Fidessa Implementation Analyst (Development Focused)

Location: Hong Kong
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Technology
Salary: HK$700000 - HK$900000 per month
REF: BBBH238158_1585983709

Our client is a global investment firm and they are currently expanding the development team on Equity IT systems (Fidessa Application focused). Which will be responsible for the following duties:

  • Design, develop and perform unit testing for Fidessa application
  • Maintain, enhance and support existing developed Fidessa application
  • Responsible for day-to-day support activities to ensure all reported issues are resolved by working closely with trading support, and escalate to the manager if necessary
  • Conduct feasibility studies and impact analysis on new enhancement
  • Update project status and supporting documents regularly
  • Building new features for Fidessa OMS, EMS, middle/back office components (TOP, BEAM, FDM, APAS, CTAC and EXPORT) in Java/C++, Tcl and other internal technologies
  • To coordinate with Exchange on different projects and meet compliance requirements
  • Developed internal tool in Java & Tcl to facilitate the market rehearsal and Business Continuity Plan (BCP) processes.

Skills and Requirements

  • University Degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • At least 3 years working experience in Investment Banking or Securities Trading industry with relevant exposure to development and support of Equities Trading Applications, and electronic Exchange connectivity, and FIX client connectivity and DMA
  • Knowledge on supporting Fidessa and ULBridge FIX, and familiar with various system monitoring tools is a plus
  • Exposure on Equity Cash Trading is preferable
  • In-depth knowledge of FIX messaging protocol from client and exchange perspective
  • A proactive and lateral thinker who can tackle problem within short period of time
  • Self starter and multi-tasking, with strong analytical and problem solving skills, solution oriented with proven results
  • Clear and confident communication skill - both verbal and written in English/Chinese
  • Proven ability to work in a highly pressured business-facing environment