Lead Java Developer (Low Latency Trading Engine / FIX Connectivity / Microservices architecture)

  • Highly competitive base + bonus + 20 day annual leave + medical
  • Hong Kong
  • Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • BAH Partners
  • 19 Mär 19

My client is a market leading international Fintech headquartered in Hong Kong with remarkable success, occupying a Grade-A commercial office space. Majority of their talent come from Tier 1 investment banks and are passionate about Blockchain. This is an extremely well-funded company that's no longer in startup mode, and is positioned to grow and expand into new products.

You would be working on a completely greenfield and highest profile product of the company, an ultra low latency and fully compliant Digital Asset Exchange targeting institutional investors. As the Lead Developer, your role would entail:

  • Driving the development of a world-class Exchange to be licensed globally - incorporating FIX connectivity, a low latency matching engine, and top notch security infrastructure
  • Being the software development Subject Matter Expert on a cross functional team of Product Managers, Automation QA, DevOps/DevSecOps, Compliance and Software Development teams, ensuring that the team adheres to the highest coding standards
  • Hands-on coding where needed and driving technical direction / architecture 


  • 7+ years experience in software development in Trading technology in Banking & Finance related industry; exposure to Derivatives tech is a major plus
  • Proven track record in developing low latency trading applications, architecture and infrastructure 
  • Fluency in English and excellent communication skills; ability to coordinate and lead technical direction on a cross-functional team