Founded in 1908, Bank of Communications Co., Ltd. (Stock Code: 3328) is one of the oldest banks in China, and also acted as one of the country’s banknote-issuing institutions. The bank was listed on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited and the Shanghai Stock Exchange in June 2005 and May 2007...

Founded in 1908, Bank of Communications Co., Ltd. (Stock Code: 3328) is one of the oldest banks in China, and also acted as one of the country’s banknote-issuing institutions. The bank was listed on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited and the Shanghai Stock Exchange in June 2005 and May 2007 respectively. At present, apart from Tibet, BOCOM comprises 30 provincial branches across provinces, municipalities and autonomous regions, plus a network of 2,637 operating locations in 173 cities and 112 counties nationwide. Beyond China, BOCOM has established overseas centers in Hong Kong, New York, San Francisco, Tokyo, Singapore, Seoul, Frankfurt, Macau, Ho Chi Minh City, and Sydney; one subsidiary bank in the U.K. and one representative office in Taipei. BOCOM’s development strategy is to become a first class listed universal banking group focusing on international expansion and specializing in wealth management.

Intern (Fintech) – 6 months contract

Job level Entry
Education Not applicable
Language Chinese - Mandarin, English
Location
Within Hong Kong
Employment type Contract
Industry Banking
Job function Human Resources > HR Information System (HRIS)
Information Technology > Application Development
Published On 17/06/2022

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority and the banking industry jointly launched the Fintech Career Accelerator Scheme (FCAS) to nurture young talents for the industry, and provide participants with an opportunity to better prepare for future careers in the banking sector. Bank of Communications Co., Limited Hong Kong Branch is devoted to develop young and passionate talents for our business growth. The scheme targets at the student from local universities and will be offered six-month work opportunities and receive industry-specific training.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Conduct research and write reports on IT latest trends.
  • Participate in the operation and administration of the Innovative Lab.
  • Participate in FinTech application prototyping.
  • Participate in Proof-of-Concept activities and coordinate the evaluation process.
  • Formulate innovative proposals to senior management and bank executives.
  • Work as project assistant in cross-departmental workflow optimization projects.
  • Work with Shanghai headquarter development centres on several projects. Business trip to mainland may be necessary.
  • Receive necessary IT and business trainings.

We are looking for candidates who possess:

  • Proactive attitude with strong analytical, interpersonal and communication skills
  • High proficiency in written and spoken English and Chinese (including Putonghua)
  • Fast learner with good research skills and interested in new technologies.
  • Work proactively and presentable.
  • Good team player with strong problem solving, analytical, communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Knowledge in Banking & Finance, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Big Data, Mobile App Development, etc. is an advantage.
  • Knowledge in programming languages like Java, Javascript, Python, SQL is an advantage.