C++ Algo developer / Equities, FX / Global algorithmic execution systems / Smart order routing / C++ or Java / Linux / Investment banking / Hong Kong

  • Competitive Salary and Compensation
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • BAH Partners
  • 21 Aug 17

C++ Algo developer / Equities, FX / Global algorithmic execution systems / Smart order routing / C++ or Java / Linux / Investment banking / Hong Kong


Our client, a tier one investment bank, is actively looking for a gifted C++ or Java developer to work on the development of their algorithmic execution systems, used globally by the Equities and FX business.

The team is engaged in every stage of shaping my client’s Algo trading platform, from requirement gathering, through to design, development and deployment. You will work closely with both the regional and global teams, which are comprised of some of the industry’s leading business and technology experts, and have a chance to use cutting edge technologies on a daily basis.

This is a green-field initiative with high business visibility offering you the chance to play a part in defining my client’s technology footprint for the future.

Your role:

  • Work closely with Quantitative Analytics team, the Direct Execution business, and with their global IT counterparts.
  • Analyze complex business algorithmic execution and smart order routing requirements and design and implement solutions
  • Contribute to all aspects of the development of the algorithmic execution system.
  • Take part in system design and architectural decisions, as well as being responsible for implementation of new features and maintenance of existing functionality.
  • Perform level 3 support; assisting production operations team in rollout and support-related matters (typically less than 10% of your time)

You are a senior software developer / technical lead with the following technical skills:

  • Degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering or related discipline
  • Agile C++ or Java expert
  • Previous working experience in front office development is a plus
  • The desire and ability to lead a growing team of Algo Developers in a hands on fashion
  • A track record of building enterprise solutions for complex business problems - Successfully applied solutions to meet non-functional requirements such as stability, capacity, latency and throughput
  • Knowledge on Linux operating system and server side development.
  • Knowledge of algorithmic execution / automated trading systems.
  • Equity and/or FX trading business knowledge for APAC
  • Excellent communication skills (working in a global team)

If you are interested in this position, or would like to explore other opportunities within enterprise information technology, please send your detailed resume to Yusef Ansari at Yusef.Ansari@bahpartners.com or call (852) 2544 4476 for a confidential discussion.

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