* Lead C++ Developer - Low Latency/High Frequency Trading - Prestigious Buy Side Institution - Hong Kong *

  • Excellent Remuneration
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Pinpoint Asia Limited
  • 14 Dec 17 2017-12-14

My client, a reputable buy side institution is actively seeking a strong C++ developer to lead their expanding team in Hong Kong. The successful candidate will leading a team to develop their cutting edge high frequency trading platform.

What you offer:

  • Experience leading or mentoring a small team of developers
  • Strong knowledge of C++ and template metaprogramming 
  • Familiar developing in an Unix/Linux environment
  • Excellent problem solving abilities 
  • Experience in all phases of the SDLC
  • The ability to communicate clearly 
  • Experience working on real time/latency sensitive applications a huge plus
  • At least 5+ years of hands on development experience


  • Opportunity to work with some of the brightest minds in the industry
  • Developers from outside of finance will also be considered
  • Excellent remuneration (base & bonus)
  • Chance to work on cutting edge technologies as well as a next generation high frequency trading platform
  • Lots of internal mobility and global visibility

If this outstanding opportunity sounds like your next career move, please send your resume in Word format to Jeremy Olsson at resume@pinpointasia.com and put Lead C++ Developer - Low Latency/High Frequency Trading - Prestigious Buy Side Institution - Hong Kong in the subject header.

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