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Quantitative Software Developer

Summary

QS Investors Holdings, LLC seeks a Quantitative Software Developer in New York, NY to develop and support custom trading systems, and work closely with traders to ensure that systems are optimally designed to support all trading activities. Requirements: Master’s degree in Information System Management, Computer Science, or a related field or equivalent, plus two (2) years of experience performing real-time application development, performance tuning and unit testing. Prior experience must include two (2) years of performing parallel computing of large, distributed data sets within Big Data ecosystem; designing and building data pipelines for structured and unstructured data; working with Computer Network layers and protocols including TCP/ IP, UDP, FTP, SFTP, and messaging patterns and systems; collecting data from third party websites, APIs and web services in databases; performing data ETL for visualization and modeling; managing and validating complex datasets; working with SQL, Linux and shell scripting; designing new data models, stored procedures, functions, tables and schemas for business needs; utilizing XML as the data format and presentation layer of web technologies; coding in Java for multiple projects; compiling data reports for compliance, platform monitoring and data verification purposes; and coordinating with internal groups on code implementation, optimization and code releases. Send resumes to: Recruit@qsinvestors.com & indicate job code HS072017. NO CALLS PLEASE. EOE/M/F/D/V            

Key Responsibilities Include

Develop and support custom trading systems, and work closely with traders to ensure that systems are optimally designed to support all trading activities.

Qualifications

Master’s degree in Information System Management, Computer Science, or a related field or equivalent, plus two (2) years of experience performing real-time application development, performance tuning and unit testing. Prior experience must include two (2) years of performing parallel computing of large, distributed data sets within Big Data ecosystem; designing and building data pipelines for structured and unstructured data; working with Computer Network layers and protocols including TCP/ IP, UDP, FTP, SFTP, and messaging patterns and systems; collecting data from third party websites, APIs and web services in databases; performing data ETL for visualization and modeling; managing and validating complex datasets; working with SQL, Linux and shell scripting; designing new data models, stored procedures, functions, tables and schemas for business needs; utilizing XML as the data format and presentation layer of web technologies; coding in Java for multiple projects; compiling data reports for compliance, platform monitoring and data verification purposes; and coordinating with internal groups on code implementation, optimization and code releases.

Apply to This Position

You can send your cover letter and resume for consideration for this position to:

recruit@qsinvestors.com