Fintech Career Accelerator Scheme – Hang Seng Bank (HK)
Fintech is changing our business and creating exciting possibilities for us all. At Hang Seng Bank, we appreciate the importance of developing young talents as creative think tanks for our constantly evolving and innovative environment.
Hosted by the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA), Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute (ASTRI), and Cyberport, with Hang Seng Bank as a major contributor since 2017, Fintech Career Accelerator Scheme (FCAS) is a 6-month / 11-month full time internship placement opportunity for university students to gain digital project exposure at one of the following businesses / functions:
Retail Banking and Wealth Management
Strategic Planning and Corporate Development
Duration: 6 / 11 months full-time internship
Period: July 2020 – June 2021 (subject to availability)
Your Learning Curve
We adopt a multi-disciplinary approach to the Accelerator Scheme. Depending on applicants’ preferences, aptitudes and backgrounds, we will assign successful candidates to work in digital projects and related duties, to grow with Hang Seng as a Fintech leader.
Assist in implementing various Fintech projects including blockchain, artificial intelligence (AI) robot advisors, digital payment solutions, ad tech, biometrics, big data analytics, and IT security etc.
Assist in planning and development of applications on mobile, IOT and other digital platforms to support new business needs.
Perform in-depth research on emerging technologies and upcoming trends in both local and overseas markets.
Assist in formulating and implementing digital strategies from different business perspectives
Technical background is NOT a prerequisite for non-programming jobs
Good analytical, communication and interpersonal skills
Strong self-motivation and willingness to learn
Advocate of openness, teamwork and integrity
Proficiency in English and Chinese, with fluency in Putonghua an advantage
Good knowledge of application software (MS Word, Excel, Powerpoint) and Chinese Word Processing
Permanent resident of Hong Kong or holding a valid Hong Kong student visa
The health and safety of our employees and candidates is very important to us. Due to the current situation related to the Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), we’re leveraging our digital capabilities to ensure we can continue to recruit top talent at the HSBC Group. 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.