* Senior Core Java Developer / C++ Developer (Front Office Trading Systems) - Top Investment Bank - Hong Kong *

  • Excellent Remuneration
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Pinpoint Asia Limited
  • 21 Aug 17

Our client, a leading global investment bank, is looking for a senior Senior Core Java Developer / C++ Developer with Front Office Trading Systems Development experience to join their front office trading technology team in Hong Kong.

The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to all aspects of the Front Office trading platform for Cash Equities and Exchange Traded Derivatives. He/she will work closely with quants and also be expected to contribute to the core infrastructure system design and architecture decisions as well as being involved in implementing new features and maintenance of existing functionality.  The role will also provide regional support for production issues escalated by the first-level support team.

Previous Front Office Trading Systems Development experience and evidence of developing business-critical software in an environment that requires flexibility and high productivity are crucial. 

The candidate should have:

  • Proven years of multi-threaded / distributed development experience in C++ or Java
  • Previous experience in building Front Office trading systems highly preferred but not a must
  • Be able to communicate concisely with technologists, traders, quant analysts and product specialists in global teams
  • Be able to demonstrate experience of designing and implementing reliable, scalable real-time applications in a distributed environment
  • Be comfortable working in a trading floor environment
  • Have a thorough understanding of server side development on a Linux/Unix-based platform
  • Have deep knowledge of multi-threading, distributed computing, memory management and other third-party libraries
  • Have experience of working in a front office environment with algorithmic or automated trading systems
  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills

If this outstanding opportunity sounds like your next career move, please send your resume in Word format to Vince Natteri at resume@pinpointasia.com and put Senior Core Java Developer / C++ Developer (Front Office Trading Systems) - Top Investment Bank - Hong Kong in the subject header.

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