Salary/Package: Extremely Competitive
Location: New York and London
Job Type: Permanent

This firm is one of the World’s most recognisable high speed computerized trading hedge funds.  Established in the 1990´s and employing approximately 500 staff, this firm is recognised as an innovator and a leader in the field of high frequency trading, and trade multiple asset classes on over 100 venues worldwide from New York, London and Singapore offices. They operate a trading team approach with core interests in high performance, high frequency trading and technology, within small but dynamic teams of experts.

PREFERRED SKILLS AND ABILITIES
  • Minimum 2+ years’ experience in a High Frequency Trading environment.
  • Focused on automation, with ownership over multiple components of the software stack (i.e. market data, strategy development, risk management, order entry)
  • Expertise and mastery in C++11 (experience in either C# or Java a plus)
  • Working knowledge of Linux
  • Familiarity with statistical methods and machine learning
  • Strong knowledge of FX, futures, fixed income and/or equities markets
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Design, implement, test, and deploy real-time trading systems
  • Code and integrate alpha trading models
  • Develop tools to monitor, analyze, and further automate existing trading processes
  • Measure and optimize software, hardware, and network performance
  • Monitor live trading systems and be able to intervene when necessary 

Relocation is available for exceptional candidates.