Web Developer - Hedge Fund (JavaScript)

  • Up to $200k DOE
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Caspian One Recruitment Solutions
  • 13 Jan 17

This New York City-based hedge fund uses a variety of technological methods for its trading strategies- included but not limited to artificial intelligence, machine learning, and distributed computing.

This is an opportunity to partner with a range of engineers in one of the best work environments in NY. You will be building highly scalable, multi-server, multi-database applications that drive quantitative models across the organisation. 

This is a brand new project with a lot of technical freedom as the technologies to be used have yet to be identified with the team welcome to suggestion. Along the way, you will learn from some of the smartest technical minds, and learn the best practices in Artificial Intelligence and Data Science, working with over 20 million Gigabytes of Data.



·         Pure JavaScript – minimum 3 years

·         CSS3/HTML5

·         Front-end frameworks like Google Closure, Twitter Bootstrap, MooTools or Dojo

·         Experience with Highly scalable frameworks

·         Passion for real-time web applications – on both front-end and back-end components.

·         RabbitMQ, Caching and distributed computing all nice to have

·         Java, Scala, Groovy, C or C++ - all nice to have


What you'll also bring

·         Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science

·         A love of problem solving

·         A deep understanding of Comp Science fundamentals including Data Structures, Algorithms, Multithreading and Distributed Systems.


Ryan Hughes

Recruitment Consultant @ Caspian One

Cell: (646) 568 5546

Email: ryan.hughes@caspianone.com


Key Benefits: Strong bonus, unbeatable healthcare, onsite Gym, Electronics labs, snacks, Casual Dress code, regular Hackathons


Keywords: JavaScript, React, Node, Distributed Systems, AI, Artificial Intelligence, Scalable, RabbitMQ, Web 2.0