Principal Technical Consultant


The Role

We are seeking a senior member of the consultancy team, capable of taking a lead role within a project (which may or may not include project management duties). The successful candidate will be an experienced, accomplished, self-motivated technical consultant who has experience across a variety of industry sectors and, most importantly, some exposure to finance systems. The successful candidate will be working on a variety of projects, usually located on the client site. They will be based within a team environment and will be visible to the client. Good communication skills are essential, together with the oral and written ability to enthusiastically represent Aptitude Software at client sites, sometimes as the sole representative.

What you'll do

  • Gain full understanding of the project requirements with the capability to assess, report and recommend risk mitigation
  • Manage technical teams
  • Perform Aptitude Software product installations
  • Create database objects to represent business events
  • Write Business Processes/ Business Rules
  • Set up target definitions to match GL and warehouse requirements
  • Enforce best technical practices
  • Set-up development, test and production environments
  • Manage the process of migrating product related objects from one environment to another
  • Documentation
  • Undertake performance analysis and tuning of the processes and database objects
  • Develop custom enrichment procedures if required
  • Liaise with client DBA’s on database / UNIX settings.
  • Perform handover duties including the transfer of knowledge to client technical development and/or production support staff.

  • Mentoring and knowledge transfer to customer staff

What we're looking for

The ideal candidate will have the following skills & experience:

  • An exceptional track record of senior/lead roles on large and complex enterprise wide implementations
  • Experienced with the full project life cycle and the management of a technical team
  • Proven experience within a consulting led environment
  • Strong persuasion and leadership skills
  • Demonstrable experience in an application development role within a project team environment
  • Experience in Trade Data Warehouses. Experience in Reporting Data Marts will be advantageously viewed
  • Accounting knowledge would be an advantage
  • Experience of designing Financial Systems/ General Ledger Projects within Financial Services an advantage
  • Experience in General Ledger package configuration an advantage
  • Technical bias with business awareness
  • DBA/Database skills: Oracle, DB2, Teradata, SQL Server
  • ETL, BI
  • SQL, Java, .net, XML, C#
  • Data Schema Design useful
  • Technically minded
  • Analytical skills
  • Presentation skills
  • Client facing
  • Exceptional communication skills (written and oral)


Where you'll be

Hong Kong or Singapore with overseas travel

How to apply

Please click on the ‘Apply now’ button below and include your CV and any other relevant information that will help us get to know you better.

Principal Technical Consultant


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