Senior Java Front Office Developer - Trading Systems

  • Competitive salary plus discretionary annual bonus
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Eclipse Trading
  • 30 Sep 16

Eclipse Trading is embarking on a significant transformation of our in-house Equity Derivatives Trading Systems to support its continuing expansion into new markets and trading strategies. The successful candidate will become a core member of the development team responsible for this transformation.

For our growing team in Hong Kong, we are looking for a Senior Java Front Office Developer for our Trading Systems Development. 


  • Transform the design and architecture of our suite of Java trading applications for our growing Delta 1 and Options Market Making desks
  • Rearchitect our Reference Data, Parameter  Management and Order Management systems to support our growing volumes and expansion into new product lines
  • Design and implement new solutions to manage inventory, tracking error and short selling
  • Work directly with traders to capture requirements and propose solutions


What you offer:

  • Excellent core Java design and development  skills
  • 5+ years of development experience in building distributed applications in the financial domain
  • Strong believer in automated testing
  • Experience with messaging middleware and data grids (e.g. IMDGs such as Hazelcast, Infinispan, GridGain, GigaSpaces, Gemfire, Terracotta, Coherence) preferable
  • University Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Excellent command of spoken and written English


What we offer:

  • Young and casual work environment, but still results driven
  • Life/work balance, in a multi-cultural environment with reasonable work hours
  • Quickly growing company, encouraging the exploration of new technologies and ideas
  • Flat management structure, where everyone is encouraged  to voice his/her opinion
  • Constructive feedback will be given, and your feedback is  encouraged
  • Hands-on experience in the most exciting part of the financial industry
  • Competitive salary, depending on experience


If you want to work in a fast paced and proactive working environment, allowing you to be highly visible and rewarded on your results, then joining us will be a positive change in your career!

Please send us your resume (in PDF or MS Word format) and your cover letter, including your availability, previous and expected salary.


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