New systematic trading platform is seeking a top quant developer with strong programming and machine learning skill sets.
Large buy side firm has raised a new fund and is looking to hire a quant developer to support the build out of their new trading platform as well as assist in implementing and improving the systematic trading strategies. The candidate will work to direct resources, identify issues and write new code across front and back end system as well as perform research.
Candidates should hold a MS or Ph.D. in Computer Science or related and should have at least 2+ years of experience in big data environments either inside or outside of finance. Candidates should be very proficient in Python and C++, but also be familiar with a variety of new technologies. In addition, the candidate should be proficient in statistics (especially in Support Vector Machines and other related Machine Learning disciplines) and understand functional programming. Some finance experience is a plus.