• Permanent, Full time
  • Anson McCade
  • 2018-08-14
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Competitive
  • Full time

Trading Systems Engineer

My client is a top 10, high-frequency proprietary trading firm; seeing a Trading Systems Support Analyst to join their Product Engineering team. This team is responsible for providing ground-breaking, innovative processes and tools and for the operation of high-frequency trading platforms.

Trading Systems Engineer

New York

 

 

My client is a top 10, high-frequency proprietary trading firm; seeing a Trading Systems Support Analyst to join their Product Engineering team. This team is responsible for providing ground-breaking, innovative processes and tools and for the operation of high-frequency trading platforms.

 

The firms hold a very strong reputation in the industry, and are offering fantastic compensation packages as well as the opportunity to work with some top-class developers/engineers giving you the chance to take your career to the next step!

 

 

 

Main Responsibilities:

 

  • Managing the widely-deployed OMS and market data delivery systems involving every major electronic exchange and asset class
  • Communicating effectively with end users to understand their technical needs
  • Solving problems by providing level one and level two support for our production systems
  • Contributing to the design and implementation of the support system to enhance reliability and self-correction
  • Devising ways to architect and develop solutions
  • Monitoring and reporting on the status and health of our systems
  • Serving as the technical contact for brokers and exchanges

 

 

Qualifications:

 

  • At least 5 years of experience in the finance industry
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Computer Science or a related field
  • Strong scripting skills in Perl, Python, and Bash, or Shell
  • Knowledge of Linux
  • Knowledge of SQL and use of databases
  • Strong background in Java (a plus)
  • Strong problem-solving abilities
  • The ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Self-starter, able to take initiative, has the passion and drive to make a difference
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

 

 

 

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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