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    Chi-Tech Philippines is one of the technology services units of Chi-X Asia Pacific and a milestone for the industry in the Philippines: it is the first office in the country to focus on the development of a high performance trading platform. Our priority is to find and retain the best talent not only in the country but also in the region. We thus offer a competitive benefits and perks package that emphasizes merit-based recognition, transparent career pathing, and professional development. We want you to be free to focus on innovating for the world’s financial markets.
These are just some of our perks.

Competitive Compensation

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Current Openings
Qualifications:
  • Graduate of Engineering or Computer Studies course
  • Application Development exposure with Java/JVM based languages
  • At least one scripting language like Perl, Python, Java, or bash
  • Strong analytical thinking with a strong drive to automate and develop outcomes
  • Excellent team player and understands the concept of One Team
Job Description:
  • Facilitates day-to-day support of Group affiliates in Tokyo and Sydney
  • Supports the trading systems operations by ensuring scheduled jobs are done on time every time
  • Drives improvement in monitoring and alerting
  • Performs initial triage of incidents and looks for long term solutions
  • Analyzes infrastructure capacity and performance and makes sound recommendations
  • Works with market centers to troubleshoot and tune environments
Send your CV with a short cover letter to ph.hr@chi-x.com

Qualifications:

  • At least 10 years of experience in supporting UNIX based high-performance and mission-critical distributed applications
  • Experience in setting up and supporting tools for UNIX based applications
    • Experience in UNIX application failover technology is necessary
    • Experience in Docker and Kubernetes desirable
    • Knowledgeable in virtualization and containerization technologies enough to provide an expert recommendation for large distributed system rollout
  • Experience in Linux, UNIX scripting languages and expressions is a must
    • Experience in RHEL 6 and up, CentOS 6 and up, and VMware ESXi
    • Expert in shell (BASH) scripting; Python a plus
    • A holder of a current RHCE, LFIC, or LPI certification a plus
  • Experience in setting up networking technologies (10GB Network, L2/L3 switches, LAN/WAN protocols); CCNP certification is strongly preferred
  • Understands high frequency trading infrastructure
  • Experience in qualifying and testing new technologies
  • Experience in standards used in financial systems such as FIX, ITCH, and OUCH is a plus
  • Exposure to cloud services such as AWS and GCP a plus
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Project Management experience
  • DevOps exposure a plus
Job Description:
  • Work with different teams to define and implement the next generation infrastructure architecture, tools and processes
    • Support a large scale, distributed application deployment
    • Ensure integrity and stability of the production environment by reviewing changes applied
  • Hands-on technical leader who does not hesitate to do the dirty work when necessary
  • Understand general application architecture, requirements and be able to translate into standard operating procedures
    • Define and enforce productions application control procedures
    • Define and enforce checks/tools/documents for service desk
*Send your CV with a short cover letter to ph.hr@chi-x.com

Requirements:

