Front office Java Developer - Investment Banking

  • Negotiable
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • iKas International (Asia Pacific)
  • 22 Jan 19

A Global Investment Bank is looking to hire a team of energetic Developers to join their experienced Algo development team. You will be working directly with the business teams and will be a part of a team of 8-10 people in Hong Kong and will be working on core algo development projects.

Responsibilities of the role:

  • Design and builds real-time low latency algo platform using Core Java
  • Work in a global project in designing and building the front office Algo platform
  • Responsible for the full project life-cycle of the platform, including project specification, development, unit testing, and release management.
  • Communicate actively with trading business and users


Requirements of the role:

  • Bachelor Degree in computer science, information technology or a related discipline
  • 2+ years of solid Java experience and Object-Oriented programming skills
    • Prior Experience developing UI in C# and using WPF
    • Prior experience within Investment Banking or Equities technology
  • Experience with multi-threaded, distributed systems spanning regions, hardware and technology
  • Understanding of front office trading lifecycle
  • Experience in Cash Equity / Equity Derivatives / Market Marking / Algo would be a big plus.

This is a very good opportunity to work in a strong global financial institution and work in automated trading systems development team to develop your skill base in both technology and business. Please send your resume in Word format to Raymond Kwok at rkwok@ikasinternational.com and put "Java developers" in the subject header.

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