(GBM IT) Senior Fullstack Engineer - Equities Trading

(GBM IT) Senior Fullstack Engineer - Equities Trading

HSBC Service Delivery (Polska)
Online interview
Employment contract

Project description

Who we are: We are a global team of full stack development engineers supporting an entirely in-house application called Falcon for our global Equities trading businesses. This application provides execution capability on over 100 markets globally, the ability to market make products and to trade using algos. Our pods adhere to the DevOps ethos and work closely in partnership with the Equities traders. Everybody in the team will develop, release and support components of the system in production. 

What we do: We are building a new Krakow-based pod comprising full stack (Scala/Java/JavaScript) developers who will be a part of the global electronic Equities Trading development team formed of 4 pods globally (London, Hong Kong, Guangzhou, Krakow) supporting a trading platform being used by over 100 sales and traders in US, London, Hong Kong, MENAT. These roles will provide a great opportunity for you to learn the Equities and Equity Derivatives pricing and trading domain including electronic trading and algo trading. 

Your daily tasks: 

  • You and your teammates are responsible for all aspects of delivering software to your users:
  • Speaking to the product owner (traders) to understand new feature requirements 
  • Development of new features
  • Automating regression testing of new software 
  • Frequent deployment of multiple software packages to production 
  • Production availability – we collectively build and own the service o Peer review of colleague’s changes 
  • Speak up and help shape how we do things better 

Cooperation Insights: 

  • Stable, long-term projects 
  • Full-time employment contract 
  • Flexible working hours and home office 
  • No dress code and no mobile devices restrictions 
  • Relocation support 

Parent Friendly Policy: 

  • Formal assistance while going on a maternity/paternity leave 
  • Nursery funding 
  • Flexible working arrangements 
  • Nursery room 
  • Family days 
  • Working parent’s community 

Development opportunities: 

  • Conference and training budget 
  • Language course/studies partial reimbursement 
  • Safari books 
  • Online trainings: LinkedIn, Coursera 
  • Internal trainings 
  • Transfer between projects 

To top it off: 

  • Team events and networking events 
  • Tech communities and cultural communities 
  • Mentoring programs 
  • On-site medical consultations in the office

Who we're looking for?

  • Expertise of Java or Scala or Javascript development, with at least 7 years of experience of one of these technologies
  • Familiar with TDD, continuous integration and delivery environment using Git/Stash/Teamcity or equivalent tooling
  • English at least B2 level

Nice to have: 

  • UI development experience using the React framework 
  • Experience with REST, messaging technologies and JVM performance tuning. 
  • MongoDB, Solace, TIG stack experience 
  • Experience building cloud based solutions using public cloud providers. 
  • An interest in Equity or Equity Derivatives trading business 
  • A passion for software development outside of work through involvement in open source, working groups, meetups etc.



  • Healthcare package for families
  • Healthcare package
  • Life insurance
  • Medical consultations in our office
  • Employee assistance programme
Leisure package
  • Free sport clubs
  • Fitness, yoga and massages in office
  • Multisport card
  • Financial bonus
  • Fruits
  • Hot beverages
  • Conferences
  • Trainings
  • Books
  • In-house language courses
  • Financial and technology academy
  • Access to leading e-learning platforms
  • Car parking
  • Bicycle parking
  • Shower
  • Chill room
  • Integration events
  • Additional leave for volunteering

Our company

HSBC Service Delivery (Polska)

Krakow 3000+
Tech skills
  • Java
  • Python
  • Scala

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