New York, NY, United States of America
Posted on Jul 09 2018 (13 days ago)
We are looking for a senior algorithmic trading developer to assist one of our clients, a major European Corporate and Investment Bank with their Global Equity Algorithmic Trading team. This role involves retiring a long-standing cash equities algorithmic trading platform and replacing with a new market leading, proprietary Execution Management and Algorithmic Trading System to support the growth of the equities business.
Both the current and future platforms support Global trading with deployments in Europe, Asia and Americas running from a global shared code base. The Senior Lead Developer Consultant in New York will be the first in an eventual team of 4 people. The Existing Algo Container employs a multi-threaded Java based system which the bank has used to implement their algorithmic trading strategies. The Strategic architecture uses a Scala based proprietary trading platform to provide both Algorithmic Trading and electronic execution services to parts of the equities business. The role is New York based but may include opportunities for short trips overseas.
Essential duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Key team objectives for 2018 are:
Primary development language is Scala, also Unix / Shell script and possibility of exposure to KDB (q). Primary system interfaces are with Fidessa, Ullink, & KDB.
Skill Set Required:
Skill Set Desired/Ideal: