Senior Front Office Java/C# Developer

Job Title: Senior Front Office Java/C# Developer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Salary: HK$1400000 - HK$1600000 per annum + 50% bonus
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JN -102020-453128
Contact Name: Donal Gray
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 10, 2020 15:45

Job Description

My client is a US Hedge Fund who are looking for a Front Office C#/Java Developer to build and enhance their FX and equity volatility platform.

You will be working in the Front Office on the trading floor with the traders.

Day to Day

  • Greenfields development when asked for my the traders using C# or Java (low latency, high performance, multi-threading)
  • Work with key stakeholders in both FX and equity volatility
  • Gather new requirements as well as understand existing processes
  • Use tech to improve the efficiency and automation of these business areas
  • Drive the front-to-back development cycle including GUI, analytics, strategy and architectural design for FX and equity volatility


  • Experience creating tools and components and analysing positions and risk, pre-trade analysis, strategy development and post-trade processing
  • 5+ years experience in Java or C# in a front office/rapid application development space
  • System design and architecture experience
  • Solid Agile and CI/CD experience
  • Understanding of FX and Derivatives would be very helpful but not needed
  • English is the only required language (must be very fluent, written and spoken)
  • Experience in low latency, high frequency and multi-threading


  • Medical and Dental Insurance (Family)
  • Life and Business travel insurance
  • 20+ days annual leave
  • Flexible working conditions
  • Big bonus scheme (part of the front office bonus pool)

Next steps are to apply to this role with an updated CV and to schedule a call with me.

Send your CV to dgray<at> for a confidential discussion


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