• Negotiable
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Standard Chartered Bank Singapore
  • 25 Apr 18


  • Location: Singapore
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type: Full time

FM eTrading has defined an exciting strategy and aggressive multi-year year product roadmap. The Financial Markets eTrading system developments team is a specialist team of individuals hired to design, develop and enhance proprietary systems that will differentiate the bank in its core markets. eTrading systems are aimed at numerous customer markets.

A successful candidate is expected to:
  • Design, build and implement low latency systems in our eTrading platform.
  • Work with teams spread across infrastructure, product development, support, test, and the front office
  • Participate in eTrading product requirements gathering
  • Participate in the development of all aspects of product delivery including design documents, functional specifications, and component build
  • Make contributions to the evolving architecture;
  • Conduct issue and risk identification, management and resolution
  • This is a key role which will play pivotal role in the development.

  • Take responsibility for the system component design and build
  • Ensure developed code is fully tested through automated unit tests
  • Build relationships with key stakeholders
  • Adhere to SCB development practices
  • Manage application support handover to global teams
  • Maintain and enhance the code base after project go-live
  • Build relationships with fellow developments managers inside/outside FM, Infrastructure units etc.
  • Advocate delivery excellence, ensuring application release quality

  • Must have excellent C++ skills including modern C++ (C++11/14/17), thorough working knowledge of STL and Boost libraries
  • Must have excellent knowledge of different algorithms and data structures
  • Must have an excellent grasp of multi threaded, low latency, high throughput development in C++ under Linux/UNIX
  • Must have experience in building low latency, high throughput, highly resilient algorithmic trading applications or have similar experience in other areas (telecommunications, GameDev etc)
  • Must have experience in building multi-site enabled co-located systems
  • Must have a working knowledge of the design of scalable, high availability, supportable distributed architectures including three tier and n tier
  • Must have an excellent grasp of messaging and communication protocols including point-to-point (TCP), and RPC's including reliable and guaranteed messaging delivery policies, familiarity with Middleware messaging frameworks ideally Solace.
  • Good to have in-depth knowledge of FX products, pricing, connectivity, execution algorithms and real time risk management
  • Cognizant of architecture and heuristics for the dissemination of market data and other real-time information.
  • Knowledge of all aspects of software design and development including the judicious use of domain specific languages and code generation techniques
  • Working understanding of SQL and simple DDL operations
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, ability to interact with business representatives.

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