Job ref no.: 174512 (CT3126123-01#1805)

Electronic/Algorithmic Trading (Hong Kong)

Credit Suisse

Your field of responsibility

As a Trader within our Advanced Execution Services (AES) division you will be responsible for originating, identifying and executing on profitable electronic trading opportunities and driving our continued growth.

You will be owning trading relationships with Hedge fund clients and institutional investors in matching our services and products to their needs. Equally you will have responsibilities in holistically servicing our Institutional clients across Advisory and Execution, showing the initiative in building out our footprint further in gaining more market share.

We are constantly looking in growing client satisfaction via high standards of care and responsiveness, with Electronic Trading an integral part of our Equities business offering. Your coordination with the entire global Equities franchise and close partnership with all the various desks across the firm that cover our hedge fund and institutional client base, will be key to the success of the role.

There will be close collaboration with the regional and global Electronic Sales, Product and Trading businesses, with global distribution and reach, core to the Global Markets business model in delivering being the Trusted Entrepreneurs' Bank. The continual promotion of future growth and building of the desk in terms of geographic client base will be a part of the focuses. Along with your contribution in identifying or suggesting improvements to current processes and enhancements plus ideas in growing efficiency on the desk.

Your future colleagues

Being part of our Investment Bank division, having responsibilities in our Advanced Execution Services (AES) business that is Credit Suisse's award winning suite of algorithmic trading strategies, tools and analytics for global trading across equities, options and future. Our team is dedicated, results oriented, hardworking, proactive, collaborative, and forward-looking. We are a department which values Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) and is committed to realizing the firm's D&I ambition which is an integral part of our global cultural values.

Your skills and experience

  • 3-5+ years' track record in Equities, DMA, Algo servicing international or regional clients in Asia, either in sales trading or Execution Consultancy.
  • Ideally, you will be an experienced electronic sales trading professional, preferably with experience in Asia and exposure to electronic trading.
  • Having a strong understanding of quantitative investment strategies, advanced transaction cost analysis, as well as an understanding of Asian market structures.
  • An academic background in quantitative, engineering or mathematics being desirable but not necessary.
  • Instant credibility, showing your hardworking and dedication in having the drive and determination to be successful in a high-performance culture with constantly changing deadlines and priorities.
  • Good commercial acumen, interpersonal and problem solving skills with excellent written plus verbal abilities in English, with proficiency in Chinese languages advantageous but not essential.
  • Strong attention to detail and having a good work ethic, along with strong presentational skills with the ability to clearly define & articulate.
  • Thinking ahead, finding answers and being engaging in growing with the ability to learn quickly, with excellent analytical plus numerical skills.
  • A real interest in financial markets and across the product with a passion in continually improving and building in your understanding of the space.
  • Your ability working in Hong Kong and within a diverse team environment, cross collaborating with connected teams regionally and globally.

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More job information
Job ref no. 174512 (CT3126123-01#1805)
Job Function
Employment Term
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 3 years - 5 years
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • N/A