• Permanent, Full time
  • Anson McCade
  • 2018-07-19
  • Singapore
  • Competitive
  • Full time

Core Strat Developer

Responsibilities Core Strats play a significant and important role in using state-of-the art technology to design and build strategic in-house capabilities supporting  Research (e.g. Backtest engine)  Production (which spans from data ingestion, management to signal generation and portfolio construction)  Execution (e.g rebalancing, order generation) and  Analytics (e.g. Portfolio Management & Visualizations framework) Given the strategic and proprietary nature of the components built, Core Strats also maintain and ensure smooth operation of the components built.

Core Strat Developer

Singapore

 

Responsibilities


Core Strats play a significant and important role in using state-of-the art technology to design and build strategic in-house capabilities supporting
 Research (e.g. Backtest engine)
 Production (which spans from data ingestion, management to signal generation and portfolio construction)
 Execution (e.g rebalancing, order generation) and
 Analytics (e.g. Portfolio Management & Visualizations framework)
Given the strategic and proprietary nature of the components built, Core Strats also maintain and ensure smooth operation of the components built.

 

Requirements


 Possesses Computer Science or Computer Engineering Background, with an understanding of statistics and Machine Learning
 Proficiency in the following programming languages - R, Python, Java, SQL
 Passionate in using technology and science to build the next-generation platforms
Candidates with knowledge or experiences in the following areas will have an edge:
 Prior experience in designing and engineering financial platforms
 Knowledge in Financial investment instruments such as Fixed Income, Equities, FX and Commodities
 Good understanding and practical experiences in distributed processing (e.g. Apache SPARK), grid or gpu computing
 Experiences in building event driven systems
 Elastic Search
 NOSQL: Document databases (MongoDB), Graph Database (Neo4J) and columnar database (e.g HBASE)
 Web UI development, React.js

 

To thrive in this role, candidates should have the following qualities:


 Ability to work in a dynamic environment and to deliver results extremely quickly
 Ability to solve problems and to articulate ideas well to stakeholders and management
 An excellent team player with a collaborative mind set

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