Front Office Developer

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Credit Suisse Asia
  • 11 Dec 17 2017-12-11

Front Office Developer

We Offer
You will join the Front Office development team, working for Global Markets Risk IT in the APAC region. The IT team is a key partner to the Global Markets business in APAC and has been a major contributor to its recent success.

Role Responsibility:

  • You will develop, test, design, manage and support real time risk system for local currency trading desks, dealing with fixed income derivative products
  • You will build strong relationships with business users through understanding the challenges that they face, then build systems that will enable them to overcome them
  • You will maintain a solid focus on quality
  • You will be willing and be able to adapt to changes in priorities and requirements
  • You will remain open and alert to new technology opportunities

You Offer
Good degree in IT (but will consider a Mathematics, Engineering, or other Science degree) with strong coding experience
  • 6+ years commercial software development, predominantly C# and exposure to more recent technologies.
  • Understanding of test-driven, agile software methodologies and associated tools/technologies
  • Experienced in delivering complex systems in a changing fast paced environment
  • Adept in developing intuitive and robust user interfaces which improve user experience
  • Sound knowledge of application architecture and design
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
  • Understands concepts of and has worked under source code configuration management policies and tools
  • Effective team-building and social skills, can communicate effectively
  • A real passion for technology outside the work environment, open mind and the ability to learn, teach and adapt quickly
  • Knowledge or experience of agile development (e.g. XP, SCRUM, Automated testing, Kanban)
  • Experienced in developing and testing using an Object Oriented language e.g. C#, Java, C++, Python
  • Experience designing solutions using both SQL and NoSQL data stores e.g. SQLServer, Oracle, Hadoop, Cassandra
  • Experienced in developing and testing using JavaScript (server and client side), AngularJS, React, and HTML5
  • Exceptional client relationship skills with a customer service-oriented attitude
  • Knowledge of vanilla and derivative financial products, their valuation and the generation of risk is a plus