US based hedge fund is a quantitative asset management firm founded in 2007 and currently has over 600 employees spread across more than 25 offices in 15 countries. US based hedge fund develop and deploy systematic financial strategies across a variety of asset classes in global markets, utilizing a proprietary research platform and risk management process. We seek to produce high-quality trading signals through our proprietary research platform to employ trading strategies focused on exploiting market inefficiencies. Our teams work collaboratively to drive the production of trading algorithm and financial strategies - the foundation of a sustainable, global trading platform.
Technologists research, design, code, test and deploy projects while working collaboratively with researchers and portfolio managers. Our environment is relaxed yet intellectually intense. Our teams are lean and agile, which means rapid prototyping of products with immediate user feedback. We seek people who think in code, aspire to solve undiscovered computer science challenges and are motivated by being around like-minded people.
This team is responsible for building and maintaining the data systems that fuel fund's trading algorithm. The successful candidate will be working on current and next-generation distributed systems that operate upon the production quantitative models that constitute the building blocks of our trading strategies.
L3 support of the existing backtesting platform:
- Root Cause Analysis
- Workaround Implementation
- Defects resolution
Have strong programming skills, especially in C/C++
Have significant experience in developing multithreading real-time applications on Linux/Unix platforms
Possess in-depth knowledge of network programming and distributed computing
Be familiar with scripting languages such as Python and Perl
Knowledge of simulator/trading systems is preferred
Experience in high frequency trading is a plus
Be intelligent with excellent problem solving abilities and attention to details
Be a good team player with a strong willingness to help others
Nice to have
Russian: C2 Proficient
English: B2 Upper Intermediate
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