Citi APAC - Markets Quantitative Analysis (MQA) - Quantitative Analyst - Associate in Hong Kong

  • Primary Location: Hong Kong SAR of PRC,Hong Kong,Hong Kong

  • Education: Bachelor's Degree

  • Job Function: Trading

  • Schedule: Full-time

  • Shift: Day Job

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • Travel Time: Yes, 10 % of the Time

  • Job ID: 17064800



  • Research, development and maintenance of trading algorithms across Asia markets

  • Analyze individual Asia markets’ structure changes and re-optimize algorithm behavior (e.g., placement functionality, timing, etc.)

  • Work with external and internal clients (e.g., trading desks) to analyze performance and trading functionality

  • Write and maintain documentation of algorithm models, code, test cases and test results

  • Ensure the Algorithmic product is correctly deployed and administered. Including, but not limited to compliance and trading risk limits and client customizations

  • Participate in training of users and stakeholders and ensure all users have a minimum level of understanding of the Algorithmic platform


  • Bachelor or above degree qualification in a Mathematical, Finance or Computer based discipline

  • Relevant experience of equity products and trading concepts

  • Strong analytical skills and ability to analyze large amounts of data sets

  • IT skills and a proficiency in Java, KDB, q

  • Experience of the water-fall and/or iterative software lifecycles with a formal QA process

  • Understanding of risk and the application of risk management systems

  • Programming experience in Java Programming Language