File Transmissions Engineering Specialist

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • HSBC Bank plc
  • 19 Apr 19

File Transmissions Engineering Specialist

File Transmissions Engineering Specialist

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If you're looking for a career that will give you plenty of opportunities to develop, join HSBC and your future will be rich with potential. Whether you want a career that could take you to the top, or simply take you in an exciting new direction, HSBC offers opportunities, support and rewards that will take you further.

At HSBC, We are transforming technology in financial services, using the latest digital tools and methodologies to make our customers' banking experience simpler, better, faster and more secure.

To achieve this we have many exciting challenges ahead and are looking for people with a real passion for what they would like to do. Working with some of the best technology talent we are searching for technologists and enablers that will help support us on this journey.

As an HSBC employee in the UK, you will have access to tailored professional development opportunities and a competitive pay and benefits package. This includes private healthcare for all UK-based employees, enhanced maternity and adoption pay and support when you return to work, and a contributory pension scheme with a generous employer contribution.

We are currently seeking an experienced individual to join this team in the role of File Transmissions Engineering Specialist.

In this role you will:

  • Work to the highest level of quality and produce and promote standards relating to the implementation, upgrade and usage of the File Transmissions technologies. Where required, some assistance with support activities will be necessary.
  • Work under own initiative with management guidance to define standards and implement and test engineering solutions related to the File Transmissions technologies.
  • Provide Enterprise Services as well as Developer Services which enable faster delivery of highly standardised services for example, Virtualisation, Application Lifecycle Management (ALM), Dev Engineering, Group System Development Environment (GSDE) and Cloud.
  • Setup and define automation to increase efficiency and reduce time spent undertaking tasks
  • Consolidate and reduce infrastructure complexity.
  • Embrace new technology, features and ways of working to adopt and migrate File Transmissions technologies to use cloud and containers and promote standardisation.
  • Help define the strategic direction and execute in the File Tansmissions domain.
  • Risk and Cost Management.
  • Ensure Service Quality Targets are met for offered platform services.
  • Business stakeholder management to define product roadmaps and keep other areas of HSBC informed about the Technological infrastructure capabilities available.
  • Improve business and customer experience through superior solutions.

To be successful in this role you should meet the following requirements:

  • IBM Sterling File Gateway (Sterling Integrator) Implementation, Configuration and Operation
  • IBM Sterling External Authentication Server Implementation, Configuration and Operation
  • IBM Sterling Secure Proxy Implementation, Configuration and Operation
  • IBM Sterling Connect:Direct Implementation, Configuration and Operation
  • IBM Sterling Control Center Implementation, Configuration and Operation
  • OpenSSH Implementation, Configuration and Operation
  • Pragma Fortress Implementation, Configuration and Operation
  • Excellent general knowledge of file transfer protocols and products
  • Competent Windows/Linux script creation and implementation
  • Knowledge of cryptography applications and data security
  • Wide experience of operational management of systems
  • Experience working with vendors
  • Leading and delivering change to processes and systems
  • A solid level of IT literacy, including a broad knowledge of IT infrastructure (operating systems, networking, security)
  • Good analytical and troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

The base location for this role is London or Sheffield.

You'll achieve more when you join HSBC.

At HSBC we look to enable our employees to better balance their work / life priorities and have the flexibility required to meet challenging needs as they progress through different life stages. Where possible we will consider the following flexible working options: part-time working, job sharing, term-time working, and working from home and staggered hours. If in considering a role with HSBC you have a need for some flexibility in your working arrangements please discuss this with the recruitment team in the early stages of the application process.

As a business operating in markets all around the world, we believe diversity brings benefits for our customers, our business and our people. This is why HSBC UK is committed to being an inclusive employer and encourages applications from all suitably qualified applicants irrespective of background, circumstances, age, disability, gender identity, ethnicity, religion or belief and sexual orientation.

We want everyone to be able to fulfil their potential which is why we provide a range of flexible working arrangements and family friendly policies.