Quantitative Developer (C++, Top Tier Buy Side)

Location: Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Technology
Salary: HK$1200000.00 - HK$1500000 per annum
REF: BBBH231934_1554807289

Job Responsibilities:

    • Improve C++ trading and research platform for DMA strategies
    • Collaborate with portfolio managers on strategy research, development, onboarding and monitoring/attribution
    • Front office Quant/electronic trading & risk technology development
    • Work actively with quants and traders to develop high performance, low latency, super robust trading systems/models/strategies

Required skills:

    • Solid experience with Asia markets and understanding on their unique characteristics
    • 5+ years of development experience in C++11/14 in a Linux environment
    • Strong understanding of modern (since C++11) data structures and algorithms
    • Familiarity with latency critical software best practices, CPU Isolation, Pinning, and Spinning
    • Experience researching, building, maintaining or managing trading systems which utilize direct market access; understanding of the full data path from tick to trade
    • Prior experience working in a front office role in top buy or sell side firms
    • Strong Linux command line experience
    • Familiarity with e-poll, file descriptors, coding a Linux event loop, how the OS interacts with processes, and how this affects latency
    • Java and Python development experience
    • Understanding of distributed/cloud computing technologies and emerging computing trends

Interested candidates please send your CV to janice.sham@ambition.com.hk for quick processing