Senior Back-end Engineer (1-year renewable contract)

Location: Central and Western District, Hong Kong
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 18 days ago
Contact: Alice Tong
Discipline:
Reference: 238951_1630932799

Responsibilities:

  • building scalable and highly-available electronic trading capabilities across Asia
  • making strategic decisions that affect the design and architecture of this platform
  • working closely with the front-office trading and product teams to ensure fast and accurate delivery of new functionality and improvements
  • liaising with local compliance and other risk/control teams to ensure full compliance with the letter and spirit of all relevant regulatory guidelines and requirements
  • constant communication with the larger global team: collaborative development, reviews and strategic decision making

Skills Requirements
The successful candidate will:

  • have expert-level, applied Java experience including the JVM, garbage collection, data structures and non-blocking IO
  • have solid, applied experience with Scala development (or be willing to learn fast)
  • possess deep knowledge of equities trading including the order lifecycle, FIX messaging and Asian markets
  • understand the design and architecture of robust, scalable and highly available distributed trading platforms
  • be a passionate advocate for technology, technological solutions and continuous improvements
  • understand risk, risk management and the role technology plays in this highly regulated environment
  • be fluent in written and spoken English and an excellent communicator

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