Role Title : Software Engineer
Business : Financial Crime Risk IT
Your responsibilities will include :
example 1 : Build near-real-time pipeline : a message is published by an HSBC system >
write record to BigQuery >
trigger data science analytics in Datalab.
example 2 : Build batch process : a large file is generated in an HSBC Hadoop cluster >
an Abinitio job transfers the file to Cloud Storage (raw data) >
write data to BigQuery (normalised data).
example 3 : Write a complex Dataflow job in Java (or Python) to merge customer and transaction messages with bulk unstructured news articles >
update customer profile record in Bigtable >
re-calculate customer risk score
Collaborate with central teams (architecture, security, engineering, networks) who are responsible for delivering HSBC baseline cloud architecture.
Ensure that FCR requirements are taken into account.
Collaborate with other development teams that are also working to deliver use cases on GCP e.g. share best practice
Knowledge & Experience / Qualifications
Technical Skills - must-have
Some knowledge of cloud architecture & services (preferably GCP).
2+ years Java experience.
Linux, Bash / shell scripting.
DevOps principles & tools (CICD, Bamboo / Jenkins, Github / Bitbucket, JIRA, Confluence).
Agile development principles (Scrum, Kanban, MVP).
Data (databases, management, transformation, metadata).
Security (IAM, roles, service accounts, entitlements).
Technical Skills - nice-to-have
Apache Beam and / or Google Dataflow
Containers / Docker / Kubernetes.
Big Data, HDP (Hadoop ecosystem).
Automation toolset (Terraform, Ansible or Saltstack).
Experience of streaming data using frameworks / tools (Spark / Flint / Storm etc).
Nexus, Git, GitHub.
Network configuration, VPC, VPN.
Good communication (verbal, written, email). Ability to explain complex ideas.
Ability to work as part of an agile team (familiarity with agile methodology).
Ability to work in a team that is located across multiple countries / regions.
Willingness to adapt and learn new things.
Takes ownership of tasks.
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.
Some careers grow faster than others
If you’re looking for a career that will give you plenty of opportunities to develop, join HSBC and your future will be rich with 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.