We are looking for

Market Data Developer

Apply REF: CIO000055

In Asia Pacific, BNP Paribas is one of the best-positioned international financial institutions with an uninterrupted presence since 1860. Currently with over 18,000 employees* and a presence in 13 markets, BNP Paribas provides corporates, institutional and private investors with product and service solutions tailored to their specific needs. It offers a wide range of financial services covering corporate & institutional banking, wealth management, asset management, insurance, as well as retail banking and consumer financing through strategic partnerships. 
Worldwide, BNP Paribas has a presence in 68 markets with more than 193,000 employees. It has key positions in its three main activities: Domestic Markets and International Financial Services (whose retail-banking networks and financial services are covered by Retail Banking & Services) and Corporate & Institutional Banking, which serves two client franchises: corporate clients and institutional investors. Asia Pacific is a key strategic region for BNP Paribas and it continues to develop its franchise in the region.

* excluding partnerships

BNP Paribas offers you an exciting career in an international business environment that is fast-paced, diverse and focuses on creating high-value relationships with our clients. We offer competitive salary and benefits, as well as a working environment where you’re valued as part of the team.


Position Purpose

The APAC Electronic Equities technology team is looking for a Low Latency Market Data C++ developer to expand and continuously improve our new market data plant.  Market data is a critical part of our overall Electronic Trading platform presenting a high level of challenges to operate optimally.    

The candidate will be part of a local and global team specializing in low latency, direct market data 

The candidate must have experience of QA in an trading platform, with working knowlege of APAC market microstructure, algos, smart order routes a strong plus.  Scripting development skills are also necessary for managing our test automation suite.  

Direct Responsibilities

•    Design, build and maintain our APAC market data plant, working together with the global team
•    Second level support for production issues

Technical & Behavioral Competencies

•    Strong background in C++ development. Python is a plus.
•    Experience in developing C++ code optimized for low latency
•    Good knowledge of equity trading domain.  APAC market microstructure a plus.  
•    Strong communication skills
•    Strong analytical skills

Specific Qualifications (if required)

•    Minimum 5 years’ experience in C++ development of trading applications (any asset class)
Primary Location: HK-Hong Kong (HK)-Hong KongJob Type: Standard / PermanentJob: INFORMATION TECHNOLOGYEducation Level: Bachelor Degree or equivalent (>= 3 years)Experience Level: At least 5 years Reference: CIO000055