Quant/Engineer - VP - C/C++/Python/Java - Tier 1 IB

Location: Hong Kong
Reference: 2682773
My client is a Global leading Tier 1 US Investment Bank currently expanding their FICC Technology team in Hong Kong. Reporting to the head of this division you will be responsible for the following: 

Responsibilities
  • Draw upon your knowledge of programming and mathematics: you will be challenged to rapidly prototype early-stage solutions and build models
  • Forecasting the trades and themes clients may be interested in or predicting the daily trade volume of a bond, for example 
  • Data-driven insights from usage patterns and user feedback will drive you to condense your work into simple and efficient real-time workflow tools
  • Think strategically on a higher level, proposing new business metrics or suggesting alternatives
  • As you gain expertise in the dynamics of the trading business, you will have the opportunity to dive deeper into your areas of interest
Requirements 
  • Strong academic record with Bachelor's level or above in Mathematics, Physics, Engineering, Computer Science or a related quantitative discipline required
  • Quantitative background including an understanding of probability (includes modelling) and statistics required
  • Programming background in compiled or scripting languages - C/C++, Python, Java required
  • Familiarity with statistical computing languages or packages
  • Numpy/Scipy/Sklean, Git, Matla required
  • Must have interest and desire to learn about financial markets
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of distributed computing required
  • Ability to solve problems and explain the ideas that underlie them
  • Confidence to work in a high-pressure environment and deliver results
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