand in hand with another developer.

  • Coordinate project and work with project manager to implement / clarify data requirements
  • Production issue analysis and resolving.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Reference: 2300011C
Entity: Societe Generale China Limited
Starting date: 2023/04/11
Publication date: 2023/01/12