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Market making operations engineer
Ref No.: 12-00070
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Experience Level: 3 Years
Start Date: 02/15/2012
 We are seeking a talented individual for a hands-on technical role running the day-to-day operation of our high frequency trading system. In this role, you will be responsible for the system¿s interface with multiple public markets. You will identify and diagnose production issues, collect metrics to evaluate risk, work closely with developers and traders to architect system improvements, and provide critical feedback to the development team, defining the vision for improving system operation over time.

The ideal candidate will have experience working in a Linux environment, authoring scripts in Bash, Perl,or Python, and using these tools to investigate issues with production code written in Java or C. Candidates should also understand the software life cycle. Knowledge of, or a keen interest in, finance is required, and familiarity with FIX, Networking, and SQL is a plus.