• Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • HSBC
  • 2019-04-23

Senior Development Specialist - HSBC Operations, Services and Technology

  • Full time
  • Hong Kong
  • 23 Apr 19

Senior Development Specialist - HSBC Operations, Services and Technology

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.

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 Development Specialist .

Principal responsibilities

  • Work closely with business or project partner to analyse business requirements and provide viable technical solutions
  • Design and develop IT solutions according to HSBC standards and best practices
  • Ensure a high quality standard of deliverables
  • Prepare documentation and provide support on compliance and audit checking
  • Support for deliverables in need
  • Support end to end systems integration
  • Technical management during the deliverables
  • Conduct system tests and provide support for system integration test and user acceptance tests
  • Conduct system upgrade and new releases
  • Take a key role on IT Transformation related items
  • Investigate and share the knowledge of DevOps tools to team



  • A university graduate with degree in computer science or a related discipline
  • Proven IT working experience on application support or development, preferably in an enterprise or a global environment
  • Development experience in Java, Oracle, and Linux or UNIX
  • Experience in below technology, including Spring or Spring Batch or Spring Integration Framework or Hibernate or HTML or PLSQL or JASON or AJAX or Web Service or MQ or Compass
  • Strong problem solving skills, able to work independently and also within a global team
  • Enthusiastic and self-motivated with excellent time management skills
  • Good communication skills and documentation skills in English
  • Flexible and adaptable in accommodating change of requirement and willing to take new responsibilities when necessary
  • Basic level of understanding in investment banking and wealth management. Investment domain background is an advantage
  • Ability to work under stress and deliver in a responsive manner
  • Experience in DevOps development tools, including Git, Jenkins, SonarCude, AppScan, GitHub, Ansible, Lisa, PCF, docker, kubernetes, MuleSoft or SpringBoot, ReactJS, RESTFul API
  • Strong background in AWS infrastructure
  • Ability to articulate, both oral and written, the objectives, issues, obstacles, resolution and so on
  • Fluent in both English and Chinese
  • Ability to write up clear and detailed requirements
  • Ability to work with various IT teams, and or external vendor
  • Ability to influence progress and priorities with internal IT groups as well as wealth management
  • Proven track record of successfully implementing a software package
  • Willingness to travel when necessary
  • Self-motivation, enthusiasm and proven rapid learning capabilities
  • As part of Global team the candidate is expected occasionally to participate in meetings or conference calls outside HK office hours

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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