VP - Senior Application Developer

  • HKD1000000 - HKD1200000 per annum
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Ambition Hong Kong
  • 06 Mar 18 2018-03-06

A Top Tier Investment bank is looking for an experienced Java Developer, preferably with knowledge in 'React' and Agile Development, to join their team as a hands on VP who would be working closely with the business on building out new portfolio management systems.

Job Description

  • Providing tactical solution and front office applications to business of Multi Asset Funds
  • This position represents a senior application developer role focusing on development of front office application for global Multi Asset Group business, with particular focus on Multi Asset Fund Management. The successful candidate will work closely with global business stakeholders and technology teams to deliver high quality technical solution
  • Working closely with portfolio managers, structurers and middle office users on delivering tactical solution to:
    • reduce operational risk by automating manual processes,
    • provide reporting and analysis of fund performance,
    • develop tools/software solution utilizing Java and JavaScript
  • Participate in all stage of delivery like requirements gathering, analysis, system design, development, production rollout and user support
  • Project Management/Planning/Documentation
  • Analyze existing system/workflows with an aim to re-engineer wherever possible

Job Requirements

  • Strong server side development experience in Core Java 8, Spring Boot and REST API
  • Strong knowledge of SQL/Microsoft SQL Server
  • Development experience of SPA with JavaScript framework like React or AngularJS
  • Experience in Agile development practices, continue integration and unit testing
  • Working knowledge of Python, JavaScript and other scripting advantageous
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Self-motivated and able to produce results with a quick turn around on key deliverables
  • Ability to work in a global project and distributed team
  • Fast learner and able to keep up with latest IT technologies
  • 10+ years strong experience of application development in financial industry or relevant field
  • Knowledge of Capital Markets products on different asset classes is a plus
  • Confident in managing expectation of demanding users
  • Good communication skills in English
  • An engineering degree preferably in computer science

Interested Candidates please send your CV directly to janice.sham@ambition.com.hk for quick processing.