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Market Access Senior Developer, Global Markets IT

Contract

Standard / Permanent

Location

HK-Hong Kong (HK)-Hong Kong

Job function

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

Reference

CIB002051

Context
 
BNPP APAC Front Office centralizes various trading activities for the APAC region.
Electronic Market Access is handled with an in-house software suite with a rich variety of modules implementing APAC region specificities and catering to local needs.
The HK-based 7 person-strong Market Access team is in charge of the server-side components and all related tools, in close collaboration with production and trading teams.
 
Key Responsibilities
  • Develop interfaces with exchange systems throughout the Asia-Pacific region in order to provide Front Office traders with the most efficient and performant real-time trading platform.
  • Design, develop, enhance and maintain applications to assist traders and/or trading support in the execution of their tasks.
  • Ensure the performance and stability of the electronic trading platform.
  • Provide second level support and training to the Front-Office IT support team.

Competencies (Technical / Behavioural)
 
Soft Skills
  • Must have the ability to work both independently and as part of a team; experience of project management is a bonus
  • Excellent English communication skills both verbally and written
  • Keen analytical ability
  • Strong sense of achievement and accountability
Technical Skills
  • Strong background in C++ development.  Java and Python skills are also beneficial
  • Experience in software validation, including design and execution of automated unit and non-regression tests
  • Understanding of full product lifecycle, from design to implementation, validation, documentation and maintenance
  • Experience with networking, multithreading, optimisation, profiling, cross-platform development (Linux/Windows)

Specific Qualifications Required

  • University degree in computer science or above
  • More than 5 years working experience, preferably with experience in the financial sector