Standard Chartered Recruitment for Technical Specialists – Credit Origination at Chennai

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  • Technical Specialist – Credit Origination

Job Details

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Job Type

Full Time

Interview Locations


Job Locations


Number of Openings

Not Mentioned –

Joining Time

Not Mentioned –

Desired Experience

9+ Years


As per Company Standards

Qualification Criteria

  • 9+ years of experience in developing world class products/applications
  • Bachelors in Engineering or equivalent
  • Masters in Engineering desirable

Skills Requirement

Key Skills

Java/ J2EE, Cloud Solutions, UI

Desired Skills

Preferred Candidate Profile:

Ideal candidate must have proven credentials of delivering in world class engineering teams. With a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, engineering or equivalent discipline, he/she must have relevant experience fulfilling responsibilities of the position. Must be a confident self-starter with ability to collaborate and devise solutions. Relevant industry certifications are an added plus. Ability to learn and adapt to new technologies and frameworks is required.

Strongly Desired competencies:

  • We are looking for Language agnostic people, however below is the end to end tech stack we intend to use for developing our Credit Origination platforms
  • Java/ J2EE, Spring, Hibernate
  • Hands-on skills in J2EE specifications like JAX-RS, JAX-WS
  • Cloud Solutions – Openshift or AWS
  • Containers Management –using tools like Docker, Rocket and Drawbridge
  • Elastic Scaling – using tools like Nginx, HAProxy or PAAS like Openshift
  • Dynamic Discover – using tools like Zookeeper or Etcd
  • Configuration Management – using tools like Zookeeper, Etcd, Spring, Puppet/Chef, Ansible
  • Continuous Integration – using tools like Maven and Jenkins
  • Continuous Deployment – using tools like Jenkins, Nolio or Go
  • Assembly Development – using frameworks like Apache Camel or Node.js
  • UI Development – using frameworks like Node.js, REACT, AngularJS or Backbone
  • IDL Definition – using tools like RAML or Swagger
  • Code Development – using IDE’s like Eclipse or IntelliJ
  • Web API’s – for Information Exchange
  • Collaboration – using tools like Git-Hub and JIRA
  • Hands experience and Knowledge of microservices architecture
  • Strong in Oracle or SQL Server PL/SQL development and designing data model
  • Understanding of continuous build concept and usage with maven, sonarqube or other related tools

Preferred competencies:

  • Web services, API design, Defining Specification using swagger/RAML
  • Dev Ops Tools and CI/CD Processes–GitFlow, BitBucket etc.
  • Experience with automated test configuration
  • Good to have experience in containerization technologies – Kubernetes

Job Description


  • Job: Technology
  • Employee Status: Permanent
  • Posting Date: 04/Jul/2020
  • Unposting Date: Ongoing


  • This role in Global Banking Technology is within Credit Origination portfolio for the position of [Technical specialist]. Position will be key to strategic programme deliverables on CreditMate Application.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Impact & Value:
    – Re-engineer legacy applications and build state of the art platform
    – Envision Credit Origination 2.0 platform and align it with Bank’s NextGen technology vision
    – Consistently leads delivery of valuable features
    – Continually looking for process improvements
    – Proposes new ways of doing things
    – Suggests novel ways to fulfil requirements
    – Helps elaborate requirements where necessary
  • Programming:
    – In depth knowledge of IDE, language and toolset in language of choice
    – Excellent understanding of language & framework and a good working knowledge of the abstraction layer underneath
    – Understanding of threads, threading model and concurrent programming
    – Can profile and optimize code
    – Good knowledge of other programming languages & paradigms and when to apply them
    – Comfortable debugging/finding complex problems
  • Design:
    – Can identify and apply appropriate design patterns to problems
    – Comfortable developing large features
    – Understands Idempotence
    – Understands boy scout principle. Leaves code in a better state then when arrived
    – Good understanding of cohesion, SOLID and how to apply
    – Writes clean, maintainable code
    – Understands importance of domain model and can coherently model a problem domain within a given context
    – Anticipates medium term (3-6 month) vectors of change and designs and abstracts accordingly
    – Understands & appreciates simplicity & the value of removing code
    – Understands design patterns such as CQRS and eventual consistency
    – Understands how to design for performance at all levels
  • Development Practice:
    – Automates everything by default
    – Can build a CD pipeline
    – Automates security scanning and performance testing as part of build
    – Monitor systems to ensure they meet both user needs and business goals
    – Oversee assigned programs (e.g. conduct code review), set and monitor team standards
    – Evaluate and select appropriate software or hardware and suggest integration methods
    – Focus on reliability, performance and availability
  • Infrastructure:
    – Good grasp of multiple operating systems
    – Good grasp of scripting techniques
    – Expertise in one database & good grasp of multiple data storage paradigms and when to apply other technologies
    – Understands and can automate paas technologies
    – Understands when to apply appropriate infrastructure technologies
    – Understanding of network communications, including TCP/IP, HTTP protocols
  • Security:
    – Writes Secure code by default
    – Can use tools (nmap/metasploit etc.) to perform deep security probes
    – Understands server hardening
    – Understating of security principles using SSL protocols and data encryption
  • Behaviours & Collaboration:
    – Leads group discussions on design of particular areas
    – Comfortable presenting information
    – Gains buy in from team and drives design
    – Mentors and develops those around them
    – Understands domain well enough to work with PO to drive value
    – Shares knowledge with wider community

Important Instructions

How to Apply ?

Please read all job details clearly and apply exactly as mentioned below only if you meet eligibility criteria.


Note: Please apply quickly before this Job expires.

Standard Chartered

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