Consultant Specialist

Job Description

Job description

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.

We are currently seeking an experienced professional to join our team in the role of Consultant Specialist.


Business: Enterprise Technology


Principal responsibilities

The role holder is accountable for working across the Technology delivery lifecycle including inception, construction, testing, release and ongoing management of the services of core banking applications.

This role will carry out some or all of the following activities:


  • POD Lead to deliver projects

  • Scrum master role to adopt the agile methodology

  • SME role to provide consultancy on HUB core and infrastructure

  • Engaging with business/product owner for the requirement gathering and user story preparation

  • Develop / review the technical design

  • Ensure the development quality

  • Conduct review of design/code/test plan and test results

  • Prepare unit / system test plans, Conduct unit testing and system integration testing

  • Ensure timely deploying quality output with customer satisfaction

  • Provide post development support

  • Day to day maintenance and support of the application

  • Drive the Agile and Devops adoption in various projects

  • Coordination among POD teams whenever required.

  • Knowledge keeper and manager of corresponding domain.

  • Coach to junior staff, ensure they are on the right track to work independently.

  • Ensure good quality of deliverables from POD team.

  • Ensure improvement action is taken and avoid repeated defects. 


  • Deliver quality output within the defined schedule and service levels

  • Solve incidents/problems/defects within SLA, minimize impact if any.


  • Adopt Devops, Agile approach. Proactively engage business and product owner into the agile iteration to collaborate with the team, own the responsibility of the deliverable.
  • Always look for improvement opportunities and implement it.

  • Follow group/local guidelines in any circumstances.


  • Ensure decisions are based on commercial acumen and risk.
  • Align and comply with appropriate process, policies and procedures. 


Must have

  • More than 8+ years of IT experience of which at least 2 years as Technical lead, and has been recognized HUB subject matter expert.
  • Worked as Technical lead with minimum team size 4 or 5.

  • Software development & maintenance using SDLC & AGILE methodology

  • Experienced in carrying out Technical design for project

  • Experienced on iSeries platform using CLLE, RPGLE, DB2/400, SQL

  • Worked on programming using SQL RPG and Free format RPG

  • Worked on tools – JIRA, RDI (coding), RTC & ARCAD (software change control), Jenkins, HP Quality Centre, GSD

  • Worked on programming using MQ, Connect Direct, SFTP

  • Strong Analytical skills

  • Self-starter, take ownership and flexible

  • Able to work under tight deadline and do multi-tasking

  • Team player

  • Good in interpersonal and communication skills 

Prefer to have

  • Worked on Restful API development using IWS on iSeries platform

  • Worked on test automation tools (RPGUnit, XFramework, TOSCA etc)

  • Worked on Core Banking applications  




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.

You’ll achieve more when you join HSBC.


HSBC is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a culture where all employees are valued, respected and opinions count. We take pride in providing a workplace that fosters continuous professional development, flexible working and, opportunities to grow within an inclusive and diverse environment. We encourage applications from all suitably qualified persons irrespective of, but not limited to, their gender or genetic information, sexual orientation, ethnicity, religion, social status, medical care leave requirements, political affiliation, people with disabilities, color, national origin, veteran status, etc., We consider all applications based on merit and suitability to the role.

Personal data held by the Bank relating to employment applications will be used in accordance with our Privacy Statement, which is available on our website. 



***Issued By HSBC Software Development (GuangDong) Limited***