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IT Operations Specialist (trading systems)

Job description

  1. Key Responsibilities

      • Provide hands-on support for various financial systems, including stock/trading platforms and back-office applications.
      • Work closely with business departments to ensure uninterrupted system functionality.
      • Collaborate with application vendors and HKEX to address production issues and propose effective solutions.
      • Monitor system health proactively, promptly identifying and resolving irregularities.
      • Troubleshoot technical problems to maintain optimal performance.
      • Execute trading system rollouts, upgrades, and user acceptance testing (UAT).
      • Ensure successful execution of daily batch jobs within specified timeframes.
      • Maintain smooth operations across both front and back-office environments.
      • Contribute to special projects as required, adapting to evolving business needs.


      • Hold a degree in Computer Science or a relevant discipline.
      • Possess a minimum of 3 years of experience in a financial institution.
      • Familiarity with Hong Kong/China securities or futures transactions and Bloomberg applications.
      • Experience supporting MSSQL, MySQL, Windows, Linux, and networking (including installation and SQL coding).
      • Knowledge of deploying and installing Web and Java-based platforms.
      • Thrive under pressure and adapt to dynamic environments.
      • Willingness to work shifts as required.
      • Strong command of written and spoken English and Chinese, with fluency in Putonghua.
      • Demonstrate independence, self-initiative, and excellent interpersonal skills.

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