Software Engineer - Associate - Markets Systems - IT

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited - Hong Kong - Full time

Salary: Competitive


Standard - 40 Hours (Hong Kong SAR)

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Job Summary:
We are seeking a motivated and energetic Software Engineer to join our Markets Systems technology team. Our team develops first-in-class systems for trading, market data dissemination and surveillance monitoring in cash and derivate markets. We play a critical role on full software development cycle, including architecture design, development, testing and implementation of our mission critical systems. We also partner with infrastructure and cyber security team to operate our systems in such fast growing financial markets in Hong Kong.

If you want to make an impact, come and join us.

Job Duties:

  • Responsible for the development, maintenance and support for various Market Surveillance systems of HKEX cash and derivatives markets. Surveillance systems includes both in-house and vendor systems.
  • Automate and streamline system health check and operations.
  • Carry out production support.
  • Work with technology teams for application setup, OS upgrade and performance testing.
  • Perform optimization, capacity planning, performance monitoring and security management.
  • Establish technical excellence and standard following industry best practices.
  • Uphold compliance with organization policies and standards.
  • Solid experience in shell scripting (e.g. bash), Linux, Python and DevOps.
  • Excellent in at least of programming languages, include Java, .Net, with experience in SQL Server and DB2.
  • Detail-oriented, able to deliver the best quality of work on planning, coordination and execution.
  • Strong problem solving, interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Willing to learn and support new technology stacks.
  • Be an excellent team player to collaborate with multiple teams.
  • Experienced in technical testing and deployment is an added advantage.
  • Be enthusiastic to make an impact using technology.
  • Good command of written and spoken English and Chinese.
  • Putonghua is an added advantage
Company Introduction:

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEX) is one of the world's major exchange groups, and operates a range of equity, commodity, fixed income and currency markets. HKEX is the world's leading IPO market and as Hong Kong's only securities and derivatives exchange and sole operator of its clearing houses, it is uniquely placed to offer regional and international investors access to Asia's most vibrant markets.

As the global markets leader in the Asian time-zone, we offer a world of opportunities for early careers and experienced hires. Here, we know that diverse thinking fosters better solutions, and we are committed to building an open and dynamic environment which allows our business to innovate and our people to thrive.

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HKEX is committed as an Equal Opportunity Employer. Diversity is one of our core values and we look to support, respect diverse perspectives, abilities, culture and experiences within our workplace.