Development Lead (Financial services)

Job Title: Development Lead (Financial services)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Salary: HKD
Reference: LW/HK/DLFS
Contact Name: Liz Waddams
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 13, 2019 14:05

Job Description

  • Fast-growing team aiming to expand across the Asia Pacific region
  • Providing quality financial services to clients
  • Productive workplace with cutting-edge technology and expertise


A fast-growing securities and futures company is now looking for a development team lead responsible for designing and developing trading systems.


Key Responsibilities

  • Report for securities and futures trading
  • Architecture design and development plans on trading systems
  • Lead the team to deliver and maintain codebase
  • Implement new technology initiatives and evaluation

Key Requirements

  • Minimum 8 years of experience in the Information Technology field, with minimum 5 years in the Securities and Futures industry
  • Experienced in scalable real-time applications development
  • Degree holder in Computer Science or related fields
  • Good understanding of SFC/SEC and rules and regulations for the trading/clearing systems
  • Cloud platforms skills (AWS, Azure etc)
  • Multi-threading and socket programming skills
  • Knowledge on Agile development
  • Experience in Funds, Bonds, Bullion trading system and FX is preferable
  • Proficient in both English and Chinese


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