Chief Engineer – Core Services

Job Title: Chief Engineer – Core Services
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Reference: 2_281118
Contact Name: Amit Desai
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 28, 2018 17:34

Job Description

Asia’s leading and longest running independent brokerage and investment group is looking to hire a Core Services Chief Engineer for designing their platform, developing core components and evangelise new technologies.

Roles and Responsibilities - 

  • Connect the dots with regards to analysis on architecture anddesign
  • Working knowledge of design/data/enterprise patterns
  • Stay hands on multiple coding languages including C# and Java
  • Understand what open source components, platforms, languages are out there
  • Have an understanding of where technology is going and how you can leverage them where applicable
  • Execute practical knowledge about technology and where it fits in the engineering roadmap
  • Reuse what makes sense and discard what doesn’t.

Requirements - 

  • 10-15 years of experience in software development, at least 4-5 years in engineering practice.
  • Hands on coding on Core Java, Batch Processing, SQL, Streams, JMS, Transaction Management.
  • Hands on experience in Spring Boot, Integration.
  • Hand on experience in any distributed caching technologies such as Gigaspaces, Ignite, Coherence, Geode etc.
  • Exposure to Micro Services architecture and Multithreading
  • Exposure to performance and system tuning experience.
  • Exposure to development environments and related tools (Build management / Source Control management / Continuous Integration / Code Review Tools).
  • Strong in problem-solving / analytical skills / sense of personal responsibility