Quant Trading Middle Office, Analyst/Associate/Director



hong kong
Posted on Monday, July 24, 2023
The Quant Trading team is responsible for executing trades and managing risks associated with derivative products, such as options, futures, and swaps. The team develops and implement trading strategies to support the quantitative trading team in making informed decisions in fast-paced and complex trading environments.
About the role:
As a core member of the Quantitative Trading Middle Office team, you will take ownership and contribute to the development and execution of our Trading operations, executing and improving the daily workflows to support the growth of our Trading business.


  • Perform trade bookings and post-trade processes including position and balance reconciliations and settlement checks, processing of options and futures expiry and fee bookings
  • Build tools such as scripts and dashboards to monitor trading activities, positions and balances to ensure accuracy of trading P&L, risk exposure and funding balance at all times
  • Analyze and optimize funding usage to improve P&L
  • Drive automation projects, working with traders and developers using Python and SQL, to improve process efficiencies and controls
  • Systematically analyze large amounts of data to review and update parameterization and improve trading system controls
  • Troubleshoot operational bottlenecks, delays, and other problems presented throughout the trade life cycle
  • Design SOPs and implement process controls to support new business initiatives, collaborating across divisions
  • Prepare trading performance reports and analyses for senior management


  • Graduated from a quantitative discipline (Finance, Statistics, Financial Engineering, or related discipline), with professional qualification such as CPA and FRM an added advantage
  • Have prior working experience on the Trading floor or in relevant functions such as Model Valuation, Risk, Product Control or Middle Office in a financial services or crypto trading firm
  • Have knowledge in SQL and Python and an interest to expand your technical skills
  • Logical with strong analytical skills, detailed oriented with a high degree of accuracy while able to grasp the big picture
  • A self-starter, able to work independently as well as collaborate effectively across teams
  • A product owner, results oriented, think outside of the box and can deliver under pressure
  • Thrive to work in a dynamic environment, passionate about cryptocurrency and blockchain