C++ developer role - Fianncial Technology - Market Making, HFT, Market Data, Connectivity, Electronic Trading

  • Competitive Salary and Compensation
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • BAH Partners
  • 29 Sep 16

C++ developer role - Fianncial Technology - Market Making, HFT, Market Data, Connectivity, Electronic Trading


Here is a selection of the live development requirements that we are working on for our clients in Hong Kong. The market is extremely busy and most banks are looking to make their hires early on.


C/C++ roles in the market




Development Manager (Senior VP) | Market making | Tier one prop trading firm | Shanghai

  • Senior VP Development Manager, running a team of 10 C++ developers on a market making platform and an operation team.
  • Repeatedly selected as one of the best workplaces
  • Very technically challenging (World class trading platform) and interesting work with a lot of business and user interaction.

Hong Kong:

C/C++ low latency developer| High frequency options and derivatives trading | Asian Prop Shop

My client is an Asian equity derivatives trading house with a focus on options market-making and other arbitrage related strategies. They cover most Asian markets and trade with almost all of the major household names in the banking space.

They are looking for a C/C++ developer to work on their ultra-low-latency exchange connectivity platform. Key selling points:

  • Flat structure.
  • High visibility.
  • More autonomy, less bureaucracy.
  • Relaxed environment – friendly, casual culture.
  • Excellent working hours (8-6) and environment.
  • Great financial incentives for performers – competitive salaries and excellent bonuses for performers.

In short, this is a great chance to join a small, profitable company that is on the “up”. You will work with exceptional people and have a direct reporting line into the CTO. The working hours are great, and the chance to put your thoughts and ideas into practice here are unparalleled. You can have a direct and meaningful impact on this organization’s technology strategies and direction, whilst working in a collaborative team with like-minded people.


3 x Senior C++ Market Making Developers | High Frequency Options | US Investment Bank

  • My client is a first-rate leading global prop house that specialize in trading Asian Options and Futures
  • The role involves working closely with the trading desks to design and develop green field software solutions to improve an already existing state-of-the-art technology platform. You will gain hands-on exposure to algorithm optimization, performance tuning, and automated market making to constantly improve trading performance in existing markets as well as new markets across the region.
  • The chosen individuals are expected to have a direct and meaningful impact on revenue generated for my client. This in turn will have a meaningful impact on total compensation.
  • A thorough understanding of real-time exchange trading systems and previous development experience in building Market Making technology for Asia Equity Derivative markets are key to succeed in this role. Furthermore, the talented individuals should have ample prior experience working with C++ in a Linux environment.


C++ VP |Cash Equities SOR | Major European bank

  • Greenfield project


Exchange connectivity x 1, Market data x1 C++ developers | AVP/ VP | Exotic connectivity | Greenfield buildout | Prop trading desk in a leading investment bank

  • Rewriting the entire platform
  • Aiming to build a world-class system
  • Technically challenging
  • Exceptional salary


All of the opportunities above WILL consider relocating overseas candidates.


If you would like to apply for these openings or discuss any other positions within banking and finance technology in Asia, please send contact to Noel Lau at noel.lau@bahpartners.com or call +852 2544 4477 / +852 9834 2181.

For more roles, please visit our website: http://bahpartners.com/live-roles/