• Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Citi
  • 2019-01-20

VP Equities Listed Derivatives Algo Trading Market Making IT Developer HonKong

VP Equities Listed Derivatives Algo Trading Market Making IT Developer HonKong

  • 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: No
  • Job ID: 18073921


Job background:
  • Hands on senior development role in derivatives trading technology team responsible for application development for markets in APAC.
Key responsibilities:
  • User requirements collection from front office and other major stakeholders, e.g. compliance, legal, business management, market risk, quant, etc.
  • Application development of the derivatives trading platform and integration with other IT teams, e.g. quant, market access, etc.
  • Level 2 production support
  • Mentoring junior member in the team.


Qualifications and Skills:
  • Bachelor's degree with 4+ years of development experience for low latency listed derivatives trading and market making platform
  • Strong market knowledge, rules, regulation of warrants & options products traded Hong Kong being as market making or arbitrager.
  • Must be familiar with listed derivatives related knowledge, algorithmic trading strategy, pricing, hedging, market mechanics, booking flow, exchange specific rules & mandatory practice, familiarity of regulatory requirement is an advantage
  • In depth knowledge of Java to handle massive message and performance tuning. Solid mind in data structure & algorithm design.
  • Experience of Java desktop client development is a plus, swing / jface.
  • Knowledge of FIX message is a plus
  • Strong knowledge of Linux as development / deployment environment with hands on GIT experience
  • Must be familiar with Agile / auto unit test driven development life cycle with experience of assisting tools for standard development practice
  • Be comfortable to work independently for requirement collection, direct user support, auditing review, issue investigation
  • Excellent communication with trading related parties, e.g. trader, middle office, compliance, BA, auditor, exchange, regulator
  • Must be energetic, self-motivated, excellent communication, flexible working hour, able to cope with stressful working environment
  • Proficient in written and spoken English