Associate Software Developer - MS082670 8/31/2016

Parallel Partners Great Neck, NY

Company
Parallel Partners
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
29378138
AJE Ref #
576044716
Location
Great Neck, NY
Job Type
Regular

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Keywords:

Great Neck NY Jobs, C++ Software Developer, C++, UNIX, Trading Algorithms, New York Recruiters, Information Technology Jobs, IT Jobs, New York Recruiting

Summary

Join a dynamic Algorithm development and support environment interfacing directly with clients. Company is looking for Software Developers to be a part of a rapidly evolving technology group supplying top quality solutions to a growing top tier Wall Street client base. Company's wide range of trading products, including Equities, Options, Futures, FX and more, offers numerous technical opportunities. Candidates must have a passion for learning and designing new technologies and methodologies quickly and employing them into deliverable solutions. Developers contribute to the full software cycle of design, development and support of new and existing software components.

Responsibilities:

-The candidate will be responsible to implement generic and custom trading algorithms like Multi Leg spreads, MxN baskets, Market Making Quoter, VWAP, Volume Participation, proprietary algorithms for various assets classes.

-Design and Development of Trading Strategies/Algorithms.

-Interact with clients and in-house subject matters experts for the specification of trading algorithms.

-Come up with designs those are not only high performance and latency sensitive but also as generic, scalable and customizable as possible.

-Implement the algorithms over the Server framework.

-Suggest improvements in the existing strategy API's in order to make strategies robust. Continue culture of striving to be the best!

-Enhance and support back-testing framework.

-Value teamwork! At the outset you will collaborate and work closely SMEs and seasoned team members to ensure quick and easy integration of new technology components.

-Create documentation for new and existing components.

-Perform developer testing for all software modifications.

-Work with QA to expand regression test plans for software modifications.

-Work closely with clients to keep them informed at all stages of the development life cycle, maintaining our best practices of client service.

-Support client upgrades and new installations as well as troubleshooting issues.

Qualifications:

-Degree in Computer Science or equivalent industry experience acceptable.

-Excellent C++ development skills are required.

-Experience in a UNIX environment.

-Knowledge or experience of trading algorithms like Pairs, Synthetic Spreads, Basket balancer or -Market Making would be a big plus.

-Experience with Big Data and/or Time Series databases will be useful.

-At least 3 years' work experience in software development.

-Excellent communication skills.

-Exceptional problem-solving skills.