C++ Core Strategy/Exchange Connectivity Developer - Prop Trading

Location: Hong Kong
Job Type: Permanent
Specialisation:
Reference: 2842585
Consultant: Philip Quinn
Email: Email Philip
My client, an exciting Prop trading firm, focused on developing and implementing automated quantitative software and strategies, is currently seeking a highly skilled C++ Developer to join their Hong Kong team

Responsibilities 
  • Work alongside a team of talented Software Engineers, Quantitative Researchers and Data Scientists to develop cutting edge algorithms 
  • Develop, test and deploy core strategy codes
  • Upgrade and develop existing connectivity solutions
  • Develop new exchange market data and order adaptors for HFT systems
  • Develop, test and deploy market connectivity codes

Requirements:
  • PhD in Computer Science/Mathematics with solid Machine Learning experience would be highly favoured
  • Extensive C++ skills (11/14 is a plus) and Java (Numerical computation libraries in C++/Java is a plus)
  • High degree of familiarity in developing exchange connectivity, low latency design and HFT systems experience 
  • Solid experience in STL/Boost libraries and Linux systems tuning
  • Experience with financial protocols such as FIX/OMD/OCG
  • Solid understanding of concurrency & network programming
  • Network acceleration SolarFlare Openonload etc. Chelsio, WireDirect, Mellanox VMA will be a plus
  • Knowledge of Unit testing/automated systems testing, performance tuning and analysis
  • Experience in optimisation for modern Intel architecture
  • Fluency in English
Xpand your job search in the right direction by applying via the links provided. If you have any difficulties doing so, you may also call Philip on +852 3579 4656 or email to philip.quinn@xpand.com.hk