Application Support (Prime Finance/ Prime Brokerage/ Permanent) - Global Investment Bank

  • Negotiable
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Captiare Limited
  • 25 Apr 18 2018-04-25

Our client is a Global investment bank. To support its rapid business expansion in Asia, they are looking to recruit a Application Support (Prime Finance / Prime Brokerage) in Hong Kong.


  • Mix the job duties of being an Application Support and Business Analyst
  • Main business contact for day-to-day technology issues / requirements for the Prime Brokerage business
  • Understand the derivatives, prime brokerage, stock lending and Equity Financing (Delta-1) business flow and provide expert application consultation and support to the Front Office and Middle Office.
  • Work hand-in-hand with Front & Middle Office to support trading, P&L, Margin/Risk, Client services, Ops control from an application perspective.
  • Develop key application expertise on the Global derivatives and prime brokerage suite of applications, working with regional/global teams
  • Ad-hoc reporting for Front and Middle Office.
  • Coordinate on client on-boarding tasks for Prime Brokerage.
  • Participate in key projects for expansion of the business to ensure seamless implementation.
  • Ensure the operate stability of the application suite and making sure that system capacity is actively managed.
  • Ensure all reported incidents are correctly logged, investigated, understood, explained and followed up to avoid reoccurrence



  • In depth knowledge of Equities markets and front office business process
  • Good understanding of FIX protocol and OMS
  • Good knowledge of Unix/Linux, scripting, SQL and Excel
  • Minimum 5 to 8 years in Prime Services and Financing IT
  • Excellent communication skills in English
  • In depth knowledge in DMA SWAP flow
  • Exposure to equities Derivatives business
  • Algorithmic Trading and Fidessa platform experience is a plus
  • Good communication, documentation, analytical skills and problem solving skills