3rd Level App Support - Ultra Low Latency - Python

  • Negotiable
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Xpand
  • 01 Dec 17 2017-12-01

A fantastic opportunity for an experienced Python Developer to work with one of the world's most reputable banks' front office Technology teams

My client, a global leader in  Proprietary Trading technical solutions is seeking a Python Developer to provide on-site investment bank application support for their ultra-low-latency market access and risk management platform


  • Transition from initial core operational, release and test support functions with the aim to improve and develop automated application support and testing tools
  • Provide  trading floor support directly to traders
  • Oversee and sustain critical trading applications within a distributed multi-server environment
  • Develop scripts and other tools to support the trading systems operations


  • 5 years minimum Front Office Trading Floor experience (UNIX environment)
  • Strong Python proficiency including client-server socket development, object oriented methodology, native python and foreign ctypes function libraries
  • Solid knowledge of Trading protocols such as FIX, OUCH, OM Financial instrument trade flow familiarity
  • Excellent UNIX skills including ability to analyze/parse log files using utilities such as grep, awk, sed as well as UNIX-based text editor skills such as vi and emacs
  • Strong Linux skills and scripting language proficiency (Perl, Shell)
  • Fluent English verbal and written communication skills

Xpand your job search in the right direction by applying via the links provided. If you have any difficulties doing so, you may also call Philip on +852 3579 4656 or email to philip.quinn@xpand.com.hk  #LI-PQ1