Location: New York, NY
Date Posted: 02-22-2017
Bring your rainbows, butterflies, and faerie dust to this fast-paced, dynamic, high profile team focused on building and supporting a COMPLEX global trading environment. 

You will: 
  • Monitor the health of the production trading system; diagnosing and fixing issues with intraday transactions and post-trade reconciliation
  • Configure and deploying changes to the trading system including new features and fixes
  • Work with peers to define and improve operational best practices
  • Create and improve operational tools for monitoring, deployment, and telemetry collection
  • Design and implement the architecture and support of our proprietary trading environment, including server, operating system, network, colocation site, and connectivity to a multitude of vendors and exchanges across three continents
  • Conduct research to identify the latest cutting edge computing, networking, and connectivity trends and developments to keep us at the forefront of the industry.
Requirements Include:
  • At minimum a bachelor’s degree in computer science or engineering from a top university.
  • A strong knowledge of network/connectivity and/or Linux server technologies, particularly as related to ultra-low latency design.
  • In-depth knowledge and experience with Bash shell scripting and use.
  • Comprehensive experience using “scripting” languages such as Python, Ruby and/or JavaScript) is required. In addition, some programming experience (Java, C, and/or C++) is beneficial.
Additional Skills Preferred:
  • Understanding of order lifecycle and market data concepts including order book management;
  • Familiar with relational database concepts and the ability to construct at least moderately complex SQL queries
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