R&D Intern: Drive Research And Innovation In Next Generation Consumer Investment Technology | FinFabrik

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R&D Intern: Drive Research And Innovation In Next Generation Consumer Investment Technology Wanted


Hong Kong

Strategy & Planning

starting date : 2017-08-01

FinFabrik can provide a visa.


Are you ready to take on an exciting opportunity to help shaping capital markets technology and change the way systems help retail traders take better investment decisions? FinFabrik is offering that, plus excellent growth opportunities and a flexible setup.
  • Research & Development focus with entrepreneurial spirit
  • Define data analytics driven product features for our core product
  • Highly dynamic early-stage company and environment
  • Ambitious, informal team and flexible work setup


Our venture

FinFabrik is a Financial Technology Solutions Builder based in Hong Kong, focused on capital markets tech. We develop platforms that our corporate clients use to bring investment services such as retail brokerage to their customers and to engage in technology-driven capital market activities. FinFabrik builds the solutions for a FinServ future that will be digital and highly automated, focused on user experience.
The FinFabrik team is at the core of our journey - a diverse group of people propelled by curiosity, a drive to create and the enthusiasm to learn every day. Together, we think and debate, we work hard, we laugh a lot and celebrate success.


The product and services

Your work will start with our core product: BrokerFabrik, a next-generation online platform that Financial Institutions use to offer trading services to their customers. The platform is built from the ground up with state-of-the-art design principles, technologies and engineering practices. We want to offer our ultimate users an outstanding investment experience by applying data analytics that drive trading information and support – ultimately making our end users better investors with the help of artificial intelligence.


Your position and what you will add

You will be an ambitious individual and team player who aims to learn and contribute to the financial services industry. You will be working in the R&D activities of the company, including patent search, technology surveillance, writing of R&D project proposals and intermediate reports, user and competitor analysis, and contribution to the whole process of innovation management of our suite of products. As such you will be part of our Product Management team.

You will be playing an active part of a fast-paced, pragmatic and collaborative environment and a diverse group of people working in different setups and locations. will be interacting with our colleagues ranging from product management, engineering to commercial and advisory functions.

We expect from each other highest quality work, adaptive thinking, the ambition to have an impact, contrarian views and to boldly push into unknown territory while maintaining vision and responsibility.


Ideal skills and experience profile

If you are not a perfect match with the skills laid out below but think you would add to our team, please let us know why.


  • Prior work experience in but not limited to research, product development, innovation
  • Hands on computer and research experience, including running A/B testing, user interviews, competitor intelligence
  • Experience in data analytics and related fields is a plus
  • Experience in financial services industry such as banking, brokerage is a plus
  • Graduate degree in Business, Finance, Economics or Science discipline is preferred
  • Fluency in English, knowledge of Chinese or any other Asian language will be an asset



  • Outstanding structured lateral thinking is a requirement – identifying the most relevant information and patterns in large datasets and market information is important in this role
  • Strong documentation skills; ability to convey key information via written reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals or in presentation settings
  • Seasoned communicator who can liaise with stakeholders at all levels
  • Resourceful, high energy level, resilient, getting things done and have an eye for detail


Equity part is negotiable.

Salary range / month :  HK$ 20k-40k

Created on: 2017/07/17

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