lead developer (fintech) <$100k in hong kong

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hong kong
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information technology
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6 years
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job description

about the company.
Our client is a well known Fintech company here in Hong Kong that has a regional footprint. The company is revolutionary in creating a wealth management platform which includes Robo advisory services that help customers make the best financial decisions. The platform is currently capable of generating advice in near real time, allowing users to quickly response to dynamic changes within the market.

about the job.
We are currently hiring a Lead Developer to head up the internal development team as well as to manage outsourced IT vendors in Hong Kong and other offices around the region. You will also be responsible for rebuilding and enhancing the current system so that the platform can be pushed out to multiple countries.

skills & experiences required.
The ideal candidate should have a strong background in programming (Java) as well as stake holder management. Knowledge of the Financial Planning domain is a plus, but not required. Candidates with a good knowledge/background mathematical modelling will have a definite advantage.

The current system is being built with the following technology stack:
The main calculation engine will be developed in Java and other modules will be developed in PHP.

Web servers

  • Apache
  • PHP
  • Composer (dependency management package for PHP)


  • Laravel
  • Database - - MySQL


  • HTML5 CSS3 (LESS CSS pre-processor)
  • Angular 5 RequireJS (library that helps load JavaScript resources on demand)
  • Java spring
  • Coding standards PSR1- (basic coding standards), and PSR2- (coding style guide)

If you are a passionate, innovative and all rounded individual who wants work on latest technologies and make a strong impact, please get in touch with us!

Candidates with less experience will also be considered for junior positions.

If interested or you have any potential candidates to refer us, please click the link above to apply or contact Nicole Yeung at 2232 3441 for a discussion.


Java, Math, Algorithm, GWT (Google Web Toolkit), JsInterop, CSS, HTML, JavaScript, Angular, React