KBD+ / Q Developer


New York, NY

Industry: IT Consulting/Services


Less than 5 years

Posted 187 days ago

  by    Radhika Arora

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Our client is a global financial services company and investment bank. They are looking for a strong KDB+/Q developer to work in their New York offices, joining an existing development team and contributing to the next generation of equities trading software.


  • Participate in translating business requirements
  • Develop software components
  • Test and integrate secure components into a larger, complex codebase
  • Produce scalable code able to handle low-latency, high-throughput demands
  • Solve problems from performance bottlenecks, to improved user analytics, to scalability issues


  • Strong Q developer
  • Experience (2+ years) developed KDB+ systems in complicated architecture
  • Bachelor’s in IT, CS, MIS or similar
  • Familiar with Unix/Linux development environments
  • Knowledge of Core Java is necessary due to some of the software components
  • A strong knowledge of electronic trading and the financial environment

$130K - $160K