Python Developer Position at High Frequency Trading Firm

Jun Jensen jjensen at
Tue Jan 3 17:17:03 EST 2012

Greetings Python Developers:

We are a high frequency trading (HFT) firm and we are seeking
accomplished python developers to join our team.  Here is the info:

Python Developer

About Us:

We are a cutting edge, high-frequency trading firm and global market
maker based in New York City. We live by technology, and continuous
optimization of systems, strategy, and workflow is our primary
objective. We offer a competitive salary and benefits (including free
lunch), as well as an engaging, casual, fun, and focused work
environment. We pride ourselves in the collaborative nature of the
firm, and we look for individuals who are driven and intellectually


We are looking for a candidate with a mix of strong python and
database skills. Initial tasks for this role will involve automation
and reporting of all accounting systems, including the ability to
trace orders throughout the system, trade reconciliation, as well as
build a framework for our risk analytics and settlement systems. There
will be ample opportunity for the role to become involved in all
aspects of our proprietary systems.

Qualifications include:

•	Extensive knowledge of Python; we use Python to run tests, generate
reports, develop simulations, GUI development etc.
•	Exposure to C/C++ development is a plus.
•	Experience developing in a Unix/Linux environment.
•	Familiarity with SQL/Postgres.
•	Experience working with large datasets.
•	Experience in financial services setting a big plus, but not
•	Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field.
•	Strong interpersonal skills a must.
•	Ability to work well in a dynamic and collaborative setting.

We are committed to finding the right people for the job. If you have
the skills and the desire to be part of a winning team, please submit
a resume with a plain text cover letter in your email to

We do not sponsor visas or support relocation. We are not a recruiting

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