KDB Developer - job id 34130

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KDB Developer

$108 - Per Hour IC - Self Incorporated or $96 w2


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Assigned To Be


(212) 616-4800


(212) 616-4800

A Contract position at a global financial services firm.

Pay Options: IC - Self Incorporated or w2.

Contact Assigned To Be. call (212)616-4800 / (212)616-4800 or email sans-all@sans.com with the Job Code AT34130 or Click the Apply Now button (Sorry, NO 3rd Party (Subcontract) or 1099 for this position!).

Location: Midtown NYC, Broadway.

Skills required for the position: KDB.

Optional (not required):PYTHON

Detailed Info: KDB Developer in Quantitative Investment Strategies Team Role Profile:

You will work on and be responsible for a large tick based KDB plant and associate access points/API for the various consumers, from quants, backtesting systems, to algo trading systems.

You will work on developing a new historical database for use by research and backtesting

You will be part of a global team of highly skilled developers

You will be able to provide input into the strategic direction for the team and provide key input in to design decisions

You will improve the system constantly to achieve stability and scale.

You will design and consult on q queries to achieve analytics objectives of the various clients.

You will partner with the local desk strategists to deliver a commercial platform, where reactivity will be key.

Development/Computing Environment: Desired Skills:

Strong experience in designing/building/maintaining KDB

Good team working

Exposure to Python and SQL

Knowledge of Java an advantage

Understanding of Equity Derivatives Products would be an advantage

Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills

Experience of working in an agile environment


The position offers competitive rate.

Job Id: 34130