VP - Market Making Application Developer (Java, C#)

  • HKD720000.00 - HKD1000000 per annum
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Ambition Hong Kong
  • 12 Jun 18 2018-06-12

Our client is a leading US Bank looking to expand their Front Office technology team for the Market making business. The ideal candidate should possess solid Java and C# skills, exposure to Equity Derivatives and knowledge in market making strategies.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Understand and analyze user requirements, propose and implement tactical solutions in Equity Derivatives APAC
  • Agilely track/report progress and review prioritization with business stakeholders
  • Feedback requirements / analysis to strategic teams for long term solutions
  • Technically guide and mentor junior team members in their projects

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor degree with 5+ years of development experience for equity derivatives trading
  • Experience in low latency listed derivatives trading and market making platform
  • Strong written communication, presentation, organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Familiar with algorithimic trading strategy, pricing, hedging, market mechanics, regulatory requirements
  • Experience of Java desktop client development is a plus, swing/jface
  • Knowledge of FIX message is a plus
  • Practical experience with Agile is an advantage
  • Partner with developers, business analysts and users to come up with solutions to automation and collectively ensure successful delivery of effective solutions to the business
  • Actively identify and manage risks and issues, working with development teams to create mitigation plans and follow-through to resolution
  • Strong knowledge of Linux as development/deployment environment with hands on GIT experience
  • Working location is in Hong Kong (Central & Kowloon)

There are 2 openings - AVP and VP levels are welcome!

Interested candidates please send your CV directly to janice.sham@ambition.com.hk