Futures & Equities Technology solve some of the most interesting and complex challenges in the financial industry to help our global business and its customers succeed. Shipping code early and often using Agile and DevOps principles is critical for us to deliver business value, with continuous improvement and learning at the centre of everything we do.
We are motivated by challenging each other to push the boundaries of financial and technological innovation, in an open, inclusive, and diverse environment. We are looking for the brightest and best developers to take our capability forward.
The Futures Algo Algorithmic Trading Technology team work alongside the Cash Equities tech team and runs the execution stack from client FIX message in through to order message on the exchange.
The team develops and maintains its own Algorithmic Trading Container, View Server and HTML5 based UI and Smart Order Router. It also has a dedicated infrastructure team for managing its off-campus hardware estate.
The team spans the 3 main trading hubs (Hong Kong, New York, London), with team members in five locations (Guangzhou, Hong Kong, New York, London and Krakow).
Building low latency processes, algorithms.
Dev ops and production support.
Working as part of the front office team the candidate should be a Java expert and have a detailed working knowledge of the Java and the JVM (Java Virtual Machine), garbage collection, data structures. The current projects are written in Java or Scala, so the candidates would have to be willing to learn Scala.
It is also expected for the candidate work on production support issues (via a rota) and be involved in improvements on automation and dev ops.
Who we're looking for?
- Must have strong core Java skills (willing to learn Scala)
- Must have a very good knowledge of collections, their implementation and their optimization
- Experience in Dev ops and production support
- Zero GC architectures
- Low latency systems
- Experience with Algorithmic Trading Stack