Quantitative Developer / Algo Trading and Analytics / Equity Trading / Java, KDB / Investment Banking / Hong Kong

  • Excellent compensation packages
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • BAH Partners
  • 26 Jun 17

Quantitative Developer / Algo Trading and Analytics / Equity Trading / Java, KDB / Investment Banking / Hong Kong

Quantitative Developer / Algo Trading and Analytics / Equity Trading / Java, KDB / Investment Banking / Hong Kong

 

My client is a global tier one investment bank with a leading algorithmic trading business. They are now seeking to hire a quantitative developer to join their algo and analytics team, in Hong Kong.

Being part of the front office / business team, this role will sit with the quant analysts and Algo traders, to work on the development of innovative algo and analytics solutions for their equities business. You will work on brand new system development that aims to provide the users with advanced analytic and algo trading models.

Duties:

  • Work with agency and principal quant teams to deliver new mechanisms for execution
  • To interface between IT and quant trading teams
  • To work closely with Electronic Trading, Equity front office, and Information Technology to deliver regional and global projects

You need to have:

  • Advanced degree in quantitative field (math, statistics, physics, electrical engineering, Computer Science and etc.)
  • Core java developer with front office trading experience (Market making, algo trading and etc.)
  • KDB knowledge is a plus
  • A good general understanding of the equities electronic trading business and an understanding of at least some of the following:
  • IOI’s (Indication of interest)
  • Crossing and order routing
  • Order book building and market structure (micro-structure)
  • General financial mathematics knowledge (and an interest to learn more)
  • Solid communication skills
  • Highly self-motivated  and ability to solve problems creatively

Incentives

  • Opportunity to move outside of technology and directly in to a business group.
  • Work on cutting edge, business driven technology projects in the field of algo trading and analytics.
  • Strong compensation ‘upside’ potential, as you will be part of a revenue generating function

 

If you are interested in this position, or would like to explore other opportunities within enterprise information technology, please send your detailed resume to Harsha Dharmana at Harsha.Dharmana@bahpartners.com or call (852) 2544 4478 for a confidential discussion.

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