Senior Software Engineer (Work Location Hong Kong)

Job Description


Position Description

The Front Office development team works closely with the Delta One and Equity Derivatives business which has enjoyed massive growth in the last few years, both in revenue and profits, against our competition in the market. The IT team combines cutting edge technologies with an agile approach to deliver practical solutions, with a view to meeting the demands of an ever expanding business and a broad client base.
We are looking for exceptional performers to join the team in Hong Kong. We adopt a full-stack approach to development, and oversees the business needs from front to back. We work in tandem with our counterparties in other regions and in other departments. The successful candidates will be delighted by working in a dynamic, exciting and multicultural environment. They would be intellectually challenged to find creative solutions for problems, improve performance, and reduce operational costs for the business.

Key Areas of Responsibilities
  • Develop new systems or enhance existing systems to meet business requirements
  • Work with development managers and other colleagues to design and review technical solutions
  • Adopt new technologies and frameworks in projects
  • Support project managers by providing reliable estimates and alerting them of delays or issues as early as possible
  • Follow the processes for version control, continuous integration and release management
  • Keep record and documents on design, support, user manuals and operation procedures
  • Ensure code is covered thorough by unit tests and rigorously tested before deploying to QA or UAT
  • Mentor and guide junior developers via design reviews and pair programming
  • Coordinate with production support teams on releases and issue management
  • Other tasks related to projects as directed by the manager
  • Bachelor's Degree with Honor (or equivalent) or above in Computer Science, Software Engineering or an IT related discipline from a prestigious institution
  • 5-10 years of experience in software development
  • Strong development skills in Java 8 or later
  • Familiar with Spring framework, SQL databases, and web-based application development
  • At least 1 year of experience with Equity Derivatives/Delta-1 front office systems development
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Working knowledge of automated unit testing frameworks and best practices
  • Very strong attention to details
  • Past experience in Calypso systems is a strong advantage
  • Experience with Bloomberg/Reuters APIs for market data and reference data
  • Proficiency in Angular framework
  • Hands on with Python and other scripting languages
  • Familiarity with Agile development artifacts and best practices
  • Ability to mesh requirements-driven tasks and technical debt reduction tasks

If you are seeking a dynamic environment in which to build your career in CLSA, please click apply or send your resume to our recruitment inbox. Kindly specify the position title in the email subject for job application.
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