C++ Options Developer C++ Options Developer …

Selby Jennings
in Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 18 Apr 21
Selby Jennings
in Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 18 Apr 21
A proprietary trading firm in Hong Kong trading equities, futures and FX on their own quant models and trading systems. They're looking for a experienced C++ developers for options trading.

C++ Developer (Options)


One of the leading proprietary trading firm in Hong Kong trading on equities, futures and FX globally is looking for a key C++ Developer working specifically on Options.

The ideal candidate will have experience and leadership in designing and developing of low-latency market making and trading systems. Working with a multi-cultured team of developers and traders on new and existing trading strategies across equity and options trading.


  • Extensive work on the multi-asset trading systems with Agile methodologies
  • Contribute to all levels of the development lifecycle, using Agile methodologies
  • Collaborate with traders to understand and anticipate trading technology change
  • Participate in high and low-level design and review sessions
  • Document software performance and proactively optimize as needed
  • Provide support to end users as needed


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or relevant degrees
  • Minimum 5 years+ experience in an options or high-frequency trading environment
  • Excellent skills in C++11/14 and beyond, Boost, STL
  • Experience in low latency, high-throughput techniques, memory/CPU profiling/optimization, multi-threaded/multi-core development
  • Proficient in using performance messaging bus such as ZMQ, RabbitMQ
  • Experience in developing on the Linux platform
  • Excellent command of spoken and written English


  • A background in Market Making at a proprietary trading firm
  • Experience in Solarflare Open-Onload library and Linux Kernel bypass
  • Knowledge in FIX/OUCH/ITCH/SBE and other exchange protocols and Native Market data processing
  • A solid understanding of options pricing and trading

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