Trading Operations and Development Professional

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Job Identification Number: 109

Location: New York, NY

Job Type: Direct Hire

Job Category: Financial Services

Qualified candidates, please attach resume when applying.


Our client, a financial services firm, is seeking a Trading Operations and Development Professional in their NYC office. The ideal candidate should possess strong programming skills with an emphasis on writing clear, concise, and maintainable code and have a high level of proficiency in Python (Java, JavaScript, BASH, or C++ is a plus).

Primary Responsibilities:

The Treading Operations and Development Professional will create and maintain a powerful and robust trading system including configuring, monitoring, developing, and optimizing the firm’s trading execution, risk monitoring, and accounting systems. This role will work closely with global team members to build and enhance the firm’s trading process while overseeing the entire trading cycle, including monitoring trading activity, reconciliation, and other production system processes.

Qualifications and Requirements:

The right candidate will have a degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Finance, Statistics, Mathematics, or related area with 2+ years of experience at a Hedge Fund, Asset Management or Proprietary Trading firm. You should have experience developing position servers, price servers, reconciliation processes, or trade record keeping systems with the ability to follow the application development best practices with regards to component design, unit testing, error handling, and logging.