Vice President - Low-Latency C++/Python Market Data Development Lead

  • Excellent Remuneration
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Pinpoint Asia Limited
  • 20 Mar 19

Our client, a Top-tier STABLE financial firm in HK, is looking for an experienced c++/python developer with strong socket programming experience to work on their state-of-the-art market data platform. Managing a team of 5+ developers. Excellent remuneration, bonus, benefits, and growth potential.


  • Perform functional and technical design and develop high-performance c++/python applications on Linux
  • Provide technical expertise/advice on system design, architecture, development for the team
  • Work closely with key stakeholders for business requirements
  • Provide design and code review with project team 
  • Create technical and functional specifications and documentation
  • Design/supervise technical and system test plans/cases 
  • Provide system operation and support for users


  • Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or other related fields
  • At least 8-10+ years of technology experience; At least 5+ years in hands-on system development preferably in low-latency market data or eq/listed trading system
  • Lead/management experience is preferred
  • Proficiency in C++, Python and socket programming; Linux experience a must
  • Experience in SQL/Database an added advantage 
  • Strong analytical, communication, problem solving skills
  • People management/influence skills 
  • Self-motivated, able to work independently and collaborate with other teams
  • Proficient in SDLC methodology and documentation

If this outstanding opportunity sounds like your next career move, please send your resume in Word format to Matthew Chung at and put Vice President - Low-Latency C++/Python Market Data Development Lead in the subject header.

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