- Salary + Bonuses
- Boston, MA, USA
- Permanent, Full time
- 30 Aug 17
Boston based quantitative hedge fund seeks to hire an experienced Software Engineer to help us develop and design our trading platform and operational infrastructure. We are looking for individuals with experience developing automated trading systems. You will work closely with the head of technology designing and developing our trading platform. The ideal candidate will have strong technical skills and experience designing and building multi-asset class trading systems.
Key skills and attributes:
- Strong knowledge of software design patterns and best practices.
Understanding of mission critical trading systems and operational systems
Knowledge of financial trading systems (Market Data, OMS/EMS, FIX feeds, and vendor APIs).
Experience with Python, c/c++ or Java.
Very strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
Demonstrated experience in successfully participating in a demanding and fast paced environment.
You will be joining a small team with a mandate to build out the trading and operational infrastructure to take the fund to the next level. Our current tech stack is Postgres, Python, Java and React. Part of your role will be to participate in determining the tech stack going forward as well as designing and developing key parts of the systems.
Feel free to show us any work that demonstrates your interests, e.g. code samples, academic publications, GitHub projects.
We are an investment management firm based in Boston, MA. The firm was founded in 2008 and specializes in investment strategies based on a data driven and quantitative research process. The firm is registered* with the SEC and NFA and currently manages two funds.