Desk Developer (Java/Python)

Desk Developer (Java/Python)

Job Title: Desk Developer (Java/Python)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Singapore
Reference: JOB_002188[494]
Contact Name: BYA (+6565603224)
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 06, 2021 12:15

Job Description

We are looking for a Desk Developer (Java/Python), who is/are able to fulfill the following requirements:

Duration: 12 Months

- Minimum Bachelor degree from a recognized University. Computer Science / Engineering / Mathematics majors preferred.
- Professionals with at least 4 years of experience in a similar role.
- Self-motivated with independent thinking, and a quick learner that can thrive in a fast-paced environment.
- Experience in working across business and IT at all levels will be a plus.
- An excellent team player with a good balance of strategic view & rapid application development.
- Strong interest in applying academic knowledge/technical skills to solving practical problems in the Investment Banking industry.
- Rapidly learn in-depth knowledge and gain experience of Equity Derivatives trading / risk management from both technology and business perspective.
- Strong technical skills in at least one core language (Java / C#) and one scripting language (Python / Javascript / ReactJS + TypeScript).
- Solid background in data structure and algorithms.
- Knowledge of Web development will be a plus.
- Knowledge of Equity Derivatives will be a plus.
- Knowledge of Kafka, Kubernetes, Docker, SQL, KDB, Excel/VBA and Unix programming will be a plus.
- Good understanding of testing and familiarity with different testing approaches. Familiarity of TDD / BDD will be a plus.

Roles and Responsibilities:
- Developing high quality trading and sales tools for the desk with a side focus of integrating proven solutions  
- Design and Development of cutting edge infrastructure, systems, and applications(both client and server side) used by Front Office to provide streamlined and revenue-generating services to our clients
- Building and Expanding a leading Electronic RFQ platform for Client's Flow Structured Business globally.
- Designing and Building a micro-service based Pre-Trade platform for global Equity Derivatives business.
- Enhancing Excel-based pricing / param / risk management tools onto service-based Web apps 
- Closely liaise with trading, sales, quants, structuring and the tech groups in the equity derivatives business. The products spread across exchange listed, OTC and exotics. 
- Will be working together with front office trader and sales, utilizing a variety of technologies to provide fast time-to-market and applications, covering all aspects of equity and rates derivatives: pricing and quoting, data analytics, market data, risk management, trade capture, etc. 
- You will be working with Derivatives & Solutions Team in Singapore, working closely with the wider DeskDev team in IT, Development & QA teams both locally and globally. 
- In addition you will be working closely with global business stakeholders to elicit and review requirements

Please send your application to with (JOB_002188) in Subject line and highlighting:
- Your relevant experience
- Current/expected salary 
- Availability information 
- A latest MS-WORD Resume

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