Hong Kong Industrial Placement
The Hong Kong Industrial Placement is designed for undergraduate students looking to understand the role of technology in a leading global bank. The placement provides opportunities to develop a strong foundation of technical knowledge and gain valuable practical experience.
|Areas:||Digital Business Services|
|Applications open:||3 February 2021|
|Applications close:||Applications are now closed|
Who can apply?
To be considered for the placement, you will:
- Be available to work full-time for one year starting from July 2021
- Be an undergraduate student in any discipline
- Have well-developed language skills in English (Cantonese and Putonghua would be advantageous)
- Be proficient in any of the following programming languages: C++, C#, Java, Visual Basics, or SQL
- Have the legal right to work in Hong Kong
What to expect
Supported by experienced managers, colleagues and a wide network of diverse peers, you'll be encouraged to take on responsibility and bring new ideas to the table. You will be valued as an individual and for the contribution you make.
Over the one-year placement, you will be provided with the opportunities and exposure needed to progress to a successful technology career in banking. During your placement, you’ll experience the challenges of a technology-driven business environment, contributing to meaningful projects that have a direct impact on our business success.
You can expect practical experience that will complement your academic studies, helping you to live up to our values while developing your career. During the placement, you’ll be challenged to use your academic knowledge to add value to the bank and improve your professional and personal skills.
If you deliver outstanding performance during the placement, you will have the opportunity to join HSBC in a permanent entry level position upon graduation.
Learning, development and support
The placement will equip you with the skills and experience required to start a successful career with HSBC, as well as the opportunity to develop your professional network with colleagues around the world.
Over the course of the placement, we typically offer diverse business exposure and on-the-job training to develop your technical knowledge.
Seven steps to tackle a USD50 trillion challenge
Getting supply chains to net zero will require creative solutions, according to HSBC and BCG.
Your full supply chain is just a click away
HSBC’s Serai technology platform enables companies to have greater visibility of their supply chains.
Why COP26 is the world’s make-or-break climate moment
The summit needs to accelerate global climate policies, says HSBC’s Wai-Shin Chan.