• Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Citi
  • 22 Sep 17

APAC - Markets Quantitative Analysis (MQA) - Quantitative Analyst - Associate/VP

APAC - Markets Quantitative Analysis (MQA) - Quantitative Analyst - Associate/VP

  • Primary Location: HK,Hong Kong,Hong Kong
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree
  • Job Function: Trading
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Employee Status: Regular
  • Travel Time: Yes, 10 % of the Time
  • Job ID: 17059887


  • Research, development and maintenance of trading algorithms and models
  • Re-optimize algorithm behavior (e.g., placement functionality, timing, etc.)
  • Work with external and internal clients (e.g., trading desks) to analyze performance and trading functionality
  • Write and maintain documentation of algorithm models, code, test cases and test results
  • Ensure the Algorithmic product is correctly deployed and administered. Including, but not limited to compliance and trading risk limits and client customizations
  • Participate in training of users and stakeholders and ensure all users have a minimum level of understanding of the Algorithmic platform


    • Bachelor degree or above qualification in a mathematical, finance or computer programming-based discipline
    • Relevant experience of equity products and trading concepts
    • Strong analytical skills and experience analyzing large data sets
    • Statistical modeling experience and time-series techniques
    • Experience with KDB databases and q, or other functional programming languages
    • Understanding of operational and trading risk and the application of risk management systems
    • Preference for proficiency and demonstrated experience in an object-oriented programing language (e.g., Java, Python)