Equities Front Office Developer

  • Competitive rates
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Contract, Full time
  • Capula Investment Management LLP
  • 18 Feb 19

Capula Investment Management LLP (“Capula”) is a global fixed income specialist firm headquartered in London with affiliated entities in Hong Kong, Tokyo and United States. Through a combination of global talent and advanced research and technology, Capula seeks to identify market opportunities in segments where it perceives the firm has a comparative competitive advantage. We are looking to add a talented individual to our USD desk based in London.

We are looking for an experienced Equities Front Office Developer on a contract basis to work with our highly successful Equity Trading desks, based in New York. You will be responsible for the following:

  • Taking ownership of existing processes and systems related to the Equity trading desks.
  •  Identifying new requirements as they arise, designing and implementing solutions, keeping constant communications with stakeholders.
  •  Coordination with other developers and consultants within the Capula network of offices as needed to ensure a consistent codebase.
  • Over time, develop an in-depth knowledge of Capula's technology stack.

Skills & Experience:

Technical skills:

  • C# full-stack experience – Server-side & UI (WPF) exposure required.
  • Python experience
  • Experience integrating Excel with technology infrastructure (ExcelDNA / PyXLL)
  • Experience developing on Microsoft SQL Server

Business skills:

  • Equities experience required
  • Knowledge of FIX protocol & exposure to OMS/EMS design & systems would be advantageous.

Other skills:

  • Solutions driven
  • Collegiate, collaborative approach 
  • Ability to communicate clearly with traders and other stakeholders.