Developer - Equities Technology Team

Intermediate (3-6 years)

Technical Skills

  • Agile
  • Algorithmic Trading
  • Algorithms
  • C++
  • Equities
  • Java
  • Linux
  • Machine Learning
  • Mathematics
  • Object-oriented Design
  • Python
  • Valuation

Job Description

Developer - Equities Technology Team

Location: APAC-HKG-Hong Kong-Hong Kong


  • This role is within the Electronic Equities group in Asia, the candidate will work with the team of developers who manage the product. 
  • The candidate will need at least 5 years of experience in Java with prior experience in front office technology.
  • The role will include working with the front office business and collaborating with other development teams (middle office, back office and operations).
  • The successful candidate will be expected to actively participate in analysis, design, reviews, coding and testing of the platform.
  • The candidate will join an existing team based in Hong Kong, as part of the global team located across London, New York, Hong Kong and India

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for designing and developing technology solutions for the Electronic Equities business, addressing technical queries and resolving production issues as required
  • Work closely with the business users to understand requirements and deliver to the requirements.
  • Collaborate with other implementation teams inside the organization


Required Skills:

  • Experience in front office trading applications, order management systems, Market making, FIX protocol.
  • Excellent knowledge of Java, Multithreading, Thread-Pools and  Generic Programming with strong OOP and OOAD skills
  • Experienced in developing real time low latency applications
  • Exposure to or experience in message driven architecture
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work with globally distributed teams


  • Experience/Understanding of KDB will be a plus
  • Hands-on experience in Python will be a plus


  • Demonstrates effective analysis and problem solving
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to comply on priorities and multiple project deadlines
  • Ability to work in an agile environment
  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule to accommodate business needs
  • Valuing Diversity:
  • Demonstrates an appreciation of a diverse workforce
  • Appreciates differences in style or perspective and uses differences to add value to decisions or actions and organizational success
Employment TypeFull-time
Career LevelIntermediate (3-6 years)
Education LevelBachelor to Master
CitibankFinancial Services, Retail and Commercial Banking

50/F, Champion Tower 3 Garden Road Central, Hong Kong

directions_walk12 mins walk from Admiralty Station