  • At least 5 years of working experience managing at least four software developers with varying degrees of experience
  • At least one year of working experience working with international clients
  • At least five years combined experience as a developer contributor (not manager) in at least five of the following fields:
    • Real-time application programming
    • Shell scripting for cron jobs, application wrappers and utilities o Network programming o Linux IPC
    • Thread management
    • Large data set processing and reporting using SQL or big data implementations
    • High-performance computing (four to five digit TPS) o Low-latency computing (sub-millisecond processing)
  • At least five years combined experience as a developer contributor (not manager) using the following technologies:
    • Java SE 7 or higher (EE doesn’t count)
    • MySQL 5.5 or higher
    • o Bash scripting and Linux navigation
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multitasking skills
  • Excellent command of the English language in a corporate setting, both verbal and written
  • Basic knowledge of stock markets, electronic trading and financial instruments
  • Highly analytical and disciplined in problem-solving
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Physics, Mathematics or related
Nice-to-Haves:
  • Work experience from an international financial trading/investment company
  • Work experience with best execution routing
  • Background in quantitative data analysis
  • Background in technical analysis
  • Background in data science and machine learning
  • Project management training/certification
Responsibilities:
  • Line reporting to the head of product development
  • Line and administrative management of a lean team of software developers, which include hire-andfire, performance review, task delegation/assignment, task monitoring functions
  • Project management of a release cycle: responsible for planning, scoping, monitoring and reporting
  • Management of SDLC activities from requirements gathering & analysis, systems analysis & design, development and code review
  • Assist in the definition of requirements scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Create and execute delivery plans and revise as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements
  • Perform various methods of analysis that ties up system design and business requirements
  • Function as lead and/or senior developer for certain software projects
  • Perform code reviews and guide the team
  • Management of non-functional testing requirements including but not limited to unit testing, performance testing, and volume and load testing
  • Create and maintain comprehensive software release documentation
  • Coordinate with Quality Assurance team for software testing requirements
  • Coordinate with L2 support and provide assistance for production support escalations and investigations
  • Coordinate with Network Engineers, Systems Administrators for environment set-ups, capacity planning and other hardware and environment related requirements
  • Manage the relationship with the client and all stakeholders
  • Perform other related duties as assigned
*Send your CV with a short cover letter to ph.hr@chi-x.com

