KDB Developer - job id 30348

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KDB Developer

Competitive Pay

Midtown NYC, Broadway

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David Leak


(646) 690-5124


(646) 690-5124

A Contract position at a preeminent global financial services firm.

Competitive Pay Pay Options: IC - Self Incorporated or w2 or 3rd Party (Subcontract).

Contact David Leak. call (212) 616-4800 ext.390 or email david@sans.com with the Job Code DL30348 or Click the Apply Now button (Sorry, NO 1099 for this position!).

Location: Midtown.

Skills required for the position: KDB.

Location: Midtown.

Detailed Info:

The Automated Risk Trading (ART) program is seeking an experienced KDB developer to help expand our equities trading tick plant infrastructure. This large-scale, multi-terabyte database supports our backtesting, simulation, general research and signal generation infrastructure, and is an essential part of our expanding universe of e-trading systems. This role will work closely with strats, trading, other IT teams and colleagues in NY & UK to design, develop, deploy and support our timeseries database. Candidates will be assessed on their depth of database architecture and KDB/Q knowledge and (where applicable) equities product & markets knowledge.

Development/Computing Environment:

Must have:

- Recent experience with KDB 2.x or higher in a production environment

- Experience building & maintaining large-scale KDB ticker plants

- Strong business communication skills

Nice to have:

- KDB 3.x

- Equity product knowledge

- Front office / trading IT experience

- Systematic trading experience

The position offers competitive rate.

Job Id: 30348