Senior Java Developer, Prime Finance

  • $100K/month
  • Hong Kong
  • CDI, Plein-temps
  • Aquis Search
  • 11 janv. 18 2018-01-11

A technical leadership position has just become available at one of the largest financial institutions in Hong Kong. This role requires significant experience in java development, managing off-shore development teams as well as a background in Prime Finance.


  • ​Lead and drive the overall solution design and technical design activities, leveraging the team and technical experts in the organisation
  • Lead a team of 7 to 12 individuals distributed globally
  • Work closely with stakeholders to manage short term and long term deliverables
  • Deliver excellent Java server side software solution in a timely fashion.  Any software developed is rigorously tested, including automation framework, satisfies the requirements while adhering to the technical design and existing departmental standards and best practices for software development
  • Provide support and bug fixing as needed throughout the project lifecycle


  • University graduate with working experience in software development, ideally multi-tier, multi-threaded and real-time applications
  • Prior team leadership experience
  • Strong knowledge of Java 8 and relational database management systems
  • Knowledge of Hibernate, JPA, Spring, Spring Integration, Web services, JMS, Messaging and Oracle PL/SQL
  • Knowledge of BDD test frameworks, DevOps toolchain and continuous delivery
  • Prior working experience in developing resilient, fault tolerant, low latency platforms
  • Recent working experience in investment banking particularly electronic trading, prime synthetic, securities lending, equity repo and collateral trading. 
  • A strong technical candidate without banking experience will also be considered
  • Demonstrable track record of delivery
  • Excellent communication, both written and spoken
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work in a team
  • Ability to learn quickly and rapidly assimilate new business requirements.
  • Sound EQ business knowledge with experience on sales and execution platform
  • Knowledge and experience in Disruptor, Oracle Coherence Cache and Solace is a plus
  • Working experience in FIX is a plus
  • Working knowledge of Fidessa and ULLINK Bridge, IRIS is a plus
  • Knowledge of enterprise application integration patterns is a plus