Trade Floor Apps/Systems Automation Engineer - job id 33209

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Trade Floor Apps/Systems Automation Engineer

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Midtown NYC, Broadway

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David Leak


(646) 690-5124


(646) 690-5124


Trade Floor Automation Engineer

Full Time Contract Position (W2 & IC Hires Approved)

Not accepting 3rd Party / 3rd Layer, Consulting or Staffing Agencies

New York City, NY (Midtown-West) Location

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We're looking for an experienced automation engineer to work closely with a front office equity team to streamline processes for traders, quants and the strats team. This person will be stationed on the trade-floor along side the tech team, business units, traders, brokers, quants and strats. It's a large, energetic, high-impact, high-stress, fast-paced and demanding environment so the person in this role must get things done yesterday in a precise, maticulous manner.

The consultant will be using Python/Perl, SQL, FTP, and Preforce daily to automate, re-design scripts for systems and application which sit on a Java based platform, on the fly. S/he will also be responsible for data processing and analysis, source control changes, and app/system migrations when necessary.

Must possess at least two years of experience in each of the following areas:

  • Bachelor's degree majoring in Computer Science / Math / Engineering or related fields

  • System & Application Automation Engineering

  • Scripting with Python, Perl, and SQL

  • Configure, Deploy, Migrations, Setups, etc using FTP

  • Source Control using Perforce

  • Working on a Unix/Java platform, some java coding and Unix/shell scripting is preferred

  • Experience working in a Trade Floor environment

  • Good communication skills, self-starter, detail oriented

  • Some basic knowledge of Equities Trading / Strats is preferred

If you're qualified and interested in this unique opportunity and you'd like to learn more please contact me now.

David Leak - 646-690-5124 -

Recruitment Specialist - SANS Consulting Services Inc.

Job Id: 33209