C++ Role for Hedge Fund C++ Role for Hedge Fund …

in Hong Kong
Festanstellung, Vollzeit
Letzte Bewerbung, 18 Okt 21
in Hong Kong
Festanstellung, Vollzeit
Letzte Bewerbung, 18 Okt 21
C++ Role for Hedge Fund

About Us

Techruit is Hong Kong based requirement agency founded by Ex-Goldman with hands on 20 years of technology experience. We focus on matching high potential technology talent with high growth opportunities in financial industry in Hong Kong.


About the job

This opening is for one of Hong Kong's top hedge funds. They are looking for a strong candidate to join their software development team. They seek a candidate with the experience and leadership in designing and developing of trading algorithms. This candidate will work with a diverse team of developers and with traders on improving trading strategy. This role will report to the CTO and will be a key member team to continue to grow and scale.



  • Contribute to all levels of the SDLC as we develop software to support our trading operations
  • Help coordinate various software development efforts across the company
  • Collaborate with traders to understand and anticipate trading technologies needed
  • Document software performance and proactively optimize as needed
  • Provide support to end users as needed
  • Ad hoc projects



  • Degree holder in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Minimum 5 years working experience in algorithmic trading environment trading options and/or high frequency trading system development
  • Proficiency in C++11/14/17
  • Experience in Java/Scala/C#/Rust/Python would be a plus
  • Experience in low latency architecture preferred
  • Experience in Memory/CPU profiling/optimization is preferred, multi-threading development and distributed computing not a must
  • Experience in using high performance messaging bus such as ZMQ, RabbitMQ, ActiveMQ
  • Experience in developing on the Linux platform with libraries such as BOOST and STL
  • Experience with revision control tools such as Git
  • Good knowledge of SQL based RDBMS
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, highly collaborative environment
  • Good command of spoken and written English


Preference For

  • Experience in Solarflare open onload library and Linux Kernel bypass
  • Knowledge in FIX/OUCH/ITCH/SBE protocol
  • Knowledge in Native Market data processing
  • Knowledge in Exchange Connectivity / Colocation setup
  • Knowledge in NoSQL database is also a plus: Mongo, KDB+, Redis, Timescale, Cassandra
  • Familiarity with Agile development using CI/CD tools such as GitLab/Jenkins/CircleCI
  • Background in exchange trading at a prop firm or hedge fund



  • A supportive and collaborative work environment where individual contributions are recognized and accomplishments are rewarded
  • Comprehensive health insurance plan
  • Gym membership fee reimbursement
  • Provision of daily breakfast and lunch
  • Based in vibrant Hong Kong, a low tax regime
  • Team-building and social events, including boat trips and sports days
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