* Lead/Senior Front Office Low-Latency C/C++ Electronic Trading Developer - Elite Global Investment Bank *

  • Excellent Remuneration
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Pinpoint Asia Limited
  • 21 Aug 17

Looking for an expert c/c++/linux developer with proven background in electronic trading and/or high-performance computing; You will work on cutting-edge green-field trading systems for high-frequency quantitative clients


  • Work on system development of the multi-threaded, high throughput and low latency electronic trading system
  • Manage functional design and technical design across the new applications development
  • Design and plan system build, architecture, development and implementation
  • Build strong client relationship w/ front office users (traders, quants, desk) of all levels
  • Provide technology ideas and approaches on functional and technical levels
  • Provide feasibility, proof-of-concept evaluation to ensure the solution is matching what the business need


  • Proven years of server-side development experience with C/C++
  • Extensive experience in Linux based C++ development
  • Extensive knowledge in application architecture and design 
  • Proven knowledge with high throughput and low latency application design and development
  • Proficiency in scripting using python, perl, and/or shell
  • Experience w/ automated testing and build processes
  • Previous development experience of client connectivity / order management / smart order routing systems is a plus 
  • Understanding of FIX protocol and other Asia Exchange protocols is a plus
  • Someone from the telecommunications space with experience in low latency C development will also be considered
  • Excellent fluency in English; Strong interpersonal skills; Ability to interact with front office users / desk

If this outstanding opportunity sounds like your next career move, please send your resume in Word format to Matthew Chung at resume@pinpointasia.com and put Lead/Senior Front Office Low-Latency C/C++ Electronic Trading Developer - Elite Global Investment Bank in the subject header.

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Our vision is to help companies hire smarter and help job seekers get closer to their career aspirations.

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