Senior DevOps Database Infrastructure Specialist - HSBC Operations, Services and Technology

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • HSBC
  • 15 Oct 18

Senior DevOps Database Infrastructure Specialist - HSBC Operations, Services and Technology

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If you're looking for a career where you can make a real impression, join HSBC and discover how valued you'll be.

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 Senior DevOps Database Infrastructure Specialist.

Principal responsibilities

  • Participate in Insurance IT Infrastructure team with responsibility for infrastructure design, implementation, deployment and management
  • Focus on Database, primarily Oracle, infrastructure design, build and support
  • Collaborate with architects, developers, project managers to deliver suitable infrastructure solution which can meet business need and balance cost and scope.
  • Research and evaluate database products in support of the technical strategy. Study, design and implement new infrastructure technology according to the standard and governance. Help to develop the technical competence of other teammates in new technology.
  • Ensure systems complying with group infrastructure and security policies and standards.
  • Identify any issues that may arise to delivery risk, formulate preventive actions or corrective measures and timely escalate major project risks and issues to management.
  • Provide professional consultancy and support in response to the queries from developers and business.
  • Work closely with ITID domains to influence the practice and standard of infrastructure products.

  • University Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related disciplines.
  • Solid experience and proficient skills in infrastructure design, implementation and maintenance in large scale enterprise environment
  • Database implementation or support experience
  • Knowledge and hands-on experience in Enterprise Oracle infrastructure, including Dataguard and RAC technologies
  • Holder of Oracle Database 11g 12c Administrator Certified Professional, OCP
  • Knowledge of Microsoft SQLserver, DB2 or similar an advantage
  • Knowledge of WebSphere Application Server and MQ also an advantage
  • Knowledge of DevOps tooling such as AppDynamics, Docker, Kubernets, Ansible, Puppet is highly preferred.
  • Knowledge of external cloud such as AWS, GCP, Azure is a plus.
  • Willing to learn, explore and implement new and emerging technologies.
  • Understanding of service management techniques, including change management, incident management is a plus.
  • Track record in working on the delivery of complex deployment projects and under diversified or matrix structure.
  • Strong business sense with understanding of the business requirement and environment.
  • Sound communication, presentation and influencing skills to work with business, IT colleagues, and external parties like vendors.
  • Strong analytic skills to understand and resolve complex problems.
  • Excellent team player with ability to work under minimal supervision.
  • Good command of written and spoken English. Cantonese and Mandarin is also preferred.
  • Able to work at flexible hour to work with colleagues in various Global time zones.
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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