Senior Developer

Senior Developer

Standard Chartered
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Job Description

About Standard Chartered
We're an international bank, nimble enough to act, big enough for impact. For more than 160 years, we've worked to make a positive difference for our clients, communities, and each other. We question the status quo, love a challenge and enjoy finding new opportunities to grow and do better than before. If you're looking for a career with purpose and you want to work for a bank making a difference, we want to hear from you. You can count on us to celebrate your unique talents. And we can't wait to see the talents you can bring us.

Our purpose, to drive commerce and prosperity through our unique diversity, together with our brand promise, to be here for good are achieved by how we each live our valued behaviours. When you work with us, you'll see how we value difference and advocate inclusion. Together we:

  • Do the right thing and are assertive, challenge one another, and live with integrity, while putting the client at the heart of what we do

  • Never settle, continuously striving to improve and innovate, keeping things simple and learning from doing well, and not so well

  • Be better together, we can be ourselves, be inclusive, see more good in others, and work collectively to build for the long term

In line with our Fair Pay Charter, we offer a competitive salary and benefits to support your mental, physical, financial and social wellbeing.

  • Core bank funding for retirement savings, medical and life insurance, with flexible and voluntary benefits available in some locations

  • Time-off including annual, parental/maternity (20 weeks), sabbatical (12 weeks maximum) and volunteering leave (3 days), along with with minimum global standards for annual and public holiday, which is combined to 30 days minimum

  • Flexible working options based around home and office locations, with flexible working patterns

  • Proactive wellbeing support through Unmind, a market-leading digital wellbeing platform, development courses for resilience and other human skills,global Employee Assistance Programme, sick leave, mental health first-aiders and all sorts of self-help toolkits

  • A continuous learning culture to support your growth, with opportunities to reskill and upskill and access to physical, virtual and digital learning

  • Being part of an inclusive and values driven organisation, one that embraces and celebrates our unique diversity, across our teams, business functions and geographies - everyone feels respected and can realise their full potential.

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Role Responsibilities


Standard Chartered is a leading international bank operating in some of the most dynamic markets in the world, in Asia, Africa and the Middle East. Our successful and sustainable business is built on doing tangible, long term good for our people, our customers and the communities we serve.
Financial Markets eTrading has defined an exciting strategy and aggressive product roadmap. The FM eTrading system developments team is a specialist team responsible for the design and development of proprietary set of systems that will differentiate the bank in its core markets. eTrading systems are aimed at numerous customer markets including external customers via the internet, sophisticated customers via API/point-to-point connectivity, internal users trading on behalf of customers around the globe and finally connectivity into multi-dealer platforms.
Key Responsibilities

  • To join the Standard Chartered Bank eTrading Solutions Delivery team, responsible for software development & support using various tools & frameworks.

Our Ideal Candidate

Educational Level

  • Master or bachelor&rsquos degree in computer science, engineering, math, physics or related fields.

  • Business English (verbal and written).


  • Proven data project experience in application delivery.

  • Proven experience in complex big data development across to multiple data source integration.

  • Proven ability to drive innovative data engineering practices and architecture design.

  • Proven ability to influence others for a common goal in a large organization.

  • 10+ years in defining and implementing technology solutions.

  • Good understanding of the Financial products in the FX.

Personal Attributes

  • Must have strong sense of responsibility/ownership

  • High learning aptitude, able to learn new products and technology very quickly

  • Must be an effective communicator with business English literacy, interpersonal, problem solving and analytical skills, and excellent communication and presentation skills

  • A team player who enjoys working with people on all levels as well as being able to work independently and under pressure to meet tight deadlines

Technical Skills

  • Outstanding programming skills in Core Java with at least 10 years experiences.

  • Strong experience with Micro-services based architecture using Restful API.

  • Experience with Spring / Spring Boot.

  • Familiar with API gateways e.g. nginx.

  • Familiar with distributed cache e.g. hazelcast.

  • Experience on messaging service middleware like ActiveMQ, Solace.

  • AWS cloud experience.

  • Experience with Oracle SQL, Git, Maven, Eclipse.

  • Domain experience in FX trade capture.

Beneficial Skills

  • Experience with Google Guice, sparkjava.

  • Kafka, solace / solace vmr.

  • Kdb.

  • FX project experiences.

Soft Skills

  • Candidate must own initiative to work actively instead of waiting for task assignment.

  • Ability to work under pressure with multiple assignments.

  • Outstanding problem-solving skills and good team spirit.

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