Job Details

DevOps Engineer

Job Highlights:

  • Solid track record as a DevOps Engineer with exceptional ability in identifying problems and resolving issues in timely manner
  • Must have prior financial industry experience
  • Excellent English communicator, written and verbal, and have high tolerance for continually shifting priorities
  • Out-of-the-box thinking, excellent problem solving skills and interpersonal/ communication skills
  • Passionate in financial markets & technological advancement

Company Culture:

  • Fast growing proprietary trading firms in the low-latency / high-frequency arena with multiple offices in the leading global cities
  • A fast-paced, flat structure, dynamic and collaborative team environment.

Job Description:

Job Responsibilities:

  • Monitor the trading system, identify and resolve pre or post launch issues
  • Manage daily changes and communicate timely status updates to the relevant working parties and/ management
  • Identify, diagnose and trouble-shoot complex problems to keep trading online
  • Automate software distribution and deployments for Linux and Windows applications to speed up the application deployments
  • Build new tools to manage trading system for reduced efforts and errors
  • Work with Risk and trading teams to understand and facilitate gathering of system requirements
  • For experienced candidates, you will be required to:
    • automate software deployment process for enhanced efficiency
    • review and revise software development and infrastructure team working process so as to explore opportunities for improved efficiency and effectiveness
    • adopt new monitoring tools to measure software/hardware performance to enhance deliverables of the development and infrastructure team

Key Requirements:

  • Financial industry experience is required
  • Bachelor/Master Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related discipline
  • Familiar with Windows and Linux platforms, at least 1 to 3 years of experience using, managing, or developing on Linux system
  • Familiar with configuration management systems (Salt, Puppet, Chef, etc) and monitoring tools (Solarwinds, Nagios, Cacti, etc)
  • Fluent with scripting languages (Python, Bash, Perl, etc)
  • Must have excellent English communication skills, both written & verbal
  • Must be able to manage multiple projects/priorities at the same time and have high tolerance for continually shifting priorities  

Personality Fit:

  • Innovative & strives for continuous technological advancement
  • Self-directed and working productively under minimal supervision
  • Excellent in explaining complex technical issues to non-technical personnel  
  • Able to manage multiple streams of communications and quick in adaptability and shifting priority based on business needs
  • Innovative & strives for continuous technological advancement
  • Passionate in Trading & Financial Markets
Contact Us:

8/F, Cheung Hing Industrial Building, 12P Smithfield Road Kennedy Town Hong Kong (Licence #: 68153)

8/F, Cheung Hing Industrial Building,
12P Smithfield Road, Kennedy Town, Hong Kong

+852 2156 2281