Equities KDB+/Q Developer

  • Competetive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Contract, Full time
  • Open Systems Technologies
  • 30 Oct 17 2017-10-30

Our client is a global financial services company and investment bank.  They are currently looking for an experienced Q/KDB+ programmer to join their operation in New York, developing the next generation of high-throughput/low-latency trading applications.


  • Develop application software according to translated business specs
  • Integrate components into production environments following testing phase
  • Produce scalable, efficient code.
  • Solve problems arising from the nature of high-frequency trading
  • Contribute to the direction and effectiveness of the trading platform, suggesting improvements, solving bottlenecks and leading by excellence.


  • An excellent level in Q, used to building significant KDB+ environments
  • Familiar with Unix/Linux environment development
  • Strong level of Java SE (EE module knowledge is an advantage)
  • Strong market knowledge of equities and trading world