Lead Quantitative Developer with Asset Management Firm in NYC
at Engage Partners, Inc.

Date Posted: 5/6/2019

Job Description

My client is looking to add a Quantitative Developer to their team.  Interested/qualified resumes to [Click Here To Join]

Must have experience with systematic back-testing, experience in the mid-frequency space, and strong C++ developmetn skills.


Lead Developer for a new team focusing on short term systematic futures, FX, and options strategies


Design, develop, and integrate modular system components for research, simulation, and real-time trading:
                Option pricing and Greek computation
                Signal and forecast computation
                Portfolio construction and optimization
                Order generation and handling
                Position, risk, and P&L services
                Efficient storage and access scheme for market and non-market data across all frequencies
                Compute cluster, high throughput research infrastructure
                Performance attribution and post-trade analytics
                Trading system robustness (automated reconciliation, limit enforcement, system-wide alerts and fuses)

Monitors, dashboards

Job Requirements

The position requires a highly skilled, passionate technologist with:
Strong quantitative skills
Strong communication skills
A Masters or PhD Degree in Computer Science or a quantitative discipline
At least 2 year experience in a quantitative options business (automated market making or volatility arbitrage)
Proven expertise with:
                Implementing systems for real-time option pricing, risk, and execution
                Implementing fully automated option delta hedging strategies

Implementing real-time forecast, alpha services
                Manipulating tick/microstructure level data
Ability to assess buy vs build tradeoffs and performance tradeoffs at all levels of the technology stack
Expertise in C++ or Java, Python
Domain knowledge of multiple product types preferred (options on futures, equity indices, ETFs, stocks, FX)               
Entrepreneurial mindset, desire to be a senior founding member of a dynamic investment team


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