Algorithmic Trading Developer - HSBC Operations, Services and Technology

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Permanent, Full time
  • HSBC
  • 17 Aug 18 2018-08-17

Algorithmic Trading Developer - HSBC Operations, Services and Technology

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If you're looking for a career that will give you plenty of opportunities to develop, join HSBC and your future will be rich with potential.

HSBC Operations, Services and Technology is a pivotal part of the Group, providing essential operational and technical support to our global businesses and helping improve customer service and efficiency. HOST combines global expertise and technology to help keep us ahead of the competition.

We are currently seeking a high caliber professional to join our team as Algorithmic Trading Developer .

Principal responsibilities

  • ​ Working as part of the global development team the candidate will contribute to design, development and level II support of global Execution Algo Trading system in HSBC
  • Design and development of global algorithmic trading systems, adhering to Agile development methodology.
  • Working closely with HSBC trading desks on design, prioritization and improvements to Algo trading systems.
  • Provide training with respect to the logic of Algo trading to traders


Qualifications
Requirements
  • Proficient in Agile development methodology and Test Driven Development.
  • Experience in development of the algo trading systems,
  • Team player, good communicator, can do attitude.
  • Detailed working knowledge of garbage collection, data structures, Non Blocking IO.
  • Must be willing to learn or have some experience with Scala.
  • Expert Java, CSharp, Cplus
  • Equity markets microstructure, exchange connectivity and market data.
  • Very good knowledge of collections, their implementation and optimization
  • Low latency systems including high performance benchmarking, Zero GC architectures, knowledge of the Linux kernel, knowledge of PTP and packet capture based latency monitoring
You'll achieve more when you join HSBC.

Candidate with less relevant experience or skills may be offered a lower Global Career Band than stated above.

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