Madrid based algorithmic quant firm made up of quant developers and traders is looking to hire an experienced programmer for electronic trade execution and big data engineering . They trade market neutral equity portfolios globally . As part of their daily job, they implement technologies and quantitative methods which allow them to understand better the drivers of asset returns.
Developing a big data infrastructure for managing trade and quote data
Managing and implementing execution strategies and simulations
Operating automated live trading
Experience in all of the following areas is a must:-
Implementation of highly reliable production code in Python, C# or Scala .
Familiarity with Linux
Experience in one or more of the following areas is a plus:
Hadoop, Spark, Spark Streaming, NoSQL, columnar databases
Cloud based infrastructures
The main programming language used in the firm for factor modelling and portfolio generation is Python and their distributed calculation engine runs on Linux.
Their 3rd party trade execution framework relies on C#, running on Windows.
The ideal candidate has a background in horizontally scalable big data technologies and has an intrinsic motivation towards working with an electronic trading infrastructure.
Operating a trading infrastructure requires accuracy and attention to detail.
The main language spoken at work is English and you will be required to submit a CV in English .
They will consider any candidate who can speak Spanish . You can be based in Spain or outside of Spain.
Please send a PDF CV to Sara Hunter at email@example.com
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