Midtown NYC, Broadway
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 email@example.com with the Job Code DL30348 or Click the Apply Now button (Sorry, NO 1099 for this position!).
Skills required for the position: KDB.
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.
- 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