Cloud Platform Architect
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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 seeking an experienced Cloud Platform Architect to join our CMB IT organization that provides banking services to corporate and commercial banking clients.
Key duties include:
Accountable for Cloud Platform architecture within the Programme and leading development of respective discipline within the programme.
Flexible and agile attitude in respect to responsibilities and change. Self-starter and focused on deliverables.
Create Design Patterns, large solution designs, sizing, product configuration and consulting.
Hands-on design and development of Google Cloud Platform (GCP), across a wide range of GCP services including hands on experience of GCP storage & database technologies.
Utilising the following technologies to create solutions; Kubernetes, Docker, Stackdriver, Terraform and Mulesoft.
Ensure Products, Projects and Programmes are secure by design and meet compliance requirements.
Act as a consultant and subject matter expert for internal teams to resolve technical deployment obstacles, improve product's vision.
Ideal candidate profile
To be successful in this role you should meet the following requirements:
Hands-on experience in architecting, designing or implementing solutions on GCP, K8s, and other Google technologies.
· Extensive experience of Cloud Architecture.
Experienced in creating Design Patterns, large solution designs, sizing, product configuration and consulting experience for high-level and low-level Cloud Solution Architecture.
Thorough understanding of Kubernetes, Docker and containers.
Knowledge and hands on experience on Stackdriver, pub-sub, VPC, Subnets, route tables, Load balancers, firewalls both for on premise and the GCP.
Expert-level knowledge and implementation experience of security principles and technologies including Networks, LANs and WANs, Servers & Hosting, Virtualisation, Applications, Identity Management etc.).
Hands on experience of Terraform, and experience Mulesoft Gateways and Mulesoft runtimes
Knowledge and experience of DevOps technologies around Continuous Integration & Delivery in GCP using Jenkins.
· Certified GCP Architect
Ideally also Certified Google Professional Data Engineer
Familiarity with various delivery methodologies including Agile
Excellent oral, written communication and presentation skills.
Bachelor's Degree or higher in Engineering, Computer Science or another relevant field
· Ideally from a FinTech background
The base location for this role is Park Street, London.
You'll achieve more when you join HSBC
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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. 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.