Technical Specialist

Technical Specialist

Standard Chartered
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Job Description

About Standard Chartered
We are a leading international bank focused on helping people and companies prosper across Asia, Africa and the Middle East.
To us, good performance is about much more than turning a profit. It%27s about showing how you embody our valued behaviours - do the right thing, better together and never settle - as well as our brand promise, Here for good.
We%27re committed to promoting equality in the workplace and creating an inclusive and flexible culture - one where everyone can realise their full potential and make a positive contribution to our organisation. This in turn helps us to provide better support to our broad client base.

  • This role in Global Banking Technology is within CECF for the position of technical design & delivery lead. Position will be key to strategic programme to deliver enhancements and provide maintenance support for CECF suite of applications, of which WorkBench is the main application.
  • WorkBench is the single platform for all client-facing staff to manage their client relationships and perform activities on behalf of their clients. It is designed to provide superior client management by aggregating everything we know about our clients, automates key business processes and provides a platform for collaboration across all businesses in the Wholesale Bank.

Description of the Role:
  • Identifying/Gathering/ Questioning and challenging when necessary/ documenting the NFR (NonFunctional Requirements) and interface specific requirements front to back
  • Provide solution design and lead the delivery working with onsite/offshore team members
  • Feasibility study, tools identification and completing the PoCs when required
  • Identifying golden sources of data in Standard Chartered Banks
  • Collaborate with PO/BA and Developments leads in the team in identifying and developing common components
  • Improve code quality statistics, participate/drive code reviews and continuously reduce technical debt
  • Specifying the common and core services use cases
  • Study existing engineering processes and contribute to improvements to drive up efficiencies
  • Collaborate with teams globally to deliver, present ideas and innovate
  • Model behaviours that facilitate Agile delivery
  • Exhibit passion for client experience with a user-first mindset

PreferredCandidate Profile:
Ideal candidate must have proven credentials of delivering in world class engineering teams. With a bachelor's degree in Computer Science, engineering or equivalent discipline, he/she must have relevant experience fulfilling responsibilities of the position. Must be a confident self-starter with ability to collaborate and devise solutions. Relevant industry certifications are an added plus. Ability to learn and adapt to new technologies and frameworks is required.
Core Competencies:
Strongly Desired competencies:
  • Strong analytical and problem solving
  • In depth experience in architecture and solution design
  • Hands-on in JSE & JEE specifications
  • Hands on experience in Design Patterns
  • Experience in Service Oriented, Microserivces and Cloud native architecture implementations
  • Hands on experience with No SQL.
  • Responsibility for the Code Quality measures
  • Exhibit hands-on on various NFRs-NonFunctionalRequirements implementation
  • Strong experience in common and reusable components/services development
  • Data Modelling, tuning of queries, Performance and Throughput measures
  • Integration using ESB/MOM/WS based technologies, data formats, payload and performance measures
  • Security Essentials, application vulnerabilities and remediation
  • Good knowledge in open source frameworks
  • Good knowledge in application integration using Web Service (SOAP/REST) or Messaging using JMS
  • Hands-on knowledge in application servers/containers like JBoss Fuse/WebSphere/Weblogic
  • Application performance tuning, application performance analysis and tuning, analysing performance metrics
  • Hands-on experience on Linux/Unix environments
  • Experience with automated unit testing jUnit, Mockito or comparable
  • Cloud computing technologies
Preferred competencies:
  • Oracle or SQL Server PL/SQL development and designing data model.
  • Web services, API design, Defining Specification using swagger/RAML.
  • DevOps Tools and CI/CD Processes - Jenkins, Git, GitFlow, Jira, BitBucket etc.
  • Experience remediating application vulnerabilities and delivering on other non-functional requirements
  • Experience working with query plans and performance tuning of SQLs
  • Knowledge of microservices architecture
  • Understanding of continuous build concept and usage with maven, sonarqube or other related tools
  • Good to have experience in containerization technologies - Docker, Kubernetes

Apply now to join the Bank for those with big career ambitions.
To view information on our benefits including our flexible working please visit our . We welcome conversations on flexible working.
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