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Equity Derivatives (Risk / Pricing) Application Support - Elite Hedge Fund

Support/DevOps/SRE, Application

14 March 2024

Hong Kong

Our client, an Elite Hedge Fund, is looking for Application Support to join their Equity Derivatives (Risk / Pricing) team. The role offers an exciting opportunity to work with top-tier technologists in the industry.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Support applications used in Equities Derivatives front-to-back trading, risk management, pricing, and market data, ensuring prompt issue resolution (L1 - L3).

  • Support for in-house trading systems implemented across a diverse production environment spanning multiple platforms (mainly Linux with some Windows).

  • Production incidents related to trading systems, arising from either internal sources (proprietary software/systems) or external influences (markets, data feeds, etc.)

  • Monitor system performance and identify potential issues or anomalies affecting trading operations.

  • Collaborate with internal teams to escalate and resolve complex technical issues on time.

  • Stay updated on industry trends, regulatory developments, and best practices in financial trading and exchange operations.

  • Contribute to the continuous improvement of the trading platform by providing feedback and suggestions based on user interactions and support requests.

  • Participate in testing and quality assurance activities for new features and updates to the trading platform.

 

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field.

  • At least 5 years of experience supporting front-to-back office users within Equity Derivatives.

  • Scripting skills, i.e. Python, Shell, Unix, SQL, etc.

  • Strong understanding of financial markets, trading strategies, and exchange operations.

  • Familiarity with trading platforms, order management systems, execution management systems, etc.

  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to articulate complex concepts clearly and concisely.

  • Solid analytical and problem-solving abilities with meticulous attention to detail.

  • Ability to work effectively under pressure in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.


If this outstanding opportunity sounds like your next career move, please submit through "Apply Now" or send your resume in Word format to Charlie Kim at resume@pinpointasia.com and put Equity Derivatives (Risk / Pricing) Application Support - Elite Hedge Fund in the subject header.

 

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