2 x Quant Developer - Up to VP Level - Hong Kong & Tokyo

Location: Hong Kong
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 2776259
Contact: Philip Quinn
Email: email Philip
My client, a leading Global Investment Bank, is currently seeking at least 2 Quant Strategists to join the Asian division of a newly formed Global group responsible for 
designing and building highly scalable web platforms that provide Institutional investors access to the bank's content, portfolio analytics, risk, and execution services.  Joining a group  of talented and passionate product managers, designers, and engineers you will be responsible for the following: 
  • Work with traders as well as research teams to design new trading strategies
  • Work closely too with compliance, traders, quantitative analysts, and technology teams to provide innovative solutions with a focus on highly scalable systems
  • Extend their trading platform to support new exchanges and gateways
  • Actively engage in all aspects of SDLC including business requirements soliciting, solution conceptualisation, architecture, designing, coding, testing and deploying applications 
  • Develop and maintain strong working relationship with peers and other technology team members providing technology leadership and mentoring
  • University degree and up to 10 years experience as a Quant Developer from within a bank or within a financial technology company
  • Ideally excellent Python development skills although other languages will be considered, in-depth Pandas experience
  • Solid background in scripting languages (Python, Perl) and Linux and network programming skills 
  • Strong knowledge of data structures, algorithms, and designing for performance
  • Experience with Relational databases/SQL data stores – MongoDb, Cassandra, Elastic etc. 
  • Can demonstrate familiarity with mathematics used in finance, such as linear algebra and probability. 
  • Fluency in English essential. Mandarin for HK position ideal. Japanese preferred for Tokyo
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