Development Engineer - HSBC Operations, Services and Technology Development Engineer - HSBC Operations, Services  …

in Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 21 Jan 21
Not Specified
in Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 21 Jan 21
Not Specified
The health and safety of our employees and candidates is very important to us. Due to the current situation related to the COVID19, we’re leveraging our digital capabilities to ensure we can continue to recruit top talent at HSBC.  As your application progresses, you may
The health and safety of our employees and candidates is very important to us. Due to the current situation related to the COVID19, we’re leveraging our digital capabilities to ensure we can continue to recruit top talent at HSBC.  As your application progresses, you may be asked to use one of our digital tools to help you through your recruitment journey.  If so, one of our Resourcing colleagues will explain how our video-interviewing technology will be used throughout the recruitment process and will be on hand to answer any questions you might have.


Some careers have more impact than others.


If you’re looking for a career where you can make a real impression, join HSBC and discover how valued you’ll be. Whether you want a career that could take you to the top, or simply take you in an exciting new direction, HSBC offers opportunities, support and rewards that will take you further.   


HSBC Operations, Services and Technology is a pivotal part of the Group, providing essential operational and technical support to our global businesses and helping improve customer service and efficiency. Operations, Services and Technology combines global expertise and technology to help keep us ahead of the competition. 


We are currently seeking a high calibre professional to join our team as a Development Engineer.

Principal Responsibilities 

  • Provide support across the end-to-end delivery and run lifecycle, utilising their skills and expertise to carry out software development, testing and operational support activities with the ability to move between these according to demand

  • End-to-end accountability for a product or service, identifying and developing the most appropriate Technology solutions to meet customer needs as part of the Customer Journey

  • Liaise with other engineers, architects and business stakeholders, to understand and drive the product or service's direction

  • Establish a digital environment and automate processes to minimize variation and ensure predictable high quality code and data

  • Create technical test plans and records, including unit and integration tests, within automated test environments to ensure code quality

  • Provide support to DevOps teams working at all stages of a product or service release/change with a strong customer focus and end-to-end journeys, ensuring they have an excellent domain knowledge

  • Working with POD team to ensure operational issues (performance, operator intervention, alerting, design defect related issues, etc.) are identified and addressed at all stages of a product or service release/change

  • Enable the Continuous Delivery Pipeline and DevOps through appropriate design guidelines and investment advocacy

  • Actively participate in the Continuous Exploration process as part of the Continuous Delivery Pipeline, especially with enabler Epics

  • Build and support continuous integration (CI), continuous delivery (CD) and continuous testing activities

  • Provide support in identification and resolution of all incidents associated with the IT service, as directed by leadership of the DevOps team

  • Ensure compliance with centrally defined Security Standards

  • Ensure compliancy with Operational risk standards (E.g. Network, Firewall, OS, Logging, Monitoring, Availability, Resiliency)

  • Engineering activities to implement patches provided centrally

  • Support non-functional testing

  • Update support and operational documentation as required


  • A successful track record of delivering complex projects and/or programmes, utilising appropriate techniques and tools to ensure and measure success

  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills; an ability to communicate with impact, ensuring complex information is articulated in a meaningful way to wide and varied audiences

  • Good understanding of both RDBMS & NoSQL databases technologies such as Oracle, Postgres, MongoDB, Redis or equivalent.

  • Solid expertise in Java, Spring, Springboot, JSON, Restful API, OpenAPI, RAML, ReactJS, with a strong awareness of emerging technologies and industry standard

  • Strong knowledge of Agile development and Devops tool for example, Git, Confluence, JIRA, Selenium, Jmeter, Cucumber, Jenkins or equivalent

  • Building trusting Relationships – highly collaborative and engaging, building effective networks across business areas, developing relationships based on mutual trust and encouraging others to do the same to drive right outcomes.

  • Effective influencing and persuasive skills.

  • Experience of working in the Agile environment, leading projects / driving analysis and / or design

  • Examples of the successful delivery of the projects on time

  • Experience in working with remote teams

  • Strong analytical, interpersonal, presentation and negotiation skills

  • Highly motivated and able to work independently, under pressure and proactively in a fast paced environment with multiple deadlines

  • Positive, proactive and can-do attitude

  • Prior working experience of banking sector will be an advantage but not a must

  • Coaching skills / feedback skills a plus

  • A comprehensive understanding of risk management and proven experience of ensuring own/others' compliance with relevant regulatory processes

  • Excellent Knowledge of SDLC / Agile methodology; SAFE certification would be a plus

  • Years of relevant System development, or design experience in delivery role in financial services environment.

  • Experience of working with Continuous Integration (CI), Continuous Delivery (CD) and continuous testing tools

  • Experience working within an Agile environment

  • Programming experience in one or more of the following languages: Python, Ruby, Java, JavaScript, Go, Groovy, Scala

  • Experience managing AWS cloud workloads, especially EC2, EKS, RDS, VPC, and CloudWatch

  • Ability to quickly acquire new skills and tools

To be considered for this role, the relevant rights to work in Hong Kong is required.

You’ll achieve more when you join HSBC. 

HSBC is committed to building a culture where all employees are valued, respected and opinions count. We take pride in providing a workplace that fosters continuous professional development, flexible working and opportunities to grow within an inclusive and diverse environment. Personal data held by the Bank relating to employment applications will be used in accordance with our Privacy Statement, which is available on our website.  


Issued by The Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited.

Company Overview

HSBC is one of the world’s largest banking and financial services organisations. We serve more than 39 million customers through four global businesses: Retail Banking and Wealth Management, Commercial Banking, Global Banking and Markets, and Global Private Banking. Our network covers 66 countries and territories in Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Africa, North America and Latin America.

We aim to be where the growth is, connecting customers to opportunities, enabling businesses to thrive and economies to prosper, and ultimately helping people to fulfil their hopes and realise their ambitions.

Whether you are looking for a first job or taking the next step in your career, we offer many ways for you to realise your ambitions. Come and work with us and you'll have opportunities to make connections all over the world and help build the bank for the future.

HSBC logo
More Jobs Like This
See more jobs