Job ref no.: CT3115703-01#2125

Data Software Engineer - Global Hedge Fund - Hong Kong

Xpand Group

  • Fantastic Career Growth Potential
  • Highly Attractive Compensation & Benefits Package
  • World Leading Buy Side Firm
My client, a leading global multi-billion dollar buy-side firm, is currently seeking an experienced Data Software Engineer with excellent Python skills, and a solid understanding of financial instruments to join their team in Hong Kong. Reporting to the Senior Data Engineer and the CTO you will be responsible for the following:

Responsibilities
  • Provide financial data for systematic quantitative trading systems
  • Ensure the day-to-day data quality
  • Build high performance APIs on large data sets
  • Provide support to quantitative researchers developing trading models
  • Communicate with data providers to integrate the best available products
  • Propose new data sources for trading models
Requirements
  • University degree in Computer Science or related field with approx. 5 years relevant experience
  • Solid Python skills and experience with Pandas or similar library (R, Matlab, etc.) essential
  • Excellent data science and software engineering experience, strong SQL knowledge and statistics for data sanity analysis
  • Experience with data used to build financial models is a plus: fundamentals, estimates, short interests, fund holdings, insiders, economic indicators, etc.
  • Detailed understanding of financial instruments (equities, derivatives, FX forwards, Futures, IRS etc.)
  • Machine learning knowledge and experience will also be a bonus
  • Fluent English speaker with demonstrable team player capabilities
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Job ref no. CT3115703-01#2125
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Employment Term
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
Experience
  • 5 years
Career Level
  • Non-management level
Education
  • Degree