• Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Citi
  • 24 Apr 18

Senior Quant Dev Developer (VP)

Senior Quant Dev Developer (VP)

  • Primary Location: Hong Kong SAR of PRC,Hong Kong,Hong Kong
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree
  • Job Function: Technology
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Employee Status: Regular
  • Travel Time: Yes, 10 % of the Time
  • Job ID: 18018850


Key areas include:
  • Works between traders and quant modelers to develop risk and trading tools in APAC
  • Provides direct supports to users on trading, sales and middle office desks in APAC
  • Works closely with IT teams to ensure synergy between tactical and strategic platforms
  • Responsible for management of analysis, project plan, tracking issues and risks
Job Background:
  • This is a hands on senior development role in a technology team, primarily responsible for rapid application development of derivatives trading in APAC.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Understand and analyze user requirements, propose and implement tactical solutions in Equity Derivatives APAC
  • Agilely track/report progress and review prioritization with business stakeholders
  • Work coherently with QuantDev teams in EMEA and US
  • Feedback requirements / analysis to strategic teams for long term solutions
  • Technically guide and mentor junior team members in their projects


Qualifications and Skills:
  • Bachelor degree with 7+ years of development experience for equity derivatives trading.
  • Must be familiar with equity derivatives related knowledge such as pricing, hedging and back testing.
  • Strong written communication, presentation, organizational and interpersonal skills
  • In depth knowledge of core Java and Angular JS (or React JS) is a must
  • In depth experience on unit / contract / behavior testing is a must
  • Strong database skill such as SQL Server and Mongo is a must
  • Familiarity with scripting of bash and python is a plus
  • Practical Agile experience is an advantage
  • Partner with developers, business analysts and users to come up with solutions to automation and collectively ensure successful delivery of effective solutions to the business
  • Actively identify and manage risks and issues, working with development teams to create mitigation plans and follow-through to resolution
  • Good team player and also be able to work independently
  • Working location is in Hong Kong (Central & Kowloon)
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