Financial Data Developer


Austin, TX

Industry: Financial Services


Less than 5 years

Posted 360 days ago

  by    Kyle Ramkissoon

Our goal is to hire the best and the brightest engineers. We value intellectual horsepower first and foremost, and people who demonstrate an exceptional talent. There is no roadmap to future success, so we need people who can help us create it. Our collective intelligence will drive us there.

The Role:

· Design and implement software to facilitate data integration with trading and simulating systems

· Adopt new technologies to improve existing frameworks of data flow and monitoring

· Work withTrading/Research departments in designing and implementing new data sets on premises and in the cloud.

· Implement and maintain software that interface with external vendors to bring in new data sets

· Implement the rules and procedures that ensure integrity in data sets

· Provide second level support to production support team regarding market data issues

· Collect and analyze statistics on market data applications and devise approaches to improve the relevant processes

· Design and implement systems that track and manage data availability, access and usage

What You’ll Bring:

· Degree in a quantitative or technical discipline from top university and strong academic scores

 · Interest in applying technology to real situations, comfortable working in a fast-paced environment, detail-oriented and capable of performing tasks under pressure

· Demonstrated experience with C++ or other object oriented languages

· Experience with scriptinglanguages such as Perl, Python, and shell scripting; Interface with database (such as MySQL)

· Possess strong trouble shooting and problem solving skills

· Ability to work independently and as member of a team

· Strong verbal and written communication skills

· Have experience working under Linux environment, familiar with Vim or Emacs for editing files under the command line

$90K - $150K
$90K - $150K base, bonus buyout bonus