Low Latency / High Frequency Trading Engineer (Linux) - Research & Development

  • Excellent Package on offer
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • CDI, Plein-temps
  • Allegis Group Hong Kong
  • 17 juin 18 2018-06-17

New headcount within a specialized electronic trading team across Developers, Application support, Infrastructure covering APAC. Function of the team is purely on engineering, research, development, any form of improvement in relation to low latency, all within an Agile environment.


  • Propose and implement low latency solutions for systems facing major financial exchanges in Asia
    • (e.g improve latency - nanoseconds, deep dive on servers, decrease time to market, tweak OS, implement solutions) 
  • Play with and test new hardware solutions
  • Play with: servers (e.g designing processors, understand deep inside a server, build servers), overclocking, kernals
  • Automation!
  • Internal client facing – talking with traders and IT teams directly



  • 5+ years in Linux (Red Hat) system engineering
  • Experience with DevOps configuration tools such as Puppet, Ansible, Chef, Python
  • Passionate about learning, automation, solving complex challenges


Research and development and engineering focused, the team is at the forefront of low latency technology and the team has autonomy to propose and design