Who we are

Our brand

We strive to help customers get more from life with HASL Asia

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Company background

HASL Asia enjoys a unique blend of Western and Eastern heritage inherited from our UK and Mainland China background

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What we offer

Investment-linked insurance plans

Our investment-linked insurance plan may help you capture market potential and cater for your insurance needs

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Enjoy peace of mind for you and your family with extensive health coverage

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Interest rate

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FAQ

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Go green

Go green, go paperless Support environmental friendliness by moving away from paper to electronic notices

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Investment information

Professional investment management

Our investment-linked insurance plans offer a wide range of investment choices linked to underlying funds managed by reputable investment managers

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Notice in relation to investment choices

Stay fully informed on your investments with the up-to-date notices

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Our Investment Choices

Investment involves risks. Past performance is not indicative of future performance. For details of the risk factors, fees and charges of the plan, please refer to the offering documents of the relevant plan.

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Resources

Education series

Gain more understanding about your insurance with our guides, from basic principles to managing investments over the long term

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Market watch

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Glossary

A lexicon of insurance-related words to help aid your understanding

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Careers

IT Director

Job Type: Full Time Permanent
Job Function: IT

Purpose

Lead the company technology solution to enable & accelerate business development in alignment of the business strategy, through solution, delivery, continuously enhancement. Act as IT business partner of the Company and provide sound technical advice in all aspects of the business through active assessing of new technologies.

Core Responsibilities

  • Act as a subject matter expert on all aspects of IT areas; assist Head of IT in formulating IT strategies and IT architecture that align with business goals; 
  • Develop and ensure proper governance of technology application in the company through definition of policies, processes & procedures, and effective controls.
  • Discover and implement new technologies that yield competitive advantage through right IT solution and delivery
  • Ensure company enterprise architecture effectiveness and execution discipline to maximize the effectiveness of investment in information technology 
  • Build up the right business-IT partnership process in supporting both new business capability development as well as business efficiency and control effectiveness continuous improvement through automation and digitization, 
  • Lead the team (internal, group share service team, 3rd party vendors) to ensure full software delivery lifecycle delivery quality and efficiency. 
  • Manage IT application budgets to assess technological performance and ROI,  manage IT application support service KPIs to continuously improve the customer satisfaction level (both internal users as well as external users – customers and business partners)
  • Use stakeholders’ feedback to inform necessary improvements and adjustments to technology
  • Recommend technology solutions to senior management and business partners to obtain buy-in, manage expectations of all stakeholders throughout the IT delivery process
  • Coach and develop the team to ensure development of talents

Qualifications / Experience / Requirements

Essential

The job holders must have: 

  • University graduate in Computer Science or related discipline 
  • At least 15 years’ relevant experiences in solution architecture, IT delivery, quality assurance and testing of systems development
  • Strategic thinking and strong business acumen are essential. 
  • Be well-versed in current technological trends and familiar with a variety of business concepts. 
  • Strong in enterprise architect
  • Expert in IT planning, delivery management, application management and IT control disciplines using industry recognised methodology, tools and techniques
  • Strong analytical and technical skills with relevant experience in systems development, preferably using package based or home grown policy administration system, distribution management system, CRM system, data analytical solutions, etc.
  • Experience in using cloud base solution, including SaaS, PaaS, DaaS
  • Experience in both traditional SDLC methodology as well as Agile through DevOps.
  • Demonstrates clear leadership skills and the ability to influence, persuade and  communicate effectively at all levels to both technical and no-technical audiences.
  • Proficiency in Chinese (Cantonese/Mandarin) and English.

Preferable 

  • Insurance policy administration system such as LifeAsia, Capsil, Ingenium, preferably in life insurance field
  • CRM SaaS solution
  • AI and blockchain application in financial industry
  • Hands on experience in application development/solutions in most of the insurance value chain (marketing, distribution, policy management, accounting, contact center, underwriting, claim, etc.).
  • Network in Hong Kong IT world/associations

Reports To Role

Head of IT

To apply

We offer attractive salaries and excellent benefits. 

We value and promote diversity and equal opportunities in all aspects of our business. All resourcing will be carried out in line with our Company diversity policy. 

Any personal data we collect will only be used for recruitment purposes. We keep all applications confidentially on file for six months.

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