Software Engineer (Functional Programming) - Top Tier Buy Side Firm

  • Highly competitive base salaries, bonuses & benefits
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • BAH Partners
  • 18 Dec 18

At this global top-tier buy-side firm, you could be doing anything from designing and developing high performance low-latency trading systems, setting up CI/CD pipelines for developed applications, building data visualizations, working closely with traders to build trading strategies that incorporate Machine Learning, contribute to open-source projects.


  • Undergraduate degree or above from a top-tier academic institution 
  • 1-10 years experience - more importantly, you need to have a true passion for programming. You love open source, code for fun, and you're a polyglot that loves to self learn new languages and technologies
  • Strong command of server-side, distributed systems development in any language 
  • Any experience with languages such as Scala, F#, OCaml, Clojure and Haskell are a major plus. You can come from any programming background, but you need to have a strong interest in functional programming.
  • A love for collaboration and a humble attitude 


  • Best-in-market salaries & bonuses 
  • Very flat culture – all outstanding performers, no free riders
  • Culture of continuous learning
  • Casual dress code / non-corporate environment despite being a “corporate” field
  • Technology is at the core of how they approach work, and people in IT are intimately tied in to every area of the business – you aren’t just a “back office” person 
  • Vibrant office in the heart of Hong Kong's city center