Software / Data Engineer - VP/ED level Software / Data Engineer - VP/ED level …

Anson McCade
in Manhattan, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 30 Jun 20
Anson McCade
in Manhattan, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 30 Jun 20
Anson McCade
Software/Data Engineer - VP/ED level

NYC based

The team delivers digital products and services to their institutional clients. They design and build highly-scalable solutions allowing access to their content, data, analytics, risk and execution services. These solutions transform client experiences while generating new revenue streams and business models. Their strategic initiatives disrupt the status-quo by innovating new businesses that unlock the power of the firm for their clients.

This team of engineers, designers, product managers and salespeople collaborate to drive progress within digital finance. They surround ourselves with big thinkers who thrive on tackling fresh challenges and uniting around a common vision. They move fast, embrace change and welcome fresh perspectives. Help them build the future of finance while positioned at the center of global markets.

Strategists create cutting-edge models, pricers, analytics, data visualization and trading tools, for their external and internal clients. You are expected to develop an in-depth understanding of the financial terms, risk management and pricing of a wide range of products, models and asset classes offered by the firm. This presents a highly visible platform to use your skills and knowledge to make a direct impact to the firm's bottom line.

Responsibilities (varies by role):

  • Design and implement scalable APIs for financial terms modelling, modification and storage.
  • Build low latency, highly-scalable software and systems for pricing, risk models, quoting and analytics.
  • Partner with the trading desk to develop and implement quantitative, technological solutions as market and risk conditions change.
  • Collaborate efficiently within a diverse global team spanning multiple continents.
  • Increase client market share via innovative tools and data analytics.
  • Work in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment as a self-starter.
  • Client focus: think of APIs as a service and provide internal and external users with outstanding SLAs.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field: Mathematics, Finance, Computer Science, Physics, Engineering.
  • Knowledge about popular design patterns and algorithms.
  • Excellent programming skills in a major programming language.
  • Efficient and effective communication skills.
  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills.
  • In-depth knowledge of analytics, trading environment and risk management of at least one financial asset class.
  • Competence in statistics and linear algebra.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working with real-time systems.
  • Knowledge of more than one financial asset class.
  • Competence in stochastic processes.