eFX IT Technology Lead – Hong Kong, Vice President

  • Competitive
  • 香港
  • 5-7 年
  • State Street
  • 2017-08-21

State Street Global Markets is looking for an IT professional for the role of IT Technical Lead – Electronic Trading

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Summary



State Street Global Markets is looking for an IT professional for the role of IT Technical Lead – Electronic Tradingto join State Street’s world class IT organization as part of a multiyear strategic growth initiative focused on maximizing market share growth, expanding into emerging FX markets, and developing new products/services.



As an IT Technical Lead, you will be leading and expanding an already established team who will engineer, support, and expand the client portfolio of the next generation of FX applications.





Position Description:



State Street Global Markets is looking for an IT professional for the role of IT Technical Lead – Electronic Tradingto join State Street’s world class IT organization as part of a multiyear strategic growth initiative focused on maximizing market share growth, expanding into emerging FX markets, and developing new products/services.



As an IT Technical Lead, you will be leading and expanding an already established team who will engineer, support, and expand the client portfolio of the next generation of FX applications.



The IT Technical Lead position will be an integral part of the eFX Product Development Team and will be responsible for developing and supporting one or more applications used by FX electronic trading.  To this end, you will work with both onshore and offshore development teams on multiple projects simultaneously.  The products in question will be integrated with multiple other in-house applications and may also interface with business areas such as Sales trading, Risk management and Agency trading as well as customer facing products such as Street FX.



The IT Technical Lead position will also be responsible for technical integration with and onboarding of new clients.



You will also be responsible for continued expansion of technical integration of said products into the OTC FX Markets.



The Candidate is expected to be a subject matter expert in Electronic Trading and Foreign Exchange with prior hands-on experience in these areas. You will work directly with users and analysts to understand the business; develop to specifications; assist in coordinated testing and aid in the deployment and post deployment support of the solution developed. As you develop a strong, interactive working relationship you will be an important participant in the commercial success of the business.



Candidates with a track record for delivery and market experience developing solutions for participants in actively traded markets will find opportunities to leverage their real life experience in a highly collaborative global organization.





Job Requirements:



  • 3 years’ experience as technical team lead

  • Master’s degree in mathematics, electrical engineering, or computer science

  • 5+ years’ experience as a subject matter expert in electronic trading applications.

  • 5+ years of Java programming experience.

  • Strong organizational skills.  The ability to manage multiple simultaneous streams of work which may be in a variety of states.

  • Strong analytical skills.  The ability to face off directly to the business to receive and analyze requirements, and propose a suitable solution that adheres to the team’s methodology

  • Communication skills.  The ability to communicate at the right level with all parties involved, including senior management and business owners (who may be based in different locations and time-zones.  The ability to operate in a self-sufficient manner, but also identify the right time to raise queries or concerns.



Experience in any of the following is not required but highly desirable:



  • Quantitative analysis (e.g. using Matlab, Python, R, Mathematica, etc.)

  • Data science (e.g. using Hadoop, Spark, etc.)

  • Parallel computation using Java or C++

  • TCP/IP-based Network engineering

  • Market adaptors (EBS, MAPI, Currenex, Hotspot etc.)

  • Messaging frameworks (JMS, MQ, TIBCO, 29West etc.)

  • Linux / Bash scripting

  • FIX protocol

  • Relational databases (Oracle, Sybase)

  • Development and build tools (GIT / Subversion / TeamCity / Nexus / Maven / Jenkins, etc.)

  • Financial Services products outside Foreign Exchange

  • Agile Development