Lead Quantitative Developer - Crypto Exchange platform

Posted 01 March 2023
Salary HKD840000 - HKD1300000 per annum
LocationHong Kong
Job type Permanent
ContactKevin Ng

Job description

About the Client:

Our client is a Crypto trading exchange platform; that provides AI-based cryptocurrency ratings and price predictions. Specialize in leveraging professional analysts, analytics, and artificial intelligence to make profitable crypto investments. Our client looking for an energetic crypto-enthusiast to join the quantitative team in our Hong Kong office as the operations and the industry continue to grow. The candidate will work cohesively with experienced traders, and business development teams to manage the crypto asset portfolio and counterparty relationships.

  • Designing, implementing, and deploying high-frequency trading algorithms
  • Maintain and improve existing derivatives pricing models and infrastructure
  • Exploring trading ideas by analysing market data and market microstructure for patterns
  • Research and implement new derivative pricing models and numerical algorithms
  • Creating tools to analyse data for patterns
  • Develop pricing and analysis tools for traders and structurers
  • Contributing to libraries of analytical computations to support market data analysis and trading
  • Developing, augmenting, and calibrating exchange simulators
  • Perform quantitative research on crypto market microstructure and volatilities. Backtest systematic option hedging strategies
  • Responsible for the operation and risk monitoring of trading strategies
  • Familiarity with machine learning (a plus)
  • Brilliant problem-solving abilities
  • Software development experience as demonstrated through course work, research projects, or open source activities, preferably in C++, Python
  • Excellent exposure to the crypto ecosystem and the latest market insight
  • Experience of work experience in quantitative modelling in banks, securities houses, trading firms, hedge funds, etc.
  • A passion for new technologies and ideas
  • The ability to manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong communication skills
  • A working knowledge of Linux/Unix

If you believe you have the right skills, attitude and experience please click 'apply now' below and upload your resume. Alternatively, for a confidential chat, please contact Kevin Ng by applying directly to email kng@captarpartners.com or reach out at +852 3653 5244.