MULTIPLE C/C++ & JAVA DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES RAPIDLY GROWING ASIAN PROPRIETARY TRADING HOUSE

  • Excellent Salary and package
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • BAH Partners
  • 26 Sep 16

MULTIPLE C/C++ & JAVA DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES RAPIDLY GROWING ASIAN PROPRIETARY TRADING HOUSE

 

MULTIPLE C/C++ & JAVA DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES

RAPIDLY GROWING ASIAN PROPRIETARY TRADING HOUSE

 

BAH Partners specialize in placing the leading technology talent into Asia’s leading financial organizations.

 

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.

 

Recently, they have committed to an expansion strategy that covers growth into new markets and new products, and require the trading system capabilities to support that growth. As such, there is almost an ‘open hiring’ policy for bright and talented technologists…

 

MULTIPLE ROLES

 

Senior / Lead C++ Developer – Automated Trading (HK)

  • Seeking a senior / heavyweight C++ developer with expertise in automated market making for Asian Options
  • Working with traders, quants and strats to design and build world class software systems and solutions for a fast paced business
  • You will have experience developing and implementing complex trading strategies

 

Senior Exchange Connectivity Developer (HK)

Exchange Connectivity Developer (HK)

  • Working as a developer / senior developer on the gateways team
  • Focused on building ultra-low latency market connections and messaging systems
  • They are open to solid candidates from outside

 

Senior Exchange Connectivity Developer (Shanghai)

  • Working as a senior developer on the gateways team
  • Focused on building ultra-low latency market connections and messaging systems

 

Java Developer – Trading Systems (HK)

  • Opportunistic hires for Java specialists that can work on OMS, trading systems, risk systems etc.
  • Agile, Test Driven Development

 

ENVIRONMENT

  • You will be part of a team of developers with a direct reporting line into the CIO.
  • Last year, they hugely improved and rebuilt many parts of their technology capabilities. However, after successfully doing that, the business has benefitted from the potential afforded to it by IT, and has continued to expand.
  • They are looking for developers with a “can do” attitude whose focus is on taking the lead and using their initiative to develop world-class super low latency trading platforms.
  • The wider IT team is circa 30 people strong, although they are currently looking to expand as the business goes from strength to strength.
  • The Hong Kong office is at 60 people, with expansion plans already in place.

 

 

THE “SELL”

  • Flat structure.
  • High visibility.
  • More autonomy, less bureaucracy.
  • Relaxed environment – friendly, casual culture.
  • Excellent working hours and environment.
  • Great financial incentives for performers – competitive salaries and excellent bonuses for performers
    • Bonuses are heavily aligned to business performance, in recent years, have been comparable with front office bonuses
  • This is a great time to join this company, as they are on the “up” and expanding rapidly

 

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 high business visibility and impact. 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.

 

If you would like to apply for these openings or discuss any other positions within banking and finance technology in Asia, please send an email to Bodhi Henderson at bodhi.henderson@bahpartners or call +852 2850-4877.

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