Role Title: Software Engineer
Business: Traded Risk IT
Role Purpose / Description
Traded Risk IT is seeking a senior software engineer to develop software in support of the Global Banking and Markets Traded Risk business. Candidate will primarily work on the Traded Risk services that includes data management and process orchestration. The candidate will need to work with the larger Traded Risk IT organization, whose staff is located across Hong Kong, UK and US.
Typical activities for this role includes:
- Interpretation of business requirements from a technical perspective;
- Develop and implement IT solutions that fulfill business users' requirement and conform to a certain level of quality standard;
- Performing architecture design that meet the business needs
- Performing peer code reviews;
- Support SIT / UAT for defect fixing;
- Creation of technical documentation such as release plans and user manuals;
- Active participation on releases and code promotions, including training for support team handover;
Knowledge & Experience / Qualifications
-A university graduate with degree in computer science or a related discipline
3-5 years+ IT development experience
-Must have proficiency in Java and J2EE on application development
-Must have expertise in programming against relational databases (SQL, stored procedures) – preferably Oracle; NoSQL (e.g MongoDB experience a plus)
-Must have expertise in software development tools such as Eclipse, Apache Maven and Jenkins
-Good to have expertise in API program, such as Restful, SOAP, JMS, JSON
-Good to have CI/CD experience (Ansible/Puppet/Chef experience a plus)
-Good to have Linux scripting development experience
-Fast learner with ability to pick up new skills
-Excellent verbal and written English communication skills
-Excellent interpersonal skills – self-motivated and pro-active worker
-Strong problem solving skills
-Able to work independently and effectively under pressure
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.
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