GCP Cloud DevOps Engineer - HSBC Operations, Services and Technology

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • HSBC
  • 17 Jan 19

GCP Cloud DevOps Engineer - HSBC Operations, Services and Technology

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If you're looking for a career that will give you plenty of opportunities to develop, join HSBC and your future will be rich with potential.

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. HOST combines global expertise and technology to help keep us ahead of the competition.

We are currently seeking a high caliber professional to join our team as GCP Cloud DevOps Engineer.

Principal responsibilities

  • Build and manage the HSBC GCP foundation platform to enable application deployments
  • Engineer solutions on GCP foundation platform using Infrastructure As Code methods such as Terraform
  • Integrate, configure, deploy and manage centrally provided common cloud services such as IAM, networking, logging, Operating systems, and Containers
  • Manage SDN in GCP
  • Consume centrally agreed base HSBC Hardened OS Linux and Windows
  • Ensure compliance with centrally defined Security
  • Ensure compliancy with Operational risk standards such as Network, Firewall, OS, Logging, Monitoring, Availability and Resiliency
  • Build and support continuous integration, continuous delivery and continuous testing activities
  • Engineering activities to implement patches provided centrally
  • Support non functional testing
  • Update support and operational documentation as required
  • Fault find and support Applications teams
  • Ensure good Change management practice is implemented as specified by central standards.
  • Provide impact assessments where requested for changes proposed on HSBC GCP core platform
  • On a rotational on call basis provide out of business hours support as part of our twenty four seven coverage


Qualifications
Requirements
  • Experience of building a range of Services in a Cloud Service provider, ideally GCP
  • Expert understanding of DevOps principles and Infrastructure as a Code concepts and techniques
  • Strong understanding of CI and CD and available tools
  • Security and Compliance, such as IAM and cloud compliance, auditing and monitoring tools
  • Customer and stakeholder focus. Ability to build strong relationships with Application teams, cross functional IT and global and local IT teams
  • Good leadership and teamwork skills
  • Works collaboratively in an agile environment with DevOps application pods to provide GCP specific capability and skills required to deliver the service.
  • Operational effectiveness that delivers solutions that align to approved design patterns and security standards
  • Risk management effectiveness
  • Excellent skills in either Python, Ruby, Java, JavaScript, Go, Groovy or Scala
  • Experienced in full automation and configuration management
  • A track record of constantly looking for ways to do things better and an excellent understanding of the mechanism necessary to successfully implement change
  • Set and achieved challenging short, medium and long term goals which exceeded the standards in their field
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills, with an ability to communicate with impact, ensuring complex information is articulated in a meaningful way to wide and varied audiences
  • Built effective networks across business areas, developing relationships based on mutual trust and encouraging others to do the same
  • A successful track record of delivering complex projects and or programmes, utilising appropriate techniques and tools to ensure and measure success
  • A comprehensive understanding of risk management and proven experience of ensuring own others compliance with relevant regulatory processes
  • Demonstrable Cloud service provider experience ideally GCP
  • infrastructure build and configurations of a variety of services including Compute, Storage, SDN, VPC and XPN
  • Demonstrable experience of Linux administration and scripting preferably Red Hat
  • Experience of working with Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery and continuous testing tools
  • Experience working within an Agile environment
  • Server administration in either Linux or Windows
  • Automation scripting using scripting languages such as Terraform or Ansible
  • Ability to quickly acquire new skills and tools
  • GCP Certifications, ideally professional
  • Linux Certification
  • Windows Server Certification
  • Experience operating in highly regulated industry

You'll achieve more when you join HSBC.

Candidate with less relevant experience or skills may be offered a lower Global Career Band than stated above.

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