Our client is a global financial services leader undergoing tremendous growth. They have a unique opportunity for an outstanding candidate to join an agile team delivering client-facing, high-availability low-latency trading algorithms. This person is responsible for product development and support.
Hands-on design and development of global equity trading algorithm suite including the trading strategies, low latency order management, order handling interfaces, rules engines, messaging layers and other frameworks and utility services
Develop innovative solutions in a strategic, practical way.
Keep current with industry trends and incorporates emerging best practices into everyday work.
Proven track record designing, developing and implementing sell-side trading algorithms such as VWAP, POV etc., as well as equity trading market tactics.
The ideal candidate has had 5+ years of design and development experience within an equity trading desk's algorithmic development group.
Knowledge of financial markets and regulatory matters (Reg NMS, ISO orders, dark pools, liquidity finding, venue heat maps, historical profile, etc.) in the US and/or other global markets.
Extensive knowledge of real-time algorithmic trading systems.
Expert proficiency with computer technologies including Java, Linux, and OO Design.
Strong multithreaded and network programming experience.
Experience in Agile Methodologies.
Experience with low latency messaging products, such as Solace and 29West.
Knowledge of event-driven (pub/sub) programming models.