Equity Synthetics Technology Group - Multi Hire C++ & Core Java Engineers

Location: Hong Kong
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 2853311
My client is a Global leading Tier 1 US Investment Bank currently expanding their Synthetic Equities Technology team across Asia with multiple hires for Core Java, C++ and Python Developers. The below description is in reference to their Hong Kong based team where you will report to the head of Equities Technology with the following responsibilities:

  • Design, develop, test and document highly reliable new applications, tools and workflows to support new revenue opportunities, trader efficiency and associated infrastructure, in a structured, disciplined but fast-moving environment
  • Form strong client relationships with traders, coverage desk, (from Analyst to Managing Director level), operations and other key partners
  • Abstract and automate common desk workflows to streamline trading and scale new businesses
  • Develop and enhance trading and inventory management platforms that facilitate clients and hedge firm risk
  • Maintain the stability and integrity of the system while suggesting improvements and optimisations
  • Be a strong team player, highly motivated, keen to take on responsibility, able to work independently and successfully manage and maintain a high workload in a fast-paced environment
  • 5-10 years technology experience in a commercial environment
  • Solid object oriented design and programming skills (C++, Java, or other OO technology)/expert in Python for related - "familiar with" not considered 
  • Solid analytical and problem solving skills with appreciation of technical risk
  • Automated testing and Test-Driven development skills will be a plus
  • Core financial markets knowledge and aptitude to learn
  • Highly motivated, pro-active and capable of working under pressure without compromising development processes
  • Strong, committed and reliable team player and strong communicator, able to take direction but also willing to contribute to discussions on design and strategy
  • Possess client-facing skills to be able to deal with and form good relationships
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