Qualifications:
  • At least 5 years of working experience in project management
  • With Japanese Language Skill Level of N1 or N2
  • Directly managed a team of 5 to 40 people
  • With experience in working with international clients
  • Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Superior analytical/problem solving skills
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multitasking skills
  • Technical Requirements:
    • application development with java/jvm based languages
    • scripting language like Perl/Python/java or bash
    • advanced Linux server experience
  • Experience in trading, stock market applications is a plus
  • Experience in management of low-latency projects/support is a plus
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) / PRINCE II certification is a plus
  • Bachelor's Degree in appropriate field of study or equivalent work experience
Job Description
  • Manage a project delivery team
  • Manage a project involving Japanese Stakeholders
  • Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
  • Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Ensure resource availability and allocation
  • Develop a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress and manage changes
  • Measure project performance using appropriate tools and techniques
  • Report and escalate to management as needed
  • Manage the relationship with the client and all stakeholders
  • Perform risk management to minimize project risks
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
  • Perform other related duties as assigned
*Send your CV with a short cover letter to ph.hr@chi-x.com
Qualifications:
  • Years of knowledge and experience in programming web applications
  • Proficient in HTML5, CSS3, Bootstrap, XML
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues
  • Solid knowledge and experiences in client-side scripting and JavaScript libraries and frameworks such as Node.js and React.js
  • Experience in Rest API, API Gateway
  • Proficient in setting up and configuring web application server (Apache or Nginx) in Linux platform
  • Proficient in SQL and preferrably using MySQL 8
  • Comfortable in using code versioning tools and repositories such as SVN/Git/Bitbucket
  • Knowledge in implementing web security best practices
  • Knowledge and experience in Apache Kafka is a plus
  • Knowledge in wireframing, mockup creation and use case diagramming
  • Basic knowledge of image authoring tools such as Photoshop or Gimp
  • A team player but can also work independently
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Multi-tasking and time-management skills, with the ability to prioritize tasks
Job Description:
  • Design, develop and ensure quality of browser-based web applications.
  • Reverse engineer existing systems’ functionalities, trace code and data flows and rebuild the application system with some improvements using a different technology stack
  • Build from the ground up browser based GUIs
  • Build from the ground up API solutions tying up data flow from GUI to databases and other orthogonal data sources
  • Analyze specifications, use-case diagrams, business requirements and other related artifacts
  • Write unit test scripts and conduct unit testing
  • Work within an agile/scrum product development lifecycle
  • Provide design-driven sprint estimates for project management and planning
  • Coordinate with QA analysts and testers and fix bugs raised for testing cycles
  • Document functional and interface specifications of the application system
  • Work within defined team processes using tools like jira, bitbucket, etc
*Send your CV with a short cover letter to ph.hr@chi-x.com
Qualifications:
  • Knowledge and experience in performing functional, regression, failover and certification tests
  • Knowledge and experience in data extraction and analysis from logs, databases (SQL/NoSQL), and other related software recording methods
  • Experience in creating and updating test execution reports both for project management and software development
  • Experience in software development lifecycle's QA phase: raise, investigate and track software defects
  • Experience in documenting test summary results both for technical and business audiences
  • Knowledge of professional software QA practices and the software development life cycle (agile and waterfall)
  • Proficient in testing and development methodologies and their interactions
  • Knowledge of Bash/Linux scripting and shell script CLI test execution
  • Proficient in SQL and preferably using MySQL 8
  • Knowledge of different application layer messaging protocols both raw and formatted - FIX, OUCH, ITCH is a plus
  • Hands-on experience with test case management tools - TestRail/Testlink/Jama is a plus
  • Hands-on experience with software version control applications
  • A team player but can also work independently
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Multi-tasking and time-management skills, with the ability to prioritize tasks
*Send your CV with a short cover letter to ph.hr@chi-x.com
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Strategy and Analysis
  • Identify problems and use critical and analytical thinking to find the right solutions taking into account business objectives and the future view of Chi-X Technology (Philippines) Inc.
  • Develop the concepts of corporate finance and capital markets needed to support Chi-X Technology (Philippines) Inc.
  • Analyze company performance and trends using workflow analysis and optimization, cash forecasts, management reports, revenue projections and PnLs
  • Build valuation knowledge to use technology to meet the objectives of Chi-X Technology (Philippines) Inc.
  • Provide insight on strategic direction of Chi-X Technology (Philippines) Inc.
  • Pull from background to understand objectives of the company shareholders and owner
  • Build historical knowledge of Chi-X Technology (Philippines) Inc.
  • Gain exposure to the full spectrum of capital market solutions and how they apply to specific client situations and changing market conditions
  • Keep abreast with the latest trends and news on Capital Markets and IT
Communication and Work Ethic
  • Exhibit high attention to detail and discipline to check work to produce error free and properly formatted work on a consistent basis
  • Exhibit strong work ethic and passion for excellence while conducting self in a professional manner
  • Assist in preparation of high quality presentation materials for use in stakeholder and board meetings covering topics such as strategic alternatives, capital markets activity and general corporate finance
  • Ability to excel in both team and self-directing settings
  • Collaborate regularly with executive management for strategic communication to the Board and shareholders
  • Assist with the day to day management of the project management office including review of status reports, following up on outstanding issues
  • Facilitate day to day support of Group affiliates in Tokyo and Sydney
MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS REQUIRED:
  • With a Bachelor’s degree in Applied Math, Economics, Finance with Computer Science or equivalent interest areas
  • With an above-average GPA
  • With leadership experience in community and/or sports
  • Strong analytical skills and good working knowledge of financial modeling and valuation
  • With high interest in capital markets and capital market technologies
  • Excellent presentation skills, both oral and written
*Send your CV with a short cover letter to ph.hr@chi-x.com
Skills/Qualifications:
  • Graduate of Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mathematics, Physics or other related science or engineering courses
  • Works well with a team
  • Capable of doing independent study and research
  • Highly analytical and scientifically curious
  • Scientifically methodical and disciplined in solving problems
  • Interested to learn hard-core software development
Responsibilities include the following:
  • Learn through both independent study and mentoring the following: software development processes, high-performance computing, securities trading, and finance
  • Learn through independent study and monitored courses the following languages/technologies: Java, MySQL, Linux, Python, ReactJS, Node.js and other as required
  • Develop enhancements to components of the trading system and its supporting applications
  • Provide last-level application support to day-to-day operations when needed
  • Perform various tests but not limited to unit testing¸ performance testing and functional testing to the trading system
  • Setup controlled environments of the trading system for development, testing, simulations and/or diagnostics
  • Submit and present reports of solutions, design notes, test results, findings and/or analysis during the course of software development, troubleshooting and/or diagnosis
  • Do ad-hoc research of solutions and technologies
*Send your CV with a short cover letter to ph.hr@chi-x.com