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Our client is a HK based proprietary trading firm, and looking for a bright, young individual willing to work in a multi-disciplinary role. The role offers an exciting opportunity to learn proprietary trading technologies and to grow with the company. Prior experience in financial markets is not required. Candidates with 1-3 years of experience will be a good fit.
Delivering and controlling end-to-end product development.
Work alongside traders, quants who are tech savvy
Prototype solutions and models in order to confirm the validity and effectiveness of the proposals
Develop, test and back-test production-ready solutions
Code for (a) New features (b) Latency and stability improvements (c) Analyze huge volumes of data (d) Implementing and testing new design ideas
Keep things up-to-date and improve a variety of systems and technologies for business operations.
Bachelors, MSc or above in Engineering, Computer Science or related technical field
Understanding of Computer Architecture
Knowledge of Algorithms and Data structures
Strong quantitative skills
Experience working in a Linux environment
Ability to write clean, reliable and highly scalable code
Core experience as a Software Engineer in C++
Experience with high-transaction, low-latency optimisation is a bonus
Some networking experience
Deep understanding of CPU architecture, including the newest technology advances.
Well versed in Test-driven and data-driven design and development experience.
Knowledge of Python is a plus for communicating with the data department.
Fluent in English
Ability to communicate with technical and business colleagues
Familiarity with the financial services industry a plus