Citi APAC - Markets Quantitative Analysis (MQA) - Quantitative Analyst - VP 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: 18019503



  • Research, development and maintenance of trading algorithms and models

  • 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 degree or above qualification in a mathematical, finance or computer programming-based discipline

  • Relevant experience of equity products and trading concepts

  • Strong analytical skills and experience analyzing large data sets

  • Statistical modeling experience and time-series techniques

  • Experience with KDB databases and q, or other functional programming languages

  • Understanding of operational and trading risk and the application of risk management systems

  • Preference for proficiency and demonstrated experience in an object-oriented programing language (e.g., Java, Python)