Analyst / Associate - GTR Developer - Instinet - Hong Kong

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Nomura Asia
  • 13 Apr 18 2018-04-13

Nomura (Instinet Group) is now hiring Analyst / Associate, GTR Developer, Instinet, Hong Kong

Nomura Overview   

Nomura is an Asia-based financial services group with an integrated global network spanning over 30 countries. By connecting markets East & West, Nomura services the needs of individuals, institutions, corporates and governments through its three business divisions: Retail, Asset Management, and Wholesale (Global Markets and Investment Banking). Founded in 1925, the firm practices disciplined entrepreneurship while building on a long tradition of serving clients with creative solutions and considered thought leadership.
Functional Overview   

Instinet Overview

As the equities execution services arm of the Nomura Group, Instinet provides independent, agency brokerage services to clients throughout the world. Through its advanced suite of electronic trading tools, experienced high-touch trading group and unparalleled access to insightful content and unique liquidity, Instinet helps institutions reduce trading costs and ultimately improve investment performance.

We are looking for a Java developer having knowledge and experience with Equities markets. They will be working within the development team in Hong Kong

Job description   

•Work closely with a global development team and Front Office users in enhancing and maintaining the algorithmic trading system
•Provide and support bespoke solutions for key algorithmic trading clients through custom algos and trade automation
•Provide second line support to global users
•Interface with our applied quant research group where necessary to deliver unique insight and signals into the trading platform

Key Experience & Skills   

•2 year+ working experience in software development as a developer in Java
•Proficiency in Java on Linux platform is a must
•Object Oriented programming skills
•Excellent communication skills – oral and written
•Ambitious, self-motivated, resourceful technology enthusiast
•Lifelong learner who loves sharing his knowledge

•Experience in Financial industry is a plus
•Experience in DevOps is a plus
•Knowledge of FIX protocol for equities markets is a plus
•Knowledge of scripting language such as Perl/Python/Bash or another is a plus
•Knowledge of market data is a plus

Regional Disclaimers / Diversity Statement   

Nomura is committed to an employment policy of equal opportunities, and is fundamentally opposed to any less favourable treatment accorded to existing or potential members of staff on the grounds of race, creed, colour, nationality, disability, marital status, pregnancy, gender or sexual orientation.