Quantitative Developer

Confidential Company  •  New York, NY and 2 other locations

5 - 7 years experience  •  Staffing & Recruiting

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/29/17 by Radhika Arora
Confidential Company
New York, NY
5 - 7 years experience
Staffing & Recruiting
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/29/17 Radhika Arora

The simulator is used by both researchers to develop alphas and portfolio managers to build strategies and run them in live trading. 


  • Design, develop, maintain, and test new features for the simulator system
  • Gather and analyze requirements from portfolio managers and researchers
  • Research and evaluate new technologies that can be used to improve the system’s performance and/or enhance functionalities
  • Create and maintain technical documentation
  • Work with users to provide assistance and solve specific problems with the simulator
  • Provide user education and training


  • Have strong programming skills, especially in C/C++
  • Have significant experience in developing multithreading real-time applications on Linux/Unix platforms
  • Possess in-depth knowledge of network programming and distributed computing
  • Be familiar with scriptinglanguages such as Python and Perl
  • Knowledge of simulator/trading systems is preferred
  • Experience in high frequency trading is a plus
  • Be intelligent with excellent problem solving abilities and attention to details
  • Be a good team player with a strong willingness to help others
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