Senior Staff Engineer, Platform

StandardCharteredBank (Hong Kong, Hong Kong) 1 day ago

Job: Technology

Primary Location: Asia-Hong Kong-Hong Kong

Other Locations:

Schedule: Full-time

Employee Status: Permanent

Posting Date: 02/Mar/2021, 2:04:29 AM

Unposting Date: Ongoing

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's 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're 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.

The Role Responsibilities

  • Maintain / improve reliability objectives across the layers of our application from business logic to infrastructure.

  • Codify and rollout shared tooling and process to enable development teams to stay agile while improving non-functional requirements such as system availability, security, performance and maintainability.

  • Collaborate closely with a team of SRE Engineers.

  • Participate in operation support including production on-call rotation.

  • Collarborate with the wider Engineering teams on new requirements with a focus on how to operate these well in production.

Our Ideal Candidate

  • Mindset to automate everything or at least make it self-service.

  • Excellent knowledge of modern automation principles, for example IaC and GitOps.

  • Distributed system knowledge applicable to a microservice architecture.

  • Breadth of knowledge – operating systems, networking, distributed computing, cloud

  • computing.

  • Self-starter, capable of working without direction and able to deliver projects from scratch.

  • Public cloud management experience – e.g. AWS with Hashicorp Terraform

  • Container Management and container orchestration experience – Docker, Kubernetes.

  • Experience managing and/or developing applications using JVM based languages such as

  • Java/Scala/Kotlin.

  • Good practical knowledge with SQL/RDBMS, PostgreSQL preferred.

  • In-Depth knowledge in monitoring and alerting tools: DataDog, PaperDUty

  • Strong knowledge of Linux/UNIX.

  • Strong scripting skills – Python and Bash.

  • Strong understanding and practice Agile/Lean projects SCRUM, KANBAN etc.

  • Practical knowledge with Git flow, Trunk and GitHub flow branching strategies.

  • Strong English communication skills.

As one of the biggest banks in market, we are rapidly expanding by growing a new virtual banking business in Hong Kong. We see ourselves as a fast growing start-up company where you will enjoy autonomy and teamwork at the same time, solving new and exciting problems in a nimble and agile way. Join us and be part of history making for future banking experience!

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