Project Manager, Prime Brokerage (Perm/ App Support Lead/ Production Lead)

  • Negotiable
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Captiare Limited
  • 13 Aug 18 2018-08-13

Our client is a leading international bank that focusing on investment banking and securities brokerage services. To support its rapid business expansion in Asia, they are seeking for a Team Lead for their Application Support team on Prime Brokerage business.


Participate to:

  • Early shifts from 07:30/ 8:00am HKT on a rotation basis
  • Bank holiday cover, on a rotation basis
  • Weekly night call with regional team in US/ Europe
  • Some weekend work (DR drill etc.)


Ensure all reported incidents are correctly logged, investigated, understood, explained and followed up to avoid reoccurrence


Be involved with:

  • Main business contact for day-to-day technology issues / requirements for the Prime Brokerage business
  • Understanding the derivatives, prime brokerage, stock lending and Equity Financing (Delta-1) business flow and providing expert application consultation and support to the Front Office and Middle Office
  • Working hand-in-hand with Front & Middle Office to support trading, P&L, Margin/ Risk, Client services, Ops control from an application perspective
  • Develop key application expertise on the Global derivatives and prime brokerage suite of applications, working with regional/ global teams
  • Ad-hoc reporting for Front and Middle Office
  • Coordinate on client on-boarding tasks for Prime Brokerage
  • Participate in key projects for expansion of the business to ensure seamless implementation
  • Ensuring the operate stability of the application suite and making sure that system capacity is actively managed



Skill Required:

  • In depth knowledge of Equities markets and front office business process
  • Good understanding of FIX protocol and OMS
  • Good knowledge of Unix/ Linux, scripting, SQL and Excel
  • Minimum 5 to 8 years in Prime Services and Financing IT
  • Excellent communication skills in English
  • In depth knowledge in DMA SWAP flow

Desired skills (but not necessary)

  • Exposure to equities Derivatives business
  • Algorithmic Trading
  • Fidessa platform experience