• HKD60000 - HKD70000 per month
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Selby Jennings Hong Kong
  • 19 Jun 19

C++ Trading Algo Developer

  • Location: Hong Kong
  • Salary: HKD60000 - HKD70000 per month
  • Job Type: Full time

My client is a leading Hedge Fund Company base in Hong Kong. They are currently expanding their team in Hong Kong and looking for a Trading Algo Developer with low latency C++ experience to Enhancing the existing platform and developing new functionality. Also Mentoring and/or managing more junior members of the team If you are Interested, please don't hesitate to contact me, I would be happy to assist.

The trading algo developer is responsible for developing the trading algo and related infra for the company. The trading algo developer role requires a high level of expertise in developing efficient, low-latency C++ code that is highly fault-tolerant to ensure our business continues to operate. The role will require constant dialogue with the business side.

Job Responsibilities

  • Close interaction with Traders to understand new requirements for the Algo itself and related infra.
  • Enhancing the existing platform and developing new functionality, primarily in C++
  • Take complete ownership of deliverables from inception to roll-out, working largely independently.
  • Mentoring and/or managing more junior members of the team
  • Continual improvement of the software development lifecycle and quality of the product
  • Support of the production system


  • 3+ years' trading algorithm development experience in C++ language.
  • Experience of implementing automated risk controls in trading algo.
  • Experience of developing low-latency, high performance software in C++.
  • Experience designing and developing distributed systems.