Our client, a leading buy-side firm, is looking for a Mid-to-Senior Java Developer that will be responsible for developing a greenfield EMS system for APAC markets. The successful candidate will collaborate closely with the trading team, quantitative analysts, and other developers to build high-performance and scalable systems.
Design, develop, and implement low-latency components of the greenfield trading platform using Java.
Collaborate with the trading team, quantitative analysts, and other developers to understand requirements and translate them into technical specifications.
Optimize and enhance existing trading algorithms and strategies to improve performance and reduce latency.
Conduct performance testing and optimization to achieve the highest possible throughput and minimal latency.
Identify and resolve bottlenecks and performance issues in the trading system.
Participate in code reviews to ensure adherence to coding standards and best practices.
Collaborate with the infrastructure team to configure and fine-tune the underlying hardware and network components.
Stay up-to-date with the latest trends and technologies in low-latency trading systems to continuously improve the EMS platform.
Document system design, implementation details, and technical specifications.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field. A Master's degree is a plus.
Proven experience in developing low-latency trading systems or financial applications using Java.
Strong proficiency in Java programming language and its ecosystem.
Solid understanding of low-latency design principles, data structures, and algorithms.
Experience with real-time market data feeds and FIX protocol.
-amiliarity with messaging frameworks such as Apache Kafka or ZeroMQ.
Proficient in optimizing code for low latency and high throughput, multithreading.
Strong problem-solving and analytical skills.
Excellent teamwork and communication skills.
Experience with Agile development methodologies is a plus.
Knowledge of other programming languages such as C++, Python, or Scala is a plus.