• elysianes

Junior Developer

Our client is a Hong Kong based fast growing proprietary trading firm. They are looking for a junior developer to join their software development team.


  • Contribute to all levels of the SDLC as we develop software to support our trading operations;

  • Help coordinate various software development efforts across the company;

  • Collaborate with traders to understand and anticipate trading technologies needed;

  • Document software performance and proactively optimize as needed;

  • Provide support to end users and perform any ad hoc projects as assigned.


  • Degree holder in Computer Science or equivalent;

  • With 1 year working experience in algorithmic trading environment and/or high frequency trading system development;

  • Proficiency in C++11/14/17;

  • Good knowledge of SQL based RDBMS;

  • Experience with revision control tools such as Git;

  • Experience in Java/Scala/C#/Rust/Python would be a plus;

  • Experience in Memory/CPU profiling/optimization, multi-threading and distributed computing;

  • Experience in using high performance messaging bus such as ZMQ, RabbitMQ, ActiveMQ;

  • Experience in developing on the Linux platform with libraries such as BOOST and STL;

  • Ability to work in a fast paced, highly collaborative environment;

  • Good command of spoken and written English;

  • Fresh graduates will also be considered.

Candidate with the following skills is preferred

  • Knowledge in FIX/OUCH/ITCH/SBE protocol;

  • Knowledge in NoSQL database is also a plus: Mongo, KDB+, Redis, Timescale, Cassandra;

  • Familiar with Agile development using CI/CD tools such as GitLab/Jenkins/CircleCI;

  • Background in exchange trading at a prop firm or hedge fund.

Our client provides attractive remuneration package and fringe benefits for the right candidate. Interested parties please send detailed resume with current and expected salaries to lucia.zhu@elysianes.com or kevin.tsui@elysianes.com