• Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Citi
  • 19 Sep 17

Listed Derivatives / Market Making Algo Developer

Listed Derivatives / Market Making Algo Developer

  • Primary Location: HK,Hong Kong,Hong Kong
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree
  • Job Function: Technology
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Employee Status: Regular
  • Travel Time: No
  • Job ID: 17029480


Description

  • An opportunity has opened in the much coveted Equity Derivatives Volatility Trading Team for a Java Developer
  • Bachelor's degree with 4+ years of development experience for low latency listed derivatives trading and market making platform
  • Must be familiar with listed derivatives related knowledge, algorithmic trading strategy, pricing, hedging, market mechanics, booking flow, exchange specific rules & mandatory practice, familiarity of regulatory requirement is an advantage
  • In depth knowledge of Java to handle massive message and performance tuning. Solid mind in data structure & algorithm design
  • Experience of Java desktop client development is a plus, swing / jface.
  • Knowledge of FIX message is a plus
  • Strong knowledge of Linux as development / deployment environment with hands on GIT experience
  • Must be familiar with Agile / auto unit test driven development life cycle with experience of assisting tools for standard development practice
  • Be comfortable to work independently for requirement collection, direct user support, auditing review, issue investigation
  • Excellent communication with trading related parties, e.g. trader, middle office, compliance, BA, auditor, exchange, regulator
  • Must be energetic, self-motivated, excellent communication, flexible working hour, able to cope with stressful working environment
  • Proficient in written and spoken English


Qualifications

  • An opportunity has opened in the much coveted Equity Derivatives Volatility Trading Team for a Java / C++ developer
  • Bachelor's degree with 4+ years of development experience for low latency listed derivatives trading and market making platform
  • Must be familiar with listed derivatives related knowledge, algorithmic trading strategy, pricing, hedging, market mechanics, booking flow, exchange specific rules & mandatory practice, familiarity of regulatory requirement is an advantage
  • In depth knowledge of Java / C++ to handle massive message and performance tuning. Solid mind in data structure & algorithm design
  • Familiarity with C# and scripting of bash and python is a plus
  • Knowledge of FIX message is a plus
  • Strong knowledge on low level computer architecture, memory, cpu, os (specifically linux), and networking for software performance tuning
  • Strong knowledge of Linux as development / deployment environment with hands on GIT experience
  • Must be familiar with Agile / auto unit test driven development life cycle with experience of assisting tools for standard development practice
  • Be comfortable to work independently for requirement collection, direct user support, auditing review, issue investigation
  • Excellent communication with trading related parties, e.g. trader, middle office, compliance, BA, auditor, exchange, regulator
  • Must be energetic, self-motivated, excellent communication, flexible working hour, able to cope with stressful working environment
  • Proficient in written and spoken English