Sr. Market Data Engineer

  • Total comp range $250K-$400k (Base + Bonus)
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • IJC Associates, Inc
  • 07 Dec 18

Automate data collection processes and help design/monitor production systems Applying quantitative techniques to large-scale datasets Work with data feed handlers that connect to the exchanges.

Candidates should meet the following requirements:

  • Bachelor’s or advanced degree in a quantitative field and/or scientific discipline such as Mathematics, Economics, Physics, Computer Science or Electrical Engineering
  • Strong experience in C++, Python
  •  5-10 years exp in a similar role as a Market Data Engineer
  • Contribute to the software development lifecycle in a collaborative team environment, including design, implementation, testing, installation and support
  • Experience working with financial market data and quantitative analysis
  • Experience with real-time feeds and tick market data (such as Reuters TRTH/Elektron), in depth understanding of market structures
  • Experience in the Linux programming environment
  • Expertise with SQL and relational databases
  • Excellent problem solving and communication skills
  • Self-starter and work well in fast paced environment

Job Responsibilities include:

  • Automate data collection processes and help design/monitor production systems
  • Applying quantitative techniques to large-scale datasets
  • Work with data feed handlers that connect to the exchanges.
  • Design and implement systems that track and manage data availability, access and usage.
  • Work with trading/research departments in designing and implementing new data sets.