Senior Front Office Python Developer - Elite Global Hedge Fund (EXCEPTIONAL Compensation!) Senior Front Office Python Developer - Elite  …

Pinpoint Asia Limited
in Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 20 Oct 20
Excellent Remuneration
Pinpoint Asia Limited
in Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 20 Oct 20
Excellent Remuneration
Posted by:
Matthew Chung • Recruiter
Posted by:
Matthew Chung
Our client, an elite global hedge fund, is looking for a proven and passionate Python developer to join their team to develop front-office facing real-time compliance systems used for front office business/trading decisions. Working directly with the trading desk. Excellent remuneration and unprecedented growth potential!

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop applications to facilitate high-volume business critical decisions.
  • Design and develop software following best practices to allow for reusability, maintainability, and scalability.
  • Produce clean ,testable code with associated unit tests.
  • Communicate and collaborate with team members, trading desk and compliance
  • Responsible for all phases of the technology life cycle

Required Skills

  • 5+ years of hands on development experience with Python in a server side environment
  • Strong understanding of database systems; Expertise in SQL
  • Hands on development using messaging paradigms (Tib, Kafka)
  • Having worked on a Big Data and Time series database platform (KDB+, Snowflake) a plus
  • Good understanding of Equity and Commodity products with associated compliance requirements (e.g. short order marking, position limits, etc.)
  • Strong academic background – undergrad / grad in Computer Science or a closely related field from a top tier university.
  • Analytical, intellectually curious and skilled at problem solving
  • Open and flexible to change (programming language, evolving specs, different business areas, etc.)
  • Passionate attitude and collaborative approach

If this outstanding opportunity sounds like your next career move, please send your resume in Word format to Matthew Chung at and put Senior Front Office Python Developer - Elite Global Hedge Fund (EXCEPTIONAL Compensation!) in the subject header.

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Headquartered in Hong Kong, Pinpoint Asia is the go-to Specialist Firm for Technology Recruitment

We are a team of specialist tech recruiters (many of our recruiters come from an IT background) and we serve a wide range of clients, all the way from tech startups (especially FinTech) to some of the top Financial Institutions on Wall Street and several other large scale enterprises in other industries.

Our significant market reputation and status as the leading search firm for many of our clients is a direct result of our strong industry relationships, intimate understanding of the marketplace and proven ability to deliver results. 

Our vision is to help companies hire smarter and help job seekers get closer to their career aspirations.

To see all our open jobs please reach out to us at (EA License # 62713) 

We are also seeking top-calibre candidates for the following exciting roles:
1) IT Data Protection Director (Asia) - Leading Financial Institution
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3) Front Office Java Developer - Leading Asset Management Firm - Hong Kong

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