Backend Developer - Virtual Banking

  • Negotiable
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Standard Chartered Bank
  • 13 Jan 19

We are now looking for an experienced Backend Developer to join our new Virtual Banking function.

The Role Responsibilities

  • Focus on greenfield development and continuous improvement of our existing systems
  • Projects will include building web and mobile APIs, developing microservices to evolve our architecture and build our products
  • We have an emphasis on software quality and writing maintainable code using TDD, DDD and Continuous Integration and Delivery
  • Our technology stack is based predominantly on Kotlin and Java, but our design allows for using the most appropriate language to solve the problem i.e. Go, Scala or Rust
  • We use Kubernetes and Docker to schedule and run our services
  • Kafka for our asynchronous message queue
  • GraphQL and REST Apis
  • Persistent data storage using Postgres and Cassandra
  • Infrastructure running on Cloud



Our Ideal Candidate

  • Fluent with Kotlin, Java or Scala
  • Solid experience in back-end development
  • Graduate Degree (or above) in Computer Science/Maths/Physics/similar
  • Quick learner with an ambitious and results driven personality
  • Self starter, who can work independently
  • Work well as part of a team in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills



Apply now to join the Bank for those with big career ambitions.