Hong Kong Interbank Clearing Ltd

Senior Specialist (Systems Infrastructure)

Hong Kong Interbank Clearing Ltd
Posted on 20 Nov 2020

Senior Specialist (Systems Infrastructure)

Hong Kong Interbank Clearing Ltd

Job Highlights

  • Minimum 7 years of experience
  • Solid in the AIX platform with skill in Oracl & MQ
  • Experience in OS/400 & IBM z/OS

Job Description

Major Responsibilities

  • Assist in the system architectural design and solutions to meet business requirements and cost-effectiveness
  • Manage and provide technical support on system software and hardware
  • Perform system infrastructure installation, testing and periodic system software/hardware upgrade
  • Conduct and implement strategic, system capacity and disaster recovery planning
  • Maintain good performance on system infrastructure and high system availability at all times by managing and maintaining effective emergency fix, recovery and contingency processes
  • Monitor and report systems performance by using relevant monitoring tools
  • Plan and implement effective problem diagnosis and management processes and perform trouble shooting and problem resolution
  • Prepare system documentation and reporting
  • Develop and execute procedures which ensure, at all times, the security and integrity of operating systems, application systems and data
  • Under the direction from the Management, evaluate and propose hardware, operating systems and software packages and utilities with maximum cost performance. Make appropriate proposals for continuous improvement of services
  • Provide proactive advice and assistance, on the features of, and the use of the operating systems software and utilities, midrange servers and peripherals
  • Provide 7 x 24 on-call support for emergency production incidents and on-site support for fire-fighting and perform shift duties as required

Requirements

  • University degree in electrical/electronic, computer engineering/science or related discipline
  • Minimum 7 years’ systems administration and support experience of which at least 2 years must be solid in the AIX platform with skills in WebSphere Application Server, MQ, Oracle and DB2 systems
  • Possessing of the skills in SWIFTAlliance software, IBM Tivoli monitoring software, IBM DataPower and SQL Server will be an advantage
  • Experience in IBM z/OS and associated system software will be an advantage
  • Willing to work occasionally on evening and holiday shift duties for supporting operation
  • Good command of spoken and written English and Chinese
  • Good problem solving, communication and interpersonal skills and able to work under pressure
  • Candidates with less experience may be considered for Specialist I (Systems Infrastructure)

How to Apply

Interested parties please send your curriculum vitae stating your current and expected salaries, and the contact phone number to the Human Resources Division, Unit B, 25/F, MG Tower, 133 Hoi Bun Road, Kwun Tong, Kowloon or apply online by clicking the "Apply Now" button below.

All applications and personal information collected will be treated in strict confidence and only be used for the purpose of recruitment and selection.  The information collected will be accessed by our authorized personnel only.  Unsuccessful applications will be retained for one year for possible future job matching, and will be destroyed after the expiry of one year.

Additional Information

Career Level
Not Specified
Qualification
Degree
Years of Experience
7 years
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview

The Hong Kong Interbank Clearing Limited (HKICL) is a private company owned by the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) and the Hong Kong Association of Banks (HKAB). The key objective of the company is to develop and operate a safe and efficient multi-currency and multi-dimensional financial infrastructure in Hong Kong. It operates an integrated financial infrastructure platform for:

  • interbank large value funds transfers denominated in HKD, USD, Euro and RMB;
  • interbank money settlement of equity and debt securities transactions in Hong Kong via linkage established with the Hong Kong Securities Clearing Company Limited and Central Moneymarkets Unit system (CMU);
  • interbank small value funds transfer denominated in HKD and RMB, i.e. the HKD and RMB faster payment systems (FPS);
  • interbank clearing and/or money settlement of retail payments in Hong Kong such as paper cheques, autodebits, autocredits, credit card payments, etc.; and
  • the HKMA’s CMU system, as a computer operator.

Additional Company Information

Benefits & Others
Dental insurance, Five-day work week, Life insurance, Medical insurance