VP / AVP - Front Office C++/Java Algorithmic Trading Strategy / Execution Developer – HK

  • Excellent Remuneration
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Pinpoint Asia Limited
  • 16 Sep 18 2018-09-16

A high-profile opportunity for proven c++ algo developers to join a strategically growing electronic trading team in Asia

Our client, a leading global investment bank, is looking for a senior C++ developer with proven algo trading development experience to join their front office electronic trading technology team.

The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to all aspects of the algorithmic trading platform including strategy/algorithms implementation/development while working directly with the quants.  He/she will also be expected to contribute to the core infrastructure system design and architecture decisions as well as being involved in implementing new features and maintaining existing functionality.  The role will also provide occasional regional support for production issues.

Previous algorithmic trading experience and evidence of developing business-critical software in an commercial environment are crucial.  

The candidate should:

  • Proven years of multi-threaded / distributed development experience in C++ and/or Java (5-10+ years)
  • Previous experience in algorithmic trading systems / automated trading development; Strong knowledge of eq algo trading is a must
  • Be able to communicate concisely with technologists, traders, quant analysts and product specialists in global teams.
  • Be able to demonstrate experience of designing and implementing reliable, scalable real-time applications in a distributed environment
  • Be comfortable working in a trading floor environment
  • Have a thorough understanding of the Linux operating system and server side development on a Unix-based platform
  • Deep knowledge of multi-threading, memory management, performance tuning, etc
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

If this outstanding opportunity sounds like your next career move, please send your resume in Word format to Matthew Chung at resume@pinpointasia.com and put VP / AVP - Front Office C++/Java Algorithmic Trading Strategy / Execution Developer - HK in the subject header.

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