Robert Walters (HK)

C++ AVP/VP Equities Electronic

Robert Walters (HK)
HK$70,000 - HK$120,000 /month
Posted on 12 Jan 2021

C++ AVP/VP Equities Electronic

Robert Walters (HK)

Job Highlights

  • Top Tier Investment Bank
  • Competitive Salary Package
  • Great Company Culture

Job Description

  • You'll be joining the Equities Electronic team responsible for the client-centric platforms used for trading markets throughout the entire APAC region.
  • This company have an exceptional opportunity to rebuild a new electronic trading platform and are in need of energetic, talented developers from diverse backgrounds to build market connectivity solutions. Prior experience in the Equity Electronic Trading domain is preferable.

Key responsibilities:

  • Everyday coding in C++.
  • Work effectively in a flat compact and regionally distributed multi-skilled team.
  • Take end-to-end responsibility for delivery: working with other IT groups to define and deliver proper hardware infrastructure, deploy components, work with Support teams to establish monitoring, etc.
  • Be heavily involved in architectural design discussions to help shape the strategic direction of the platform.

Skills and experience:

  • 5+ years coding with C++ in a professional Linux environment.
  • 2+ years Bash/Perl/Python scripting desirable.
  • 2+ years engineering low latency solutions desirable.
  • A track record of excellent communication skills working with business partners and other developers.
  • Experience of working in a robust technology environment with a clear appreciation of software development best practices and change control procedures.
  • Finance experience in Front Office Technology domain is preferred but not essential.
  • Understanding of market microstructure in Equity markets is preferred but not essential.
  • Experience developing APAC binary protocols is preferred but not essential.
  • Relevant education such as a BSc / MSc / PhD in a relevant subject such as Finance, Maths, Physics, Computer Science, Econometrics, Statistics or Engineering, or the equivalent work experience or qualifications.

Support provided:

  • Flexible working to assist you balance your personal priorities.
  • Coaching and support from experts in your team.
  • A culture of continuous learning to aid progression.
  • A range of flexible benefits that you can tailor to suit your needs.
  • Training and development to help you excel in your career.

Additional Information

Career Level
Years of Experience
8 years
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview

Robert Walters is a global, specialist professional recruitment consultancy.

Established in 1985 in London, the business has grown and so has our ambition. We now operate across 31 countries and employ over 3,700 people. It's a powerful success story built on the strength of our people. Organisations rely on us to find high-quality professionals for a range of specialist roles. Professionals who are looking for a new role, whether it's on a permanent, interim or contract basis, trust us to find them their ideal job.

Our core recruitment disciplines are:

· Accountancy & Finance
· Financial Services
· HR
· Legal & Compliance
· Sales & Marketing
· Secretarial & Business Support
· Supply Chain, Logistics & Procurement
· Tech & Transformation

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