Python Developer

  • Competitive
  • Greenwich, CT, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Interactive Brokers
  • 24 Apr 19

Python Developer

Job Description and Responsibilities

IBG LLC seeks a python developer to extend our growing market surveillance group. The successful candidate will help develop reports, interact with analysts to refine business requirements, and create infrastructure systems to supply business data to the market surveillance system.

  • Convert python scripts prepared by data scientists to production-grade reports
  • Build infrastructure services to support our market surveillance system
  • Resolve bugs by examining log output and testing
  • Use a git/gerrit workflow for code versioning and review
  • Participate in code reviews


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, or related degree
  • High attention to detail
  • 0-3 years of experience with linux operating systems
  • Understanding of databases and SQL
  • Experience with python as a primary language (non-scripting)
Preferred Requirements
  • Fluency in python with multiple years of professional experience
  • Knowledge of software design and experience in applying it to python projects
  • Ability to work independently
  • Experience with pandas/numpy/scipy
  • Experience with data engineering
  • Knowledge of finance
  • Knowledge of Oracle PL/SQL
  • Experience with elasticsearch/kafka
  • Understanding of RESTful APIs
  • Masters/PhD
  • Knowledge of Java or C++

Company Overview

Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (IEX: IBKR); is a direct access electronic broker catering to the needs of professional and frequent traders, institutional investors, financial advisors, and introducing brokers. Our clients have access to more than 120 market centers in 31 countries from a single account. We are the lowest cost provider of brokerage services and the largest U.S. electronic broker based on daily average revenue trades executing 950,000 trades per day.¹ Our employees are part of a dynamic, multinational, fast-paced, results-oriented team working to provide our customers with state-of-the-art trading technology, superior execution capabilities, worldwide electronic access, and sophisticated risk management tools.

¹Figures as of January 31, 2019