Posted on 2021-10-12
CLSA Limited

Senior Software Engineer, FICC and EQD Applications

CLSA Limited

Position Description

We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join our development team in Hong Kong.

As part of the development team, you’ll work very closely with business users, vendors and other development team to implement new business and product flow for front office, middle office and back office modules in the system.

In this role, you will be required to work with minimal supervision.

The role reports to the Head of Development of the Front Office Risk Technology team.

Key Areas of Responsibilities

  • Provide design solutions and assist in implementing customizations and extensions to Calypso and unit testing of the changes in accordance with established standards.
  • Support UAT for new business / product implementation into Calypso
  • Provide mentoring and support to other team members.
  • Provide second-level support to business users.
  • Reporting of status and issues to concerned stake holders on a regular basis.
  • Collaborate with other IT development and infrastructure teams whenever required
  • Manage change requests and provide on-going support for current systems platforms including new vendor package upgrade/releases and in-house system production migration


  • Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or IT related area
  • 8-10 years of experience in software development.
  • Experience in a system distributed environment
  • Core knowledge in java concurrency/threads/performance and JMS APIs
  • Experience on working on RDBMS databases such as Oracle
  • Have fixed/patched third-party code
  • Have worked with a vendor application before
  • Understanding Calypso API is preferable
  • Strong in problem-solving / analytical skills / sense of personal responsibility
  • Exposure to Calypso
  • Exposure to Fixed Income and Equity Derivatives business
  • Exposure to Spring, JPA/Hibernate and Enterprise Integration Patterns.
  • Experience in working with globally distributed teams in agile environment and familiarity with tools like JIRA, Confluence, Maven, Nexus, Perforce/Git, Bamboo/Jenkins etc.
  • Awareness about various performance monitoring and tuning methods of enterprise applications
  • Strong communications skills both written and oral.
  • Strong English language skills required

If you are seeking a dynamic environment in which to build your career in CLSA, please send your resume via Apply Now.

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