Citi Senior Quant Dev Developer (VP) in Hong Kong

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

  • Education: Bachelor's Degree

  • Job Function: Technology

  • Schedule: Full-time

  • Shift: Day Job

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • Travel Time: Yes, 10 % of the Time

  • Job ID: 18018850


Key areas include:

  • Works between traders and quant modelers to develop risk and trading tools in APAC

  • Provides direct supports to users on trading, sales and middle office desks in APAC

  • Works closely with IT teams to ensure synergy between tactical and strategic platforms

  • Responsible for management of analysis, project plan, tracking issues and risks

Job Background:

  • This is a hands on senior development role in a technology team, primarily responsible for rapid application development of derivatives trading in APAC.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Understand and analyze user requirements, propose and implement tactical solutions in Equity Derivatives APAC

  • Agilely track/report progress and review prioritization with business stakeholders

  • Work coherently with QuantDev teams in EMEA and US

  • Feedback requirements / analysis to strategic teams for long term solutions

  • Technically guide and mentor junior team members in their projects


Qualifications and Skills:

  • Bachelor degree with 7+ years of development experience for equity derivatives trading.

  • Must be familiar with equity derivatives related knowledge such as pricing, hedging and back testing.

  • Strong written communication, presentation, organizational and interpersonal skills

  • In depth knowledge of core Java and Angular JS (or React JS) is a must

  • In depth experience on unit / contract / behavior testing is a must

  • Strong database skill such as SQL Server and Mongo is a must

  • Familiarity with scripting of bash and python is a plus

  • Practical Agile experience is an advantage

  • Partner with developers, business analysts and users to come up with solutions to automation and collectively ensure successful delivery of effective solutions to the business

  • Actively identify and manage risks and issues, working with development teams to create mitigation plans and follow-through to resolution

  • Good team player and also be able to work independently

  • Working location is in Hong Kong (Central & Kowloon)