Tech Lead, Java Trading System

Exciting opportunity to join an established securities firm that is part of a listed company in Hong Kong. After a successful digitalization, they are now a tech-advanced FinTech business and are continuing to expand. 

Key Responsibilities

Reporting directly to the CTO, who has a strong track record of delivering Low Latency Trading Systems and prior success in building business, you will oversee a team of 10 including backend, frontend vendor, QA, Scrum Master, Product & Project Managers, UX/UI Designers, etc. 

You’ll ensure the continuous improvement of the core trading system, as well as the launch of a mobile trading platform. 


  • Degree holder in Computer Science or equivalent/above
  • Minimum of 5 years in Java Application Development
  • Familiar with Java framework and build tools, e.g., Spring, Netty, JPA, Hibernate, Maven, etc.
  • Must have a track record in delivering effective Trading Systems 
  • Good command of written and spoken English and Chinese
  • A self-starter and problem solver
  • Excellent team management and communication skills

Company culture and Incentive to join

  • Spacious office of 3000 sqft with a harbour view
  • A young, receptive, hands-on management team
  • Fast-paced environment – run effective 2 weeks sprint under Scrum environment
  • Meritocratic culture; excellent internal mobility 
  • Regular team-building activities, outings, etc. 

Job Details

  • Negotiable
  • Hong Kong


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