KDB developer – Front office - Investment bank

  • Excellent compensation packages
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Permanent, Full time
  • BAH Partners
  • 23 May 18 2018-05-23

My client is a global leading investment bank with heavy presence in Asia. They are now seeking to hire a KDB developer to work on building their next generation analytics platform for FX Algo trading business. The firm has invested heavily in KDB products. This role will work very closely with the head quants in both Hong Kong and London to deliver a state of art real-time analytic platform, start from FX business, then potentially, you will work on a brand new cross asset analytic platform build out.

Requirement:

  • Seasoned KDB developer 
  • Test-Driven / Behaviour-Driven Development with emphasis on specification-based testing
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills with demonstrable knowledge of market data, trade data and basic statistical concepts
  • Ability to query, analyze and combine vast amounts of data
  • In depth-Understanding of q language structures and writing performant code
  • Familiar with kdb tick architecture
  • Ability to adjust to a dynamic environment
  • Exposure to all aspects of SDLC, including build automation, deployment and support
  • Experience in a second language (whether oo or functional) greatly valued
  • Excellent communication skills

 

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