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VP, Python Software Engineer / Top Tier Global Bank / $1.7M pa

  • Location: Hong Kong
  • Salary: HK$1500000 - HK$1700000 per annum per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 2 months ago

  • Sector: Business Transformation
  • Contact: Palm Soansa-ard
  • Expiry Date: 15 December 2022
  • Job Ref: JN -102022-474349

Our client, a Top Tier Global Bank, is currently looking for a VP, Python Software Engineer to work on projects focusing on Credit deliverables

  • Work with regional business and support partners to provide timely response to business production queries and outages
  • Lead development team to design and deliver software to fulfil requirement in global regulatory mandates
  • Coordinate with internal teams to understand user requirements and provide technical solutions
  • Provide guidance to regional team's best development practice and help advocating the bank's solution delivery methodology initiative
  • Reprogramming existing databases to improve functionality
  • Work with global team to architect strategic technology stack for Micro Trading Technology
  • Build up regional domain knowledge on risk technology infrastructure and build up development presence in the region


  • At least 8 years of experience in object-oriented development using Python and related frameworks
  • Deep understanding and multi-process architecture and the threading limitations of Python
  • Experience working with Traders, Desk Heads, Market Risk Managers, Finance, Quants and Model Validation teams
  • Skilled in developing and implementing algorithms to solve mathematical problems
  • Understand the importance to analyze problems quickly, provide feedback to relevant stakeholders and set expectations on remediation.
  • Strong mathematical and analytics skills
  • Knowledge of financial derivatives and capital markets is a plus
  • Good communication, collaboration and people management skills

Argyll Scott Asia is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.