Exchange Connectivity Developer - C++ 11/14 - Prop Trading - Hong Kong

  • Negotiable
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Xpand
  • 07 Aug 17

My client, an exciting Prop trading firm, focused on developing and implementing automated quantitative software and strategies, is currently seeking a highly skilled C++ Developer to join their Hong Kong Team.


  • Work alongside a team of talented Software Engineers, Quantitative Researchers and Data Scientists to develop cutting edge algorithms 
  • Develop, test and deploy core strategy codes
  • Upgrade and develop existing connectivity solutions
  • Develop new exchange market data and order adaptors for HFT systems
  • Develop, test and deploy market connectivity codes



  • PhD in Computer Science/Mathematics with solid Machine Learning experience would be highly favoured
  • Extensive C++ skills (11/14 is a plus) and Java (Numerical computation libraries in C++/Java is a plus)
  • High degree of familiarity in developing exchange connectivity, low latency design and HFT systems experience 
  • Solid experience in STL/Boost libraries and Linux systems tuning
  • Experience with financial protocols such as FIX/OMD/OCG
  • Solid understanding of concurrency & network programming
  • Network acceleration SolarFlare Openonload etc. Chelsio, WireDirect, Mellanox VMA will be a plus
  • Knowledge ofuUnit testing/automated systems testing, performance tuning and analysis
  • Experience in optimization for modern Intel architecture
  • Fluency in English

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