• Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • HSBC
  • 2019-04-19

Digital Engineering Lead, Commercial Banking IT - HSBC Operations, Services and Technology

  • Full time
  • Hong Kong
  • 19 Apr 19

Digital Engineering Lead, Commercial Banking IT - HSBC Operations, Services and Technology

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.

HSBC Operations, Services and Technology is a pivotal part of the Group, providing essential operational and technical support to our global businesses and helping improve customer service and efficiency. HOST combines global expertise and technology to help keep us ahead of the competition.

HSBC is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from people of all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from disabled people, ethnic minorities and individuals returning to the workplace following a career break or retirement, as these groups are currently underrepresented within the financial services industry.

If you apply for this role before April 30th you will have the opportunity to be invited to our Technology Career Event at our main building in Hong Kong in May.

We are currently seeking a high caliber professional to join our team as Digital Engineering Lead.

Principal responsibilities
  • ​Design and engineer software with the customer or user experience as a key objective
  • Actively contributes to Digital and Technology Engineering Practice by sharing Subject Matter Expertise from their area of specialism, best practice and learnings.
  • Drives adherence to all standards and policies within their area of Technology Engineering and Digital channels.
  • Design and develop applications for internal and external users focusing on the interface and front end usability of the application
  • Engineer and implement security measures for the protection of internal and external systems, networks, products and services
  • Establish a digital environment and automate processes to minimize variation and ensure predictable high quality code and data
  • Manage development teams and build culture of digital innovation across geographically disperse teams.
  • Keep up to date and have expertise on current tools, technologies and areas like cyber security and regulations pertaining to aspects like data privacy, consent, data residency that are applicable
  • Ensuring compliance with all relevant controls and standards

  • University Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or a related discipline
  • Strong communication and presentation skills, with the ability to effectively interact with different groups of stakeholders including both external and internal.
  • Solid experience in in collaborating with relevant business units and functions in project delivery
  • Strong team player who also has the ability to work under pressure, independently and proactively and can lead diverse teams to delivering business or customer outcomes.
  • Strong analysis and problem solving skill
  • Ideally with solid experience with JavaScript development experience, ReactJS development experience and developer management experience.
  • Experience with modern web development standards including HTML, CSS, Javascript and responsive design, understands key concepts on APIs, Microservices, cloud adoption.
  • Knowledge of system interfaces with finance systems and management Information systems would be an advantage
  • Good understanding on the SDLC and Agile project management framework
  • Maintain can do attitude and stay positive towards challenges
  • Strong communications skills in both written and verbal in English. Proficiency in Cantonese and Mandarin would be an advantage
You'll achieve more when you join HSBC.

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

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