Listed Derivatives Market Making Algo Developer

Full-time
Senior (6-10 years)

Posted 

Technical Skills

  • Agile
  • Algorithms
  • Application Development
  • Compliance
  • Derivatives
  • Git
  • Java
  • Linux
  • Market Risk
  • Microsoft Access
  • Microsoft Exchange Server

Job Description

Listed Derivatives Market Making Algo Developer

Location: APAC-HKG-Hong Kong-Hong Kong

Job Background:

  • Hands on senior development role in derivatives trading technology team responsible for application development for markets in APAC.

Key Responsibilities:

  • User requirements collection from front office and other major stakeholders, e.g. compliance, legal, business management, market risk, quant, etc.
  • Application development of the derivatives trading platform and integration with other IT teams, e.g. quant, market access, etc.
  • Level 2 production support
  • Mentoring junior member in the team

Qualifications

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree with 6+ years of development experience for low latency listed derivatives trading and market making platform
  • Strong market knowledge, rules, regulation of warrants & options products traded Hong Kong being as market making or arbitrager
  • Must be familiar with listed derivatives related knowledge, algorithmic trading strategy, pricing, hedging, market mechanics, booking flow, exchange specific rules & mandatory practice, familiarity of regulatory requirement is an advantage
  • In depth knowledge of Java to handle massive message and performance tuning. Solid mind in data structure & algorithm design
  • Experience of Java desktop client development is a plus, swing/jface.
  • Knowledge of FIX message is a plus
  • Strong knowledge of Linux as development/deployment environment with hands on GIT experience
  • Must be familiar with Agile/auto unit test driven development life cycle with experience of assisting tools for standard development practice
  • Be comfortable to work independently for requirement collection, direct user support, auditing review, issue investigation
  • Excellent communication with trading related parties, e.g. trader, middle office, compliance, BA, auditor, exchange, regulator
  • Must be energetic, self-motivated, excellent communication, flexible working hour, able to cope with stressful working environment
  • Proficient in written and spoken English
Employment TypeFull-time
Career LevelSenior (6-10 years)
Education LevelBachelor
LanguageEnglish
CitibankFinancial Services, Retail and Commercial Banking

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

directions_walk12 mins walk from Admiralty Station