Trading Application Analyst - Finance

Manage small projects independently, supporting Front and Back office systems.

Your new company

Our client is one of Asia’s leading independent brokerage and investment group. The company provides equity broking and execution services, capital markets & corporate finance and asset management services to global corporate and institutional clients.

Your new role

  • You will be responsible for managing small projects independently such as developing web interface and extracting data.
  • You will work on the development of tools for the integration with existing trading platform.
  • You will work with your supervisor on handling business-driven or exchange-driven projects.
  • You will conduct System Integration Testing (SIT) and coordinate User Acceptance Test (UAT).
  • You will support front and back-office systems (including MT4/5).
  • You will ensure timely resolution/escalation for issues with effective communication to stakeholders at all times.
  • You will maintain, manage, and update technical documents and procedures.
  • You will ensure monitoring is in place and report issues to relevant parties.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Technical skills:
    • Strong hands-on experience in C++ or Python development.
    • Experience with scripting languages.
    • Knowledge in database technologies MSSQL/ MySQL etc.
    • Minimum 2-3 years of experience with Trading Platform/ Financial Systems in development/ system support. Practical experience with MT4/MT5 will be an advantage.
    • Knowledge of business workflow for financial product trading and knowledge in leveraged foreign exchange will be an advantage.

  • Soft skills:
    • You need strong decision making and analytical skills.
    • Ability to manage change and complexity with confidence.
    • Be a strong team player.
    • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
    • A good team player, self-motivation and able to work independently under pressure.
    • Good command in both written and spoken English.

What you'll get in return

  • This position will give you the opportunity to unleash your potential in the digital world thanks to the good career development opportunities, support and rewards that our client offers.
  • Our client is also offering a dynamic working environment and a competitive compensation package.
  • This can fast tract your career within the financial industry.

What you need to do now

If you have the drive to succeed in this role or are interested in IT roles within finance, please contact me with an attached CV at Doriane.madec@hays.com.hk or feel free to call me at 2230-7433.

Summary

Job Type
Permanent
Industry
Banking & Financial Services
Location
HongKong
Specialism
Banking and Financial Services
Ref:
1211932

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Doriane Madec, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Hong Kong
6604-06,66/F, ICC, 1 Austin Road West, West Kowloon

Telephone: 22307433