FWD spans Hong Kong, Macau, Thailand, Indonesia, the Philippines, Singapore, Vietnam, Japan and Malaysia, and has a representative office in Shanghai, China. In Hong Kong, FWD offers life and medical insurance, general insurance, employee benefits, and financial planning. FWD is focused on creating fresh customer experiences, with easy-to-understand and relevant products, supported by digital technology. Through this customer-led approach, FWD aims to become a leading pan-Asian insurer that changes the way people feel about insurance.
Established in Asia in 2013, FWD is the insurance business of investment group, Pacific Century Group. The life insurance and general insurance operating entities have been assigned strong financial strength ratings by international rating agencies. While FWD Life Insurance Company (Bermuda) Limited (Incorporated in Bermuda with limited liability) has been affirmed 'A3' by Moody's and 'A' by Fitch, FWD General Insurance Company Limited has also received 'A' rating from Fitch, all with a stable outlook.
In Hong Kong & Macau, FWD has been providing quality services to around 530,560+ customers with over 830+ staff.
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Have overall responsibility for supporting FWD Database Infrastructure from design through implementation, ongoing management and support
Provides investigation, diagnostic testing and resolution of Database System.
Assist on New Business Unit Build-up.
Act as the Database team member for management and support of FWD IT Database system, services availability, capacity and 7x24 hours support.
Carry out database system maintenance including troubleshooting, performance monitoring and tuning.
Perform database server installation/patching/upgrade.
Ensure the Database System infrastructure are fulfil compliance/security requirement
Evaluates new products or services and suggests changes to existing products or services to enhance the operation of services
Assists in conducting DR Drill and BCP process
Design and plan for highly availability solution of database
Design and advise on index design.
Capacity planning on DB systems.
Design dataflow among different DB systems.
QUALIFICATIONS / EXPERIENCE
Degree holder in Computer Science / Information Technology or equivalent with more than 3 years of database administration experience gained in sizable organization
Holder of professional qualification(s) preferred e.g. MCSE(Database Platform) and OCP
KNOWLEDGE & TECHNICAL SKILLS
At least 3-5 hands-on experience in database administration with MSSQL/Oracle
MySQL and MongoDB knowledge are preferred
Experience in cloud environment and SaaS DB will be advantage
Hands-on experience in database installation, backup & recovery, performance monitoring and tuning, database monitoring, data replication and database encryption
Proficient in database design and problem solving of database problem
Able to work independent, self-motivated and willing to take challenges
Able to communicate with colleagues and vendors at different levels
Strong Analytical and problem-solving skills
Good command of written English and Chinese; fluent in spoken English