Java/Scala Developer - Front Office - Low Latency

Job Title: Java/Scala Developer - Front Office - Low Latency
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Salary: HK$70000 - HK$110000 per month
REF: 1005190_1523606239
Contact Name: Donal Gray
Contact Email:
Job Published: 12 months ago

Job Description

My client is a leading investment bank and they are deploying a new platform with tick-to-quote latency targeting <100 microseconds.

This role is a permanent hands-on development position with Java and Scala.

You will be building a new market making low latency platform.

The Role Requirements

  • Java or Scala - though Scala experience is not a must
  • Experience in electronic trading would be preferred. Could be other analogous domains: e.g. betting
  • Either experience of this, or solid understanding of the JVM, GC and an interest in low level/machine level code
  • Low latency/Multi-Threading is highly preferred
  • Good understanding of network stack
  • Direct interaction with business is valuable
  • BDD experience is a positive, but not required
  • Market making experience in some domain is a strong positive

The Team

  • You will join a team of 8 developers that are all very skilled within Java/Scala/Low Latency and EQD/Market Making