• Permanent, Full time
  • Anson McCade
  • 2018-08-14
  • Chicago, IL, USA
  • Competitive
  • Full time

Quant Research Platform Engineer

This team develops and optimises the cloud and big data systems required to solve complex quantitative research problems at a global scale. My client is looking for an exceptional and innovative engineer to help build out their research platform. You will be moving massive quantitative workloads into a software-defined hybrid cloud which you will take part in creating. You will work very closely with developers and researchers to find step-functioning improvements in mission critical revenue-generating workloads.

 

Quant Research Platform Engineer

Chicago

 

 

This team develops and optimises the cloud and big data systems required to solve complex quantitative research problems at a global scale. My client is looking for an exceptional and innovative engineer to help build out their research platform.

 

You will be moving massive quantitative workloads into a software-defined hybrid cloud which you will take part in creating. You will work very closely with developers and researchers to find step-functioning improvements in mission critical revenue-generating workloads.


 

 

Skillset Requirements:

 

  • Masters degree or higher in a STEM field
  • 3+ years of experience in a DevOps/Site Reliability Engineer/Systems Engineer role
  • Your strongest language is one or more of C++, Java, Python, or Go
  • You understand how computers, software, and networks actually work. You leverage that knowledge to excel in the development and troubleshooting of complicated high-performance systems
  • Proven ability to collaborate across multiple groups and domains, in virtual global team environments, while delivering quality work on time
  • Demonstrated ability to automate and monitor complex environments coupled with mastery of the accompanying tooling

 

 

Additional Experience

 

  • Development and/or engineering experience in a high-performance finance environment such as a hedge fund, prop shop, or investment bank
  • Experience in large compute environments such as: high-performance compute (HPC) clusters, university or lab scientific grids, or hyper-growth Cloud deployments
  • Have managed sizable production workloads in one or more public cloud providers
  • Love the challenges and rewards associated with working on high-profile revenue-critical systems alongside committed and talented colleagues

 

 

 

If interested please send a copy of your CV to Amita.Patel@AnsonMcCade.com or call 020 7780 6700 for more information.

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