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DeveloperXY Capital Limited
DeveloperXY Capital Limited
Job Highlights
  • Develop new trading technologies
  • Work with team of developers and traders
  • Work with CEO
Job Description

Job Description

With the investments we’ve made and growth in the firm, now is the time to be at XY Capital and we are looking for a strong candidate to join our software development team. We seek a candidate with the experience in providing day-to-day operational support to prevent business disruption. This candidate will also be assisting with the design and development of new trading algorithms. This role will report to a Senior Developer and will be a core member of the XY Capital staff as we continue to grow and scale.



  • Contribute to all levels of the SDLC as we develop software to support our trading operations
  • Help coordinate various software development efforts across the company
  • Collaborate with traders to understand and anticipate trading technologies needed
  • Document software performance and proactively optimize as needed
  • Provide support to end users as needed
  • Ad hoc projects



  • Degree holder in Computer Science or equivalent
  • 1 to 3 years working experience in finance, algorithmic trading preferred, but is not a must
  • Experience in one of Java/Scala/C#/Rust/Python
  • Proficiency in C++11/14/17 would be a plus
  • Experience in using high performance messaging bus such as ZMQ, RabbitMQ, ActiveMQ
  • Experience in developing on the Linux platform with libraries such as BOOST and STL would be a plus
  • Experience with revision control tools such as Git
  • Good knowledge of SQL based RDBMS
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, highly collaborative environment
  • Good command of spoken and written English
  • New graduates will also be considered


Preference for: 

  • Knowledge in FIX/OUCH/ITCH/SBE protocol
  • Knowledge in NoSQL database is also a plus: Mongo, KDB+, Redis, Timescale, Cassandra
  • Familiarity with Agile development using CI/CD tools such as GitLab/Jenkins/CircleCI
  • Background in electronic trading at a prop firm or hedge fund company


We offer a competitive package that includes attractive fringe benefits, based on candidate experience.

Please apply at our website:

Additional Information
Career Level
Not Specified
Not Specified
Years of Experience
Not Specified
Employment Type
Full Time, Permanent
Five-day work week, Medical insurance, Performance bonus
Company details

XY Capital is a proprietary trading firm based in Hong Kong. We are an electronic market maker which is specialized in matching buy and sell orders on equities in over 10 Asian countries, relying on our proprietary quantitative models and trading systems.We aim to make the financial markets more efficient with our growing presence in the Asian markets, leading to improved liquidity and reduced execution costs for investors.