Senior Developer for HFT systems

  • Competitive
  • Tokyo, Tokyo-to, Japan Tokyo Tokyo-to JP
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan McKinley - Tokyo
  • 19 Jul 18 2018-07-19

Senior Developer for HFT systems

Looking for an experienced developer (C/Verilog) to support the full development life cycle of cutting edge low-latency, high-frequency trading architecture


  • The successful candidate will cover hardware and software development for a market leading low-latency, high-frequency platform
  • Implement and maintain new architectural solutions using specialized hardware and technology based on Verilog and C architecture
  • Enhance existing exchange connectivity and core application framework
  • Participate in full project life cycle from analysis and design through to development and testing
  • Provide 2nd and 3rd level support, as well as necessary training
  • Ensure adherence to functional architecture strategy and compliance to company development standards

[Required skills]
  • Experience with low latency, highly optimized development
  • Technical skills: Experienced in both FPGA development using Verilog AND very low-level programming in C on Linux/Unix is required
  • English fluency (both written and spoken)

[Preferred skills]
  • Knowledge of Asian Equities markets and Equities trading systems is a plus, but not required
  • Japanese language ability would be a plus

[Personal Attributes]
  • Works well under pressure
  • Flexibility