The Bank of East Asia, Limited


Incorporated in 1918, BEA is Hong Kong’s largest independent local bank. BEA offers customers a comprehensive range of corporate banking, personal banking, wealth management, and investment services through an extensive network of more than 200 outlets covering Hong Kong and the rest of Greater China, Southeast Asia, the United Kingdom, and the United States.


Enquiry email: chanjtk@hkbea.com (Stream A) or yuawy@hkbea.com (Stream B) or wongjky@hkbea.com (Stream C)


Stream A
Information Technology Department (Applications Development)

Internship Duration: 12 months
Internship Period: Anytime within 02/07/2019 – 31/08/2020, lapse for 12 months

Job Duties

  • System development by applying advanced information technology (e.g., biometric authentication, mobile centricity, big data, cognitive computing, cloud computing, web analytics, etc.)
  • Perform technical evaluation and proof of concept on advanced information technology to be applied
  • Collaborate with business users and innovation team to develop prototypes on application of new technologies

Interns may be involved in projects in the following aspects:

  • Improving user experience in customer facing services, (e.g., mobile banking, internet banking, and information website)
  • Big data analytics and cognitive computing
  • P2P solutions
  • Cybersecurity
  • Blockchain
  • Fintech Soutions

Requirements

  1. Education Background:
    • UG student
  2. Disciplines Preferred:
    • Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology
  3. Technical Skills
    • Knowledge of Programming
    • Java Programming
    • Knowledge in Mobile App development is an advantage
  4. Language Proficiency
    • Good command of written and spoken English
    • Good command of written Chinese and spoken Cantonese
  5. Others
    • Creative thinking and problem solving
    • Ability to pick up new technical skills
    • Willing to take up challenges

 
 

Stream B
Information Technology Department (Technology Innovation Section)

Internship Duration: 12 months
Internship Period: Anytime within 02/07/2019 – 31/08/2020, lapse for 12 months

Job Duties

  • To assist in managing innovation projects
  • To assist in supporting business units in identifying and evaluating new technologies
  • To collaborate with business users to develop prototypes and conduct proof of concept on application of new technologies
  • To help promote new technology innovations to business units and keep them abreast of new technology

Interns may be involved in projects in the following aspects:

  • Improving user experience in customer facing services, (e.g., mobile banking, internet banking, and information website)
  • Big data analytics and cognitive computing
  • P2P solutions
  • Cybersecurity
  • Blockchain
  • Fintech Soutions

Requirements

  1. Education Background:
    • UG student
  2. Disciplines Preferred:
    • Computer Science, Information Technology, or Business
  3. Technical Skills
    • Basic knowledge of programming
    • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  4. Language Proficiency
    • Good command of written and spoken English
    • Good command of written Chinese, spoken Cantonese and/or Mandarin
  5. Others
    • Self-motivated, a good team player and able to work under pressure
    • Interest in new technologies
    • Creative thinking and problem solving

 
 

Stream C
Project Management and Services Department

Internship Duration: 12 months
Internship Period: Anytime within 02/07/2019 – 31/08/2020, lapse for 12 months

Job Duties

  • To assist in managing major projects involving multiple parties (internal and external) and ensuring quality and compliance to the Bank’s standards
  • To help promote solutions on operation efficiency or business data analysis to business units
  • To collaborate with Information Technology Department in implementing the solution designs on IT projects

Interns may be involved in projects in the following aspects:

  • Operation efficiency programs
  • Business expansion initiatives

Requirements

  1. Education Background:
    • UG student
  2. Disciplines Preferred:
    • Information Management System
    • Information Technology / Computer Science
  3. Technical Skills
    • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel (e.g. Macro)
    • Webpage design / development (e.g. HTML)
    • SQL (an advantage)
  4. Language Proficiency
    • Good command of written and spoken English
    • Good command of written Chinese, spoken Cantonese
  5. Others
    • Self-motivated, detail-oriented
    • Good team player
    • Able to work under pressure
    • Creative thinking and problem solving