Low Latency Connectivity and Compliance Platform Developer #101702

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Credit Suisse Asia
  • 17 Aug 17

Low Latency Connectivity and Compliance Platform Developer #101702

We Offer
Credit Suisse's APAC Electronic Trading IT team is responsible for the development and maintenance of information technology systems primarily supporting the Equities business. We provide electronic trading solutions that are amongst the leading products in the market and are instrumental to the success of our business. In 2016 the Electronic Trading IT team in APAC has been given the opportunity and support to optimize, enhance and extend the functionalities of its systems. This has initiated several new and exciting projects which require innovative ideas and cutting-edge technological solutions.

Role Responsibilities:
• Drive the re-design, architecture definition and implementation of a critical application in the Electronic Trading Platform
• Design and develop highly scalable, adaptable and efficient software solutions while taking into account prevailing constraints and the future strategic direction of CS IT
• Identify and understand gaps in current architecture and propose solutions
• Help define the right technical stack to be used
• Work closely with the global Program manager, Delivery Managers and peers in Market Connectivity to define and deliver strategic initiatives
• Foster best practice across all projects and closely monitor solution delivery


You Offer


  • Excellent knowledge in C++/Unix variant of OS
  • Threading, data structures and network programming
  • Object Oriented concepts
  • Open to work on support activities
  • Scripting with Perl/Python
  • Good functional knowledge of different financial asset classes and its trading across the globe
  • A team-player with strong communication and interpersonal skills

  • Unix scripting
  • Perl scripting
  • C++
  • Knowledge in Investment Banking domain is an added advantage
  • Experience in low latency applications
  • Knowledge on FIX protocol and various Exchange specific protocols is added advantage
  • Knowledge in system tuning/application tuning etc. is an added advantage
  • Experience on GUI based applications development is an added advantage