Senior Software Engineer

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Job Description 

Senior Software Engineer : 0000BJY0 



Role Title:Senior Software Engineer

Business: Global Banking & Markets IT


Role Purpose / Description

The job holder will have to perform the following duties:

• Develop analytical skills to resolve problems and incidents of varying complexity to the Group’s production environments;

• Accurately capture and analysis computer performance measured against agreed targets to identify service shortcomings and agree appropriate solutions;

• Implement day to day user account administration and application maintenance;

• Build up a basic understanding of the business model;

• Ensure compliance with all relevant internal instructions (FIMs, GSMs, SOX circulars) and external regulatory requirements, including the management of operational risk and adherence to the Group’s standards of ethical behaviour;

• Build an excellent rapport with users and 3rd party vendors and gain an understanding of business flows and business requirements;

• Participate in the testing, implementation and roll out of new system versions;

• Maintain a good working relationship with other IT personnel including developers, business analysts and overseas IT managers.




Knowledge & Experience / Qualifications

  • University graduate with a degree in computer science or a relevant discipline
  • Good communication skills, and problem resolution skills
  • Ability to work under pressure, and have the ability to adapt to rapidly changing situations
  • In depth knowledge of standard office tools e.g. excel
  • Basic understanding of Linux/Unix scripting and SQL scripting with a good knowledge of IT infrastructures
  • Knowledge of FIM  protocols and Oracle/Sybase would be very useful
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills in English/Cantonese/Mandarin


Additional Requirements:

  • Experience in one or more areas of Unix, Linux, MS-Windows and Scripting.
  • Proficiency in verbal and written English communication skills (frequent communication in oral English with other parties will be required).
  • Work under pressure.
  • Self-motivated.
  • Find logical solutions to problems and manage to resolution. Able to response to production problem with good sense of judgement between  escalation and further investigation.
  • Understand and attain technical knowledge from on the job experience.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.  Be pragmatic and flexible with an open minded approach to dealing with teams with differences in terms of geographic location, language and culture and relationship and proximity to the users.
  • With experience in GB&M products, application systems production support, Perl. PL/SQ, Control M,, XML and HTML would be added advantage.


About HSBC Technology China


We develop, implement and support software and IT services and processes that allow HSBC to remain at the forefront of high-quality banking systems. We develop and maintain systems for HSBC’s global businesses, as well as support functions such as Finance, HR and Risk. We work across a range of technology platforms and development disciplines, from mainframe to mobile technologies.


Our team includes software engineers and developers, architects, testers, IT and business analysts, consultants and programme and project managers, as well as team leadership and management roles. We employ people in almost all the countries and territories in which HSBC operates. Two locations of HSBC Technology China, including Guangzhou and Xi’an, are world-class technology hubs with industrial delivery capability.


Some careers grow faster than others


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. 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



Job Field

 : Information Technology

Primary Location

 : Asia Pacific-China-Guangdong-Guangzhou


 : Full-time 


 : Day JobType of Vacancy : Country vacancy

Job Posting

 : 10-Jan-2019, 11:35:30 

Unposting Date

 : 24-Jan-2019, 23:59:00  

30 January 2019
Work type:
Full time
Banking and Financial Services
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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