Hong Kong, Hong Kong


Information Technology



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At PMI, we’ve chosen to do something incredible! We’re totally redefining our business and building our future on smoke-free products with the power to deliver a smoke-free future. With huge change, comes huge opportunity. So, wherever you join us, you’ll enjoy the freedom to dream up and deliver better, brighter solutions and you will have the space to move your career forward in many different areas/directions. IT at PMI PMI’s journey to a smoke-free future implies a shift from a tobacco manufacturer to a science and technology-based consumer facing organisation. Such a shift creates an abundance of unique and progressive IT projects to match all levels of skills and ambitions. You’ll feel like you’re working in a start-up – with the freedom to shape and define the future of digital, but with the support and scope of a vast global business. You’ll get a chance to work with innovative technologies (e.g., Cloud, APIs, AI) as well as management practices (e.g., Agile, Design Thinking, Product Management). Our environment is fast-paced and highly collaborative. If you want the freedom to find new ways to connect with consumers, there’s no better place to progress your career. Digital at PMI is dynamic, diverse, and innovative. Do you want to become a part of a top talent team where you can bring new insights to life in a global function that is a key driver of the success of our business? Join us! Why join the PMI IT Product Innovation team? • A unique opportunity to support PMI Consumer Centric Innovation & Future pipeline teams, partnering with Products engineering , to deliver the next generation reduced risks products that our consumers need to quit smoking. • Use bleeding edge software and platform designs to address complex business challenges and provide our consumers with the best in class experience they are looking for. Your ‘day to day’ The Manager Engineering Innovation is a key partner of the Product Category Management and Electronics Engineering teams to ensure the de-risking of certain scenarios for early product development phase. The Manager Engineering Innovation collaborates with the other members of the IT Product Innovation team and provides inputs to define the technology de-risking plan for the PMI portfolio of smoke free products. Main Accountabilities: • Document the definition of next generation prototypes based on the latest technologies. • Ability to translate business ideas and requirements into IOT, Connectivity and Cloud requirements. • Liaise with key stakeholders, request information needed in timely manner, provide answers to their questions. Inform the relevant IT teams in a timely manner on the requirements arising in their streams. • Maintain in-depth knowledge of as-is product/services functionality, including technical understanding of all components of hardware and firmware. • Keep track of security and compliance requirements, accountable for periodic assessment of compliance, controls and security guidelines. • Collaborate with other IT and IoT team members to deliver complete, high quality, secure and scalable solutions. • Scout for new technologies , technology providers and share the relevance for them to be utilized in the PMI context. • Manage budget and resources for assigned projects, keep track of budget execution. Who we’re looking for: • 8+ years of experience in information technology or electronics engineering with a combination of development background, business analyst, technical product owner, solution architecture in Agile environments (scrum/kanban/SAFe). • Excellent Project Management skills • Demonstrated experience in Consumer electronics prototyping, design, scouting and de-risking • 5+ years of relevant experience in specific technology area(s) including AWS Cloud (Serverless, Lambda, API Gateway, DynamoDB, IAM, Kinesis, IoT Core), Connectivity (both wired and wireless), RESTFul APIs, IoT Core services, Mobile Apps, Jira/Confluence, Jenkins, CI/CD. • Excellent English language fluency (C2) is mandatory due to the nature of this role. • Strong understanding of experiences with IoT products is required. • Relevant experience in prototyping and piloting new technologies is required ( ex: IoT apps, Firmware integration, core connectivity and connected experiences with devices etc) • Quick learner with a demonstrated interest in technology including current and future trends ( AI, ML, Blockchain) • Highly flexible mindset with a strong ability to handle ambiguity while working in a multicultural environment. • Ability to work independently while being a great team player. • Excellent communication and collaboration skills across technical and non-technical teams. • Exposure to Global environment, successfully delivering large solutions for consumers. • Full stack IoT application management is big plus. What we offer Our success depends on the men and women who come to work every single day with a sense of purpose and an appetite for progress. Join PMI and you too can: • Seize the freedom to define your future and ours. We’ll empower you to take risks, experiment and explore. • Be part of an inclusive, diverse culture, where everyone’s contribution is respected; collaborate with some of the world’s best people and feel like you belong. • Pursue your ambitions and develop your skills with a global business – our staggering size and scale provides endless opportunities to progress. • Take pride in delivering our promise to society: to improve the lives of a billion smokers. What’s in it for you? There are many IT Organizations out there, so why should you join ours? We believe PMI IT’s true strength is fuelled by our people, and that our success depends on them coming to work every single day with a sense of purpose and an appetite for progress. We are a people first organisation committed to providing you with first-class employee journey. Here’s a glimpse of what’s in it for you upon joining us: • Work-life balance: Wellbeing comes first. We offer a fantastic office environment and hybrid working options to ensure you have the best work-life balance possible • Learning & Development: Your growth is a priority. Our robust and varied learning & development ecosystem will help you strengthen your technical skills and enhance your soft skills and eye for business. The capabilities you will acquire with us will support your life-time employability within IT, PMI, and beyond • Inclusion & Diversity: Our differences - much more than our similarities - generate the innovation we are looking for. We aspire to build a diverse and inclusive organization to access the breadth and depth of thinking and sensitivity necessary to thrive Every single IT colleague is part of our Transformation journey. Join us and pursue your ambitions – our staggering size and scale provides endless opportunities to progress. If this offer resonates with you, we look forward to receiving your application and getting to know you. Together, let’s deliver a smoke free future.