C#/WPF (Hedge Fund Trading Systems)

  • 155000 + bonus
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Oakridge Staffing
  • 13 Jan 17

Design and develop distributed quantitative analytics software and risk simulation models for Credit, Market and Wholesale Risk-Provide end-to-end model validation and application platform integration testing-Implement new regulatory analytics.



C# developer with WPF experience, strong XAML expertise in a .Net4+ environment
WPF component design
DevExpress or other component framework expertise
UI and UX design, with an eye for GUI aesthetics
Should have knowledge of Prism or other frameworks
Implementation of front end applications to facilitate trading, risk management, compliance and other business activities.
Participate in the testing and assessment of existing and new technology components and systems.


Required Skills:

Skills in both structural and OO programming in C#: concepts, data structures, patterns, multithreaded programming, IPC

Advanced knowledge of at least one additional programming language, besides C# (e.g. C++, Java)
Good knowledge of communication protocol fundamentals (e.g. protocol buffers over TCP/IP)
Knowledge of databases: relational, time-series
Ability to recognize critical production and client-facing issues, and prioritize them
Ability to communicate at all levels within IT and the various Business Units
Ability to work independently and within a team, own issues and solve them

Desirable Skills:

Finance background in either Fixed Income or Equities within a trading environment

Strong mathematical skills