• Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Credit Suisse -
  • 18 Aug 18

Omega Development Platform Lead - VP #115826

We Offer
A solid industry leading Advanced Execution Services trading platform called Omega.

Omega is a flexible, high throughput trading system at the core of Credit Suisse's US AES trading platform which manages and executes various trading algorithms for thousands of clients.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Work with a group of highly technical professionals to extend functionality and optimize performance of Omega.
  • This group is one of the elite technology groups at CS that develops frameworks for the firm's top electronic trading platforms such as Omega and Crossfinder.
  • Incredible opportunity to enhance one's skills in messaging technologies and further learn the algorithmic trading environment on the street.
  • The opportunity to work closely with the business and firm COO's on broad based external client functionality and high profile compliance and SEC based items.
  • VP level opportunity.

You Offer
Required skills:

  • Proven track record designing and developing trading execution management systems (EMS) or high throughput, low fault tolerant messaging systems.
  • Expert-level C++, scripting (Perl or Python), networking/communication protocols (experience with messaging is a big plus) and multi-threading.
  • Ability to take responsibility and work independently in a high-pressure, time-critical environment.
  • Passion for technology, versatility.
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills.

Qualification skills:

  • Experience in developing algorithmic trading strategies.
  • Good understanding of common trading algorithms used by the street (e.g. VWAP, INLINE, etc.).
  • Effective communication skills with non-technical personnel.
  • Good knowledge of databases and SQL.


    • C++, STL, Boost, Linux, VWAP, SOR, Optimization, Scripting, OMS, EMS, Messaging.

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