This position is within Front Office reporting in to FICC COO organization. The Front Office development team would work directly with the front office trading desk, risk management team as well as FICC IT. Along with IT team, we combine cutting edge technologies with an agile approach to deliver practical front office risk management tools and client execution solutions, with a view to meeting the demands of an ever expanding business and a broad client base.
We are looking for exceptional performers to join the team in Hong Kong. We adopt a full-stack approach to development, and oversees the business needs. We work in tandem with our counterparties in other regions and in other departments. The successful candidates will be delighted by working in a dynamic, exciting and multicultural environment. They would be intellectually challenged to find creative solutions for problems, improve performance, and reduce operational costs for the business.
Key Areas of Responsibilities
Develop new systems or enhance existing systems to meet business requirements
Work with Product managers, Trading Desk heads and IT to design and review technical solutions
Adopt new technologies and frameworks in projects
Support project managers by providing reliable estimates and alerting them of delays or issues as early as possible
Follow the processes for version control, continuous integration and release management
Keep record and documents on design, support, user manuals and operation procedures
Ensure code is covered thorough by unit tests and rigorously tested before deploying to QA or UAT
Perform L3 activities – including production support, release and issue management
Other tasks related to projects as directed by the manager
Bachelor's Degree with Honor (or equivalent) or above in Computer Science, Software Engineering or an IT related discipline from a prestigious institution
5-10 years of experience in software development
Strong development skills in Java 8, Python and VBA
Familiar with Spring framework, SQL databases (Postgre is desirable), and web-based application development
At least 2 years of experience of front office systems development in one the below areas: - Front Office Risk management tools across FICC products such as Rates, FX, Bonds, Commodities. - Bond pricing & contribution - Repo/Bond OMS - Intraday Risk and PnL system for FX, Rates or Credit desks
Strong problem-solving and analytical skills
Working knowledge of automated unit testing frameworks and best practices
Experience with Bloomberg/Reuters APIs for market data and reference data
Proficiency in Angular framework
Familiarity with Agile development artifacts and best practices.
Experience with Swagger
Ability to mesh requirements-driven tasks and technical debt reduction tasks
Very strong attention to details
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