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 Senior Software Engineer. 

Principal responsibilities 
- Analysis, Design, develop and implement IT solutions to meet business requirements
- Conduct system test, user acceptance test and provide support on system implementation.
- Ensure a high quality standard of deliverables according to HSBC standards and best practices
- Prepare project related documentation and ensure compliance and audit policies strictly followed
- Reduce technical risk / debt in solution proposal, system design and implementation
- Provide technical and domain consultancy and support in eChannels
- Provide in-depth knowledge transfer and on-job training / guidance to improve team productivity
- Work closely with global and regional stakeholders on projects delivery
- Maintain effective and good relationship between the business and the IT Project team, managing appropriate business expectations and negotiating compromise where appropriate. 


- A university graduate with degree in computer science or a related discipline
- At least 3 years of technical experience in Java, J2EE, Spring, SQL, WAS, MQ, etc.
- Business knowledge in commercial bank (especially HSBCnet) will be an advantage
- Fluent English speaking and professional business writing skills
- Strong problem solving skills
- Strong communication skills and documentation skills
- Enthusiastic and self-motivated with excellent time management skills and strong initiative
- Able to work independently and effectively under pressure 
- Able to adapt in global team culture and communication in different locations
- Good understanding and experience on Agile and DevOps
- Open-minded, reliable and independent.

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

Due to the urgent hiring need, candidates with immediate right to work locally and no relocation need will be prioritised.

You’ll achieve more when you join HSBC.

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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.