ASEAN & South Asia-India-Bangalore
Technology power’s Standard Chartered Bank's vision and strategic agenda through the provision of innovative and efficient technology solutions;
we deliver greater value to our business stakeholders; we improve the skills and flexibility of our people and work more effectively with our internal and vendor service partners.
Our Retail Banking Technology teams work closely with our business segments to ensure the effective implementation of business solutions and digital banking experiences.
Our aim is to deliver the best possible experience to our clients easy banking, anywhere, anytime. We support business by delivering easy, convenient banking solutions to our small businesses and individual clients using cutting-edge technology.
Retail Banking Technology team has started Cloud Factory, an initiative to onboard all retail banking applications on to cloud and is working closely with cloud infrastructure services team.
The candidate will be part of Retail Banking team and work closely with Application teams, Cloud Engineering & Infrastructure services team.
There is a requirement for a senior level Cloud Engineer (Compute, Database, Security, Networking) who will be responsible for evaluating, designing, and implementing complete infrastructure solutions from the ground up.
You'll be working within a global team on innovative hardware, operating systems, hypervisors, containers, databases, software defined networks and software defined storage to build out our next generation cloud computing solutions.
This is a hands-on role with an emphasis on Cloud offerings ensuring fully automated integration into the banks ecosystem.
We are looking for a result oriented, self-starter who will be able to dive deep into problems and think outside of the box to create production ready solutions.
Key Roles & Responsibilities
Define the target architecture and cloud services to use for the application
Mentor application teams to define the target architecture and cloud services
Apply the architecture and design patterns for cloud
Evaluate and propose new technologies for business solutions.
Interact with application teams to understand business requirements and expectations.
Establish best engineering practices through solid design decisions, processes, and tools.
Technical product qualification (benchmarking, suitability, performance characteristics) of relevant hardware and software for use case requirements.
Write server side code to create robust production offerings that are highly available, scalable and can cope with burst demand.
Champion Agile best-practices, processes, and tools in support of DevOps processes.
Ensure proactive capacity planning and expansions.
Take personal responsibility for understanding the risk and compliance requirements of the role.
Understand and comply with, in letter and spirit, all applicable laws and regulations, including those governing anti-money laundering, terrorist financing and sanctions;
the Group’s policies and procedures; and the Group Code of Conduct.
Effectively and collaboratively identify, escalate, mitigate and resolve risk and compliance matters.
Required expertise with Oracle, MS-SQL, MySQL, PostgreSQL (RDS)
Required expertise with MongoDB, Cassandra DB, Redis or other noSQL / in memory databases
Required expertise Software Defined compute, storage, networks (SDDC).
Required expertise in networking, VPC, DirectConnect, ELB, Route 53, Cloud Front
Required expertise in cloud security, policies, IAM
Strongly advantageous experience of deploying and controlling virtual machines in a cloud services environment, preferably with Amazon Web Services or other cloud providers such as Microsoft Azure or Google Cloud Platform.
Required experience and expertise in Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment practise, tooling and techniques (Jira, Confluence, BitBucket, git;
Jenkins, Artifactory, Terraform, Packer, Rundeck, Ansible, AppDynamics)
Required experience with at least one of data analytics tools such as Splunk and / or ELK.
Required ability to write code. Ideally in Python or Java.
Strongly advantageous experience and demonstrable accomplishments as a DevOps or automation engineer.
Strongly advantageous experience of successful and demonstrable achievements in collaborative working with compliance, technology risk and regulatory requirement specialists.
Advantageous extensive experience and demonstrable accomplishments in selecting, designing and implementing automation and compliance frameworks that are applied to virtual compute resource deployments in the cloud.
Advantageous deep experience in multi-tier application architecture, development, deployment and support.
Advantageous knowledge of writing code to produce and consume RESTful API’s.
PERSONAL AND INTER-PERSONAL SKILLS
Delivers by possessing productivity, professionalism, customer service attitude, attention to detail and quality; ability to multitask;
strong interpersonal skills, strong verbal and written communication skills and adherence to standard operating procedures.
Demonstrates ability to adapt to a rapidly changing environment and ability to take direction from multiple areas.
Comfortable in an agile and fast-moving environment.
Developing Self & Others through Coaching, Contributing to Team, continuously learning and sharing knowledge.
Academic or Professional Education / Qualifications : IT related tertiary qualification or equivalent experience.
Licences and Certifications / accreditations - Associate or Professional level of AWS Certification (SA, SysOps), ITIL v3