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HSBC is one of the largest banking and financial services organisations in the world, with operations in 64 countries and territories. We aim to be where the growth is, enabling businesses to thrive and economies to prosper, and, ultimately, helping people to fulfil their hopes and realise their ambitions.
We are currently seeking an experienced professional to join our team in the role of Consultant Specialist.
The Senior Engineer will work within the Telecommunication Services - Global CES team and will be a subject matter expert on at least one piece of Network topology but will work primarily on the Checkpoint Firewall Estate
The Senior Engineer should have extensive experience working with the following technologies - Checkpoint R80, Threat prevention. Along with in depth knowledge of CLI commands for statistic gathering such as cpview, packet captures and sniffer. The skillset should also include Provider 1 MDM along with Network compliance through SKYBOX
The candidate should have both CCSA & CCSE qualifications, ideally with Check Point Security Master certification or aiming to achieve
This may involve working as a Lead Technical Specialist on projects involved in planning, research, evaluation and design of network infrastructure components to integrate with the Firewall Technology Qualifications
. Knowledge of HSBC systems desirable
. Overall understanding of Network services and the supporting infrastructure to be able to prioritise work load
. Good Understanding of Network hardware and Software and general IT Support principles
. Have sufficient knowledge of ITID understanding policy, processes, procedures and systems deployed.
. In depth knowledge of best practice within a support environment.
. Have excellent knowledge of the project lifecycle.
. Excellent communications and interpersonal skills, including the capacity to articulate the case for IT investments and alternatives in the language of the business.
. Ability to work under pressure.
. Ability to find logical solutions to problems.
. A ‘common sense approach
. Proven ability to prioritise against competing demands.
. Ability to actively participate in Crisis response and recovery.
. Experience working within a large corporate / global technology environment
. A track record of being a ‘self starter and driving their own performance, development and learning
. Have a good understanding of strategic planning, including managing change, managing processes and business cases
. ASA for remote access (ASA, AnyConnect VPN SSL)
. ASA VPN Lan2LAN
. RSA Administrator (able to manage roles, Identity Source, Security Domain), AD skills, Scripting (Shell, Python)
. A broad understanding of IT hardware, software, operations and networks
. Ability to work under pressure and deliver within limited timescales
. Strong interpersonal skills
. Good communication, both verbal and written
. Strong analytical skills to quickly assess situations, their impact and options for resolution.
. To be able to prioritise faults, estimate fix times.
. Good team player skills which rely on honest open communication and reliability of individuals to strive to deliver an excellent service to the customer
. Ability to manage and prioritise service delivery within a diverse and constantly changing technical environment.
. Excellent inter-personal skills including the ability to influence peer group good negotiation skills.
. Understand and interpret complex business and IT requirements
. Proven ability to prioritise competing demands for time and resources
. Have the ability to understand and interpret complex business and IT requirements and assess future
. Managing large Network project implementations.
The chosen candidate for this role will be required to undergo enhanced vetting. Subject to local laws, this will require the individual to satisfactorily pass a series of additional checks as part of the recruitment process and on an ongoing basis, if appointed to the role. HSBC Group reserves its position with regard to any steps which it may take in relation to any material adverse findings which arise either when the checks are originally completed, and/or if relevant, on an ongoing basis. For more information about the enhanced vetting for this role please contact the recruiter for this role.
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About HSBC Technology China
We develop, implement and support software and IT services and processes that allow HSBC to remain at the forefront of high-quality banking systems. We develop and maintain systems for HSBC's global businesses, as well as support functions such as Finance, HR and Risk. We work across a range of technology platforms and development disciplines, from mainframe to mobile technologies.
Our team includes software engineers and developers, architects, testers, IT and business analysts, consultants and programme and project managers, as well as team leadership and management roles. We employ people in almost all the countries and territories in which HSBC operates. Two locations of HSBC Technology China, including Guangzhou and Xi'an, are world-class technology hubs with industrial delivery capability.