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.


Some careers shine brighter than others.

If you’re looking for a career that will help you stand out, join HSBC and fulfil your 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.


HSBC is one of the largest 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  Senior Software Engineer


In this role, you will:

  • Execute technical lead role for medium to large projects
  • Design, Code, Test, Debug, and Record COBOL programs in CICS/VSAM/JCL environment
  • Understand the Design and Requirements and develop and execute custom application features and functions
  • Understand the BRD and break the requirements into MVP’s and stories
  • Collaborate with Architects, Solution Analysis, SMEs from various teams to drive the right solution and outcome
  • Create estimates for medium to large size projects
  • Create high level design and as well as analyse and develop code as per specifications
  • Conduct peer review for design/code/Unit test results
  • Follow standards and controls to ensure quality of outcome
  • Support production deployment and post development implementation activities
  • Perform application support as necessary
  • Participate in and drive the Crisis Calls for production incidents
  • Identify and work on system performance improvement
  • Mentor junior developers in the team
  • Stakeholder management



To be successful in this role, you should meet the following requirements:

  • 8+ experience in development and maintenance of complex banking applications such as credit card processing
  • Strong knowledge of VisionPLUS product.
  • Strong hands-on working knowledge in one or more VisionPLUS modules viz. CMS, FAS, TRAMS, LTS, ASM, VMX, WINGSFM etc.
  • Strong knowledge of COBOL and CICS
  • Must be well versed with Mainframe technologies such as Endevor, Changeman and batch scheduling activities.
  • Experience in design and development of medium to high complex problems
  • Good knowledge and experience of DevOps & Agile discipline
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills
  • Exposure of working as a technical lead for small to medium size projects



You’ll achieve more when you join HSBC.


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Issued by – HSBC Software Development India