Technology Graduate Programme

On this two-year graduate programme you will join our global Technology team. You will help to develop technologies that will improve the way we serve our customers and transform one of the world’s leading international banks.

We’re looking for candidates with a keen interest in Technology, preferably with a degree in Computer Science or other undergraduate/postgraduate degree that includes Technology-related modules, such as Engineering or Mathematics.


- You have obtained or working towards a 3.0 out of 4.0 GPA if you are studying in China or a 2:1 or equivalent degree if you are studying outside of China (as appears on your official university transcript or Degree certificate).
- Be fluent in English and Mandarin.
- Be legally permitted to work in mainland China.

Applications open:
September 1st,2021— January,2022

Start date:
July 2022

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We encourage you to apply for your programme of choice as soon as possible as we recruit on a rolling basis and may close applications before the advertised date if all vacancies are filled.


Be part of a collaborative team that takes on the world’s biggest financial and data challenges, builds platforms that support millions of customers worldwide, runs more than 6, 300 services and embraces agile working to shape the future and transform the banking experience.

What will you do?

Throughout the two-year graduate programme you will help us find solutions to some of the biggest technology challenges in the financial services industry. You will be close to the forefront of the latest technological advancements and thinking, whilst focusing on key strategic areas such as cloud, cybersecurity, artificial intelligence, data and applied innovation. Along the way, we partner you with a buddy who will be there to give you advice and share ideas, as well as a mentor to support and help guide your career throughout the programme and beyond.

You will be empowered to own and shape your career and to take full advantage of all learning opportunities on offer, including our recently launched Technology Academy, to develop core technical and leadership capabilities. You will also be encouraged to grow and develop your professional network, both within Technology and across the bank.

All graduates joining our graduate programme are required to be mobile across the country or territory in which they are based.

Who will this suit?

Successful candidates will be technologically literate, analytical, display creativity, show drive and excel at solving problems and building relationships.

We are looking for true technologists who are innovative and curious, who have a hunger for knowledge, the willingness to learn from others and who are self-motivated to solve complex problems. Ideal candidates are those who are:

•      Innovative and creative thinkers who challenge themselves and each other, push the boundaries of their

thinking, learn from each other and have the confidence to explore new ideas

•     Problem-solvers who have the ability to tackle complex challenges in a structured and analytical way, using

data and logic to come up with solutions

•     People and team oriented and who enjoy collaborating with colleagues and clients to achieve common goals

•     Customer minded and who understand that everything we do is aimed at improving services for our


What can this lead to?

Your experience on the graduate programme will equip you to develop both deep technical capabilities and core leadership skills in an international finance organisation. Over time, we expect to see graduates from this programme progressing to become members of our Global Technology Leadership team.

Life on the Technology programme(duration 2:01)

Ingrid is finding innovative, digital solutions with the latest tools and methodologies to meet the needs of our customers. She is continually learning through the many resources HSBC offers.

What is the recruitment Process?

Our application process is designed to allow you to demonstrate your strengths and to learn more about what it is like to be a part of HSBC. Below flow chart explains the full application process. Find out more about the application and assessment tips at: