Algorithmic Trading Support

  • 150,000-250,000
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Non-disclosed
  • 16 Apr 19

Work closely with Portfolio Managers, Traders, and Software Engineers to support and maintain the trading system Troubleshoot and monitor the trading platform Develop and understand the algorithmic trading systems Build scripts and reports necessary to diagnose and monitor the trading system

The group is responsible for building automated execution algorithms for all asset classes. This is a great opportunity to gain exposure to multiple asset classes (equity, futures and FX) in a highly dynamic team environment. 

•    Manage all day to day activity for trading platform
•    Prior experience supporting an electronic trading desk
•    Strong communications skills in both verbal and written form
•    Experience with Exchange connectivity protocols (FIX, OUCH, etc.)
•    Comfortable working in the Unix environment
•    Experience with Python, SQL, and Bash scripting
•    Programming experience with C++ is a plus
•    Ability to work independently as well as part of a team under pressure in a fast-paced and dynamic environment

B.S./M.S. degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, Engineering, or other quantitative discipline