Manager - Equity Derivatives Front Office Connectivity C# (FIX) Developer - Hong Kong

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Macquarie Group
  • 20 Feb 18 2018-02-20

Manager - Equity Derivatives Front Office Connectivity C# (FIX) Developer - Hong Kong

Corporate Operations Group (COG) provides specialist professional services, human resources, workplace infrastructure, technology and market operations to Macquarie's businesses. The primary purpose of COG is to support and enhance the value of Macquarie through the creation of an efficient, scalable operating model. This is evident across the activities of each of the divisions which comprises of Business Improvement and Strategy, Business Services, Human Resources, Market Operations and Technology.

The COG Technology team in Hong Kong is searching for an enthusiastic and talented front office C# developer to join the Equity Derivatives and Trading (EDT) desk within the Commodities and Global Markets Group. EDT is predominately focussed on funding arbitrage, derivatives, global instruments and algorithmic strategies across Asia, Europe and US regions. It relies heavily on in-house developed real-time trading systems to actively execute, manage trading risk and comply with market regulations.

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In this exciting role, you will contribute to development of various systems involved in market connectivity, pre-trade risk controls, trade flow, monitoring, automated testing and other tooling. While partnering with the trading desk you will be involved in implementation of new strategies and improvements to existing strategies & take responsibility for end to end delivery. You will form part of a regional and global team of experts in their field & interact with senior management and the wider IT infrastructure and operations teams in order to ensure high availability of trading systems through thorough release management and ongoing system maintenance and support.

We are seeking a motivated and passionate technologist, with 5+ years of experience ideally using C#. Other technologies of interest for this position are, REST APIs, Javascript and NoSQL databases, plus an understanding of FIX protocols, control and tracking tools, specifically GIT/Stash and Jira & MongoDB and F# would be useful, but not a prerequisite.

In this position you will be working closely with the trading desk therefore either experience of, or a keen interest in, the front office development environment would be appreciated. To be successful in this role your strong written and spoken communication and ability to manage a pressurized working environment will be important.

Advertised: 17 Jan 2018 China Standard Time
Applications close: 15 Mar 2018 China Standard Time