Job description

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.

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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 is one of the banking and financial services organisations in the world, with operations in 64 countries and territories. We aim to be where the growth is, enabling businesses to thrive and economies to prosper, and, ultimately, helping people to fulfil their hopes and realise their ambitions.

We are currently seeking an experienced professional to join our team in the role of Consultant Specialist.


Principal responsibilities 

- Works with the team to complete on-time end-to-end technical project delivery, including requirement clarification, detailed solution design (module structure, interfacing, performance, etc.), coding and testing, releasing, production support and bug fixing / problem resolving with required quality and visibility.
- Taking ownership of specific module / initiative for PoC to implement business / technical requirement, resolving problem or uplifting performance, based on rich knowledge and experience in the area.. Supporting other team members in the owning area and knowledge sharing. 
- Participates and contributes in team’s solution design, problem investigation and design / coder review with alternative solution, perspective and idea
- Participates and supports team’s events / activities and helps in team’s continuous improvements in delivery productivity, collaboration and visibility.



- Bachelor degree of Compute Science, Software Engineering of related major. (Other major is also acceptable if the candidate holds sound knowledge and good experience as required below)
- 5+ years’ experience  in Java back-end development with HTTPS, RESTful API, micro services and message queue, good sense and experience in high-availability service architecture
- Good experience in SQL and one of the datebase MySQL, SQL Server, Oracle or Postgres SQL. (preferably in Postgres SQL)
- Good to have following experience
• Experience in high-volume data processing and compute
• Experience in building services on cloud (especially GCP)
• Experience in production support
- A good learner with curiosity and passion in technology, who keeps updating his/her knowledge and knows how to acquire knowledge for problem resolving
- Good communication skills to be able to express complex problems logically and briefly and to explore and dig information from surface. Skills to facilitate meetings or give presentations.
- A team player, preferably having agile team experience


Candidate with less relevant experience or skills may be offered a lower Global Career Band than stated above.

What additional skills will be good to have? 
- Working in a global team with different cultures.
- Knowledge on cash products, cash trading and front office operations.
- Experience in DevOps environment



You’ll achieve more when you join HSBC.

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