Software Engineer C++ Java Python

  • $ 250K+
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Maven
  • 23 Sep 16

New York head quartered multi- billion dollar quantitative trading hedge fund has a number of openings for talented software engineers to join its core engineering team.

Software Engineer ( Generalist Track) Quantitative Trading Hedge Fund $250K+

Despite being a leader in quantitative trading, the firm really considers itself first and foremost a technology firm. Technology and the analysis of data are at the very crux of their investment process and success. Thus, software engineers excited by a long term career in solving a blend of engineering and data problems as applied to trading the financial markets will be best suited (and happiest) at this firm.

Depending on your skills, interests and experience, you will have the opportunity to work on a variety of challenging projects and or become a specialist in one are or more. The firm has always taken a pragmatic, talent driven and long term approach to hiring engineers.

Typically, the interview process tends to provide the greatest input in determining the most suitable and precise nature of the immediate and long term role for newly joining engineer.

So if you would like to explore a software engineering role with a leading quantitative trading hedge fund, this would present a good opportunity to do so.

Minimum requirements:

• Strong academic background in Computer Science (B.S., M.S and or PhD) • 2-5 years industry experience as a software engineer.

• Finance domain experience is not required. Many of the core engineering team is made of x-Googlers, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter etc.

• Exceptional programming skills in one or more of C++, Java or Python.

• Experience in one or more of data structures, algorithms, distributed computing, clud computing, kernel development.