C++ Low Latency Developer - Quant Trading House

  • Excellent
  • Shanghai, Shanghai Shi, China
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Aptitude Asia
  • 17 May 19

Our client is a HFT/Prop-trading house with global existence, one of the strongest player in the market. We are looking for a high calibre technologist to joining a group of passionate people in technology and trading, solve challenging problems in a collaborative environment, and you will have a high exposure to the business. This role is based in Shanghai, China.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop and maintain high performance, low latency trading applications and infrastructure
  • Benchmarking and tuning critical software services to achieve optimum performance internally
  • Work closely with Portfolio Managers, Traders, and Technologists to deliver top notch solutions for APAC
  • Provide tactical and strategic solutions to meet business requirements
  • Provide support to resolve technical issues and implement preventative measures


  • Bachelor or Master degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering
  • 3+ years of software development experience in a trading environment
  • Technologists who are passionate about technology and trading, who never stop learning and discover new technology. 
  • Expertise in developing low latency trading applications
  • Strong in C++ in LinuxOS
  • Experience in developing cross-platform multithreaded applications 
  • Sound exchange and market data knowledge
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Excellent working attitude, proactive, a self-starter, most importantly, a team player. 

To apply, please kindly submit your CV to donna@aptitudeasia.com