Lead Developer / Digital Presence / Mobile Application, Web Applications / Brokerage / Financial Technology / Hong Kong

  • Competitive Salary and Compensation (up to 1.2m)
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • BAH Partners
  • 16 Jan 17

Lead Developer / Digital Presence / Mobile Application, Web Applications / Brokerage / Financial Technology / Hong Kong

Lead Developer / Digital Presence / Mobile Application, Web Applications / Brokerage / Financial Technology / Hong Kong


My client is a leading brokerage with an excellent reputation across the APAC region. They offer comprehensive financial services to global corporate and institutional clients.

They are now seeking to hire a LEAD DIGITAL DEVELOPER for their head office in Hong Kong to work on research tools and platform development, ranging from mobile apps and social media platforms to internal and external web applications.

The chosen candidate is expected to have a direct and meaningful impact on this organization’s digital technology direction. You will be involved in the selection of new technologies, as well as coding and implementing features in support of their ongoing operations and new initiatives.

The role:

  • Front to back development (front-end: EmberJS and AngularJS frameworks; API/Back-end: Elixir/Phoenix Framework, GraphQL and others)
  • Architect Microservices based solutions leveraging Elixir/Ruby/Java and RabbitMQ for async communications.
  • Package Web application using Cordova for iOS and Android. Deploy to Apple AppStore and GooglePlay.
  • Develop real-time datafeeds using RabbitMQ
  • Responsible for innovative application development including design, development, implementation, risk and controls
  • Use cutting edge practices in Continuous Integration, automation and Test-driven development
  • Conduct code reviews as part of the workflow process to ensure proper test coverage, efficient software design and execution performance
  • Be an Evangelist for DevOps within the team and across departments
  • Monitor & analyze application performance with the ELK stack and take action through code refactoring, query tuning, Capacity planning, etc.

You need to have

  • Bachelor degree or above in Computer Science or related disciplines
  • Essential technical skills:
  1. modern JavaScript (ES2016/2017)
  2. Modern CSS (Flexbox)
  3. Familiar with one of JS frameworks: ReactJS, EmberJS or AngularJS
  4. One of the scripting languages: Ruby or Python
  5. Git or Subversion
  6. CI/CD (Teamcity, Jenkins, etc)
  • It’s a plus if you have:
  1. Functional Languages one of (Elixir, F#, Scala, Closure, Haskell)
  2. Cordova / PhoneGap
  3. Native iOS or Android development
  4. Apple push network API, Google cloud messaging API
  5. One of CSS frameworks: SCSS / Less / CSS next / PostCSS
  6. QUnit
  7. MongoDB
  8. RabbitMQ
  9. Gitlow
  10. Conceptual knowledge of deploying applications on cloud environment like AWS or Azure
  11. Good to have experience integrating social media feeds (Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook etc) by using REST APIs exposed by those platforms.
  12. Good to have knowledge of cross browser testing tools like Cross Browser Testing.
  • Excellent communication skills


If you are interested in this position, or would like to explore other opportunities within enterprise information technology, please send your detailed resume to Yusef Ansari at Yusef.Ansari@bahpartners.com or call (852) 2544 4476 for a confidential discussion.

BAH Partners is a top supplier of the best finance technology talent for most of Hong Kong's top-tier financial institutions.

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