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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 Forex Senior Developer .
Principal responsibilitiesLiaise with nominated business stakeholders when required to ensure that business requirements are fully understood before commencing design and development.
Draw up detailed technical designs for components in response to business requirements and high level technical architectureWork effectively with any external consultancies engaged during the project to provide technical and graphical design expertise.
Implement best of breed technical solutions based on agreed technical design, adopting industry standard development patterns and methodologies including continuous integration and automated unit and integration testingFully test implemented solutions in advance of User Acceptance TestingAssist with the deployment of components to development and test environments when requiredParticipate in intraday and overnight Support rota when requiredQualificationsRequirementsSolid Java server side development experience is essential.
The candidate must be able to demonstrate knowledge of multi-threaded development.Demonstrable experience with distributed systems is essential.
Demonstrable experience with developing and tuning low latency systems.How to write Technical documentationHow to liaise effectively with Front Office, Production Support and other IT teams within the Bank.
Operation of trading desks in a large, multi-site Investment Bank with significant eCommerce offeringForeign Exchange in a high volume low latency environment.
Experience working on enterprise systems but also agile delivery of Business requirements.Spot FX market conventionsForward FX market conventionsFront Office development team in Large Investment Bank, supporting global trading deskA background of solid architectural workKnowledge of Enterprise Integration and messaging technologies such as 29 West, RMDS, FDPKnowledge of the FIX protocol.
Familiarity with time series databases i.e KDBKnowledge of lock free algorithms.Excellent problem solving and analytical skills.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skillsThe ability to work comfortably both within a team and independently as required and be a self-
starter.A flexible approach to delivery responsibilityYou’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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