Quant Developer - Fund House - C++/ Python

Posted 29 January 2024
Salary HKD1500000 - HKD2200000 per annum
LocationHong Kong
Job type Permanent
Discipline Crypto & BlockchainFinancial Services
ContactKevin Ng

Job description

About the client:
Our client, one of the leading hedge funds in the world, is now looking to make an addition to one of their top performing teams. Our client is looking for a highly motivated and experienced quantitative developer to join trading team at a crypto fund house. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in quantitative finance, programming, and data analysis. The candidate should be proficient in Python or C++ programming languages.

  • Develop and maintain quantitative models for trading and risk management.
  • Work closely with our quantitative researchers to translate mathematical and statistical models into algorithmic trading strategies.
  • Analyze and interpret large datasets to identify trading opportunities.
  • Develop and optimize trading algorithms, models, and infrastructure to ensure high performance and low latency.
  • Monitor real-time trading systems, identify issues, and implement enhancements as needed.
  • Conduct rigorous backtesting and simulation to evaluate the effectiveness of trading strategies.
  • Collaborate with traders to understand market dynamics and improve trading strategies.
  • Work alongside portfolio managers, two quantitative analysts, and one quantitative strategist to develop and implement trading strategies.
  • Keep up-to-date with industry trends and advancements in quantitative finance and trading technology.
  • Collaborate with other members of the technology team to develop and maintain trading systems and infrastructure.
  • Contribute to the development of risk management and portfolio optimization tools.
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.
  • Strong proficiency in programming languages such as Python, C++, and/or Java.
  • Knowledge of trading platforms, HFT, order execution, and market data.
  • A deep interest in financial markets and algorithmic trading.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to collaborate in a team-oriented environment.
  • Fluent in English & Mandarin communication in order to liaise with colleague and stakeholder who can't speak English.

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.