GlobalOne Developer - Prime Finance IT

  • Negotiable
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Contract, Full time
  • HSBC Bank plc
  • 05 Jan 17

The Prime Finance SBL Post Trade IT Team requires an experienced GlobalOne developer to be part of a team for on-going development in and around the Equity Finance Sungard GlobalOne Stock Borrow/Loan trading and processing system. The team is part of a larger Global team, based in the UK, HK and Pune, India.

Summary of Role:

The Securities Finance area comprises 3 key business streams, namely Stock Borrowing/Lending (SBL), Equity Swaps and Repo, and is a business area that is undergoing significant growth and investment in HSBC with high business visibility.

To ensure IT can continue to support the business and the IT plan, a person with solid experience is urgently required to be part of this development team.

Main Responsibilities

  • Act as functional GlobalOne expert in UK covering GlobalOne development related questions
  • Responsible for GlobalOne patches, upgrade and other infrastructure related projects
  • New developments in Java and Perl driven from the translation of Functional Specifications (FRD's).
  • Creation of technical specifications where applicable
  • Peer/Code reviewing across development Independently managing assigned project deliverables against project plans
  • Production of software delivery artefacts and all relevant accompanying documentation
  • Assisting in designing and overseeing execution of the test plans
  • High level of Quality Control, through use of JUnit or other tools
  • Working with BA's/SME's to produce optimal delivery requirements
  • Working with the business where necessary to facilitate new developments
  • Progress and status reporting to immediate management for owned work streams

Deliverables include:

  • New software delivered to required standards against supplied delivery schedules
  • Ownership of the deliverables from initiation through to delivery
  • Document existing processes and assist in identifying areas of improvement
  • Examine techniques, systems and processes in use and determine appropriate changes to effect improvements, reduce costs and enhance efficiency to meet business needs.
  • Assist in creation and of test plans where necessary.
  • Assist with Integration and regression testing where applicable
  • Implementation planning and support (pre and post new releases/patches)
  • Maintaining process flow documentation.
  • Actively participate in team development mentoring and coaching where relevant.
  • Working with other teams to achieve "best practice" in development environment

Knowledge & Experience

  • Equity Finance domain experience (Stock Borrowing/lending, Collateral management, lifecycle)
  • Strong GlobalOne functional knowledge
  • Strong Unidata management skills
  • Strong Perl skills
  • Strong Unix scripting experience
  • Strong SQL experience (Sybase or Oracle or SQL Server)
  • Exposure to Server/UI side Java development using Java 6/7, Spring framework (JDBC, WebMVC, JMS, JMX(Mbeans), Integration), Openadaptor, Hibernate, Javascript, JMS (MQ series), Servlets/JSP/JSTL, log4j, JAXB, XMLBeans, MDBs, Testing with JUnit. Project building with Maven, continuous integration experience. Sybase stored procedures
  • Results orientated with good communication & interpersonal skills
  • Excellent problem solving skills - Ability to interpret Functional specifications and create technical specifications for development
  • Positive 'can do' attitude.
  • Ability to work in fast-paced environment with proven ability to handle multiple work threads at one time