And we only want to make that better. We have ambitious plans to make the most of our current market position to really grow the first direct business. To do this we invest in maintaining a best in class IT team. first direct IT works really closely with other business teams to ensure we create the right solutions for both the business and the customer and to support our strategic plans.
first direct is a member of the HSBC group and is one of the major contributors of profit to the Retail Banking & Wealth Management businesses (that’s everyday banking and investments to you and me). Retail banking services over 50 million customers globally and offers a whole range of banking products and services.
HSBC’s vision is to ‘Build banking’s leading technology company’ and first direct wants to lead the way.
The typical roles we have in Leeds range from Project and Portfolio Management through to Engineering and Service Management. We’re regularly hiring for:
- Agile Scrum Masters
- Technical Architects
- Engineers (typically iOS, Android, full stack & platform)
- Test Specialists
- Business Analysts
- Service Analysts
We’re interested in people with the right attitude and an aptitude for digital products, with ambition and eagerness to develop taking priority over qualifications.
We take pride in pioneering amazing service, and we look for people who can embed this passion into developing great digital solutions.
Our future growth is likely to be in our engineering discipline – predominantly iOS, Android, full stack and Platform Engineers.