• Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • HSBC
  • 2019-04-22

Senior Lead Architect - HSBC Operations, Services and Technology

  • Full time
  • Hong Kong
  • 22 Apr 19

Senior Lead Architect - HSBC Operations, Services and Technology

Some careers have more impact than others.
If you're looking for a career where you can make a real impression, join HSBC and discover how valued you'll be.

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.

We are currently seeking a high caliber professional to join our team as Senior Lead Architect.

Principal responsibilities
  • Documenting API standards and guidelines based on REST
  • Supporting agile delivery teams and promoting the re-use of existing services
  • Defining solutions and developing proof-of-concept code on an API Platform
  • Designing strategies around service implementation to meet non-functional requirements
  • Representing Retail Banking and Wealth Management Digital Architecture at cross-organisational meetings
  • Aligning API design approaches across multiple stakeholders
  • Solving integration problems with legacy systems
  • Assisting the Lead API Architect as appropriate


Qualifications
Requirements
  • Relevant knowledge of REST, API, Microservices
  • Experience working in an Enterprise scale environment
  • Past working experience in an Architecture role
  • Experience working in Agile methodologies i.e. Scrum, Kanban, Lean User Experience, XP is desirable but not essential
  • Past working experience on API Management i.e. Chartered Accountant, Mulesoft, Apigee, Mashery is desirable but not essential
  • Experience of PaaS or IaaS i.e. Pivotal Cloud Foundry, Amazon Web Services or Azure is desirable but not essential
  • A track record of constantly looking for ways to do things better and an excellent understanding of the mechanism necessary to successfully implement change
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills, an ability to communicate with impact, ensuring complex information is articulated in a meaningful way to wide and varied audiences
  • Worked collaboratively with other colleagues, supporting them when possible
  • Planned projects and activities systematically in line with business priorities, using a variety of analysis and problem solving techniques
  • A comprehensive understanding of risk management and proven experience of ensuring compliance with relevant regulatory processes
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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