Current Priorities
  • Algorithmic Research - Ph.D. Quant $250,000-$350,000 DOE Join a team of Ph.D. Quants who perform statistical, information theoretic, and algorithmic research as well as engineer the computational infrastructure of a quantitative hedge fund.  Our client seeks a highly skilled researcher interested in applying advanced mathematical modeling techniques to trading in world financial markets.   more →
  • Manager Trading Analytics Competivie

    Connecticut hedge fund is seeking an experienced Manager to lead their analytics trading group’s renovation program of business workflows & technology.  Shape, lead, and realize a vision for analytical enablement with focus on enhancing and accelerating firm’s investment logic.   Help define the strategic goals for the business, driving stakeholder visualization, and leading the effort to realize the envisioned future state.  An understanding of markets, instruments, data science, and analytics as applied to trade execution decisioning is crucial. 

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  • Python Developer, Low Latency Trading $275,000 DOE NYC trading firm is looking to hire a talented Python developer to join their front office group, designing, building and supporting a bespoke trading system for low latency trading of options, futures and equities across multiple countries and exchanges. Work with quants, traders and other developers to build, maintain, test and execute sophisticated trading models and strategies, and to build new functionality into their system more →
  • Trading Systems Engineer / Architect $275,000-425,000 HRG on behalf of a leading Chicago trading firm, is seeking a driven, highly experienced systems engineer/architect to help build and support the technical infrastructure that underlies firm’s proprietary trading applications. Candidate will be responsible for high-level design of trading systems architecture, in-depth performance analysis and troubleshooting, and planning and deployment of new installations for their trading infrastructure.  Strong analytical and creative skills as well as in-depth knowledge of operating systems, scripting, and network are requisite. more →
  • Front-End Developer, Derivatives Applications $150,000-$250,000 DOE Global financial entity is seeking an experienced front end developer to play a leading role in the design and implementation of company’s  next generation platform, utilizing a service oriented architecture and a template-based UI infrastructure.  The successful candidate will be responsible for all stages of the product development including requirements gathering, prototyping, design, implementation, testing, and deployment. more →
  • Sr. Business Analyst Competivie

    Connecticut based hedge fund is seeking a Senior Business Analyst with a good understanding of capital markets and technology to work on projects from inception/visioning, road-mapping through complete project execution.  Position calls for an exceptional self-starter who thrives on challenges, is a problem solver and is extremely focused and goal oriented.

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  • Data Scientist $150,000-$250,000

    Work with research and trading personnel to identify, validate, and procure new data sets; Understand data and vendor biases and create historic and real-time validation and cleaning procedures to guarantee data integrity; Design and build fault-tolerant data storage processes and fast access tools; Compare similar sources of data and identify preferred vendor or create cross-vendor solution

     

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  • Technical Engineering Manager Competivie

    Stamford, CT based hedge fund has a unique opportunity for a strong Technical Engineering Manager to  head the solution implementation and integration evolution of firms’ technology units through  inception to custom application development, from concept to reality.  This is a high visibility role orchestrating a powerful mix of far-reaching strategy and practical operations to firm’s next technical tier.

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  • C++ (C++11) Developer, Algo Trading to $350,000 DOE NYC trading firm is seeking an experienced C++ Developer to join their small front office group, designing, building and supporting a bespoke trading system for low latency trading of options, futures and equities across multiple countries and exchanges.  Work closely with quants and traders to use these libraries and systems to build, maintain, test and execute sophisticated trading models and strategies.  Keep up with this fast-paced team managing multiple releases per week. Design features with care, write unit tests and integration tests and do code reviews for every change. Team’s goal is to build a fast, robust, and stable distributed system that is easy to use and easy to maintain. more →
  • Senior Java Developer $275,000-400,000 DOE Jersey City financial firm has an immediate need for a  Sr. Java Developer with 3+ years’ experience as an exceptional trading systems developer.  They are seeking a driven, technically-savvy team player to focus on developing world class software.  Candidate will be responsible for ATS architecture and core application development as well as driving continued performance improvements.  Strong analytical and creative skills as well as strong working knowledge of operating systems, scripting, and IP networks are a must. more →
  • Senior Network Engineer, Trading Applications $300,000 - $350,000 Top Tier proprietary electronic trading firm is seeking an exceptional Network Specialist to join their team focused on designing, developing, and maintaining networks.  Responsibilities involve building and supporting optimized network infrastructure, evaluating new technologies, short and long term project work, and continually driving improvements in network performance to support our trading platforms. more →
  • Trading Teams 250K-5M High % split of P&L Build and manage a profitable trading desk on a top tier ultra high frequency trading infrastructure in any asset class.  Full technical support and market access is in place.  The firm has ready capital and a healthy risk appetite.  Their set up will improve your success…not impede it! more →
  • Quantitative Portfolio Manager PnL Payout Our client seeks traders with automated trading strategies with proven tracks records of profitability. A successful Quantitative Portfolio Manager has more than three years experience committing capital, must excel at risk management and be the primary force behind the trading strategy. more →
  • Fixed Income Treasuries Financial Engineer to $400,000

    Chicago trading firm seeks a financial engineer with 3-5 years FI financial markets experience to develop, implement, and enhance algorithms and trading strategies for its automated trading system. The successful candidate will join the team of existing financial engineers. In addition to possessing excellent analytical and technical skills, the incumbent will be a creative problem solver, a clear communicator, and a strong team player.

     

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  • kdb/q Developer $100,000-$150,000 Work as part of Tick Data and Analytics team to develop and support large high frequency financial market datasets, implement analytical tools to support quantitative research, trading and routing solutions, pre and post trade analysis, trade signals forecasting and risk models more →
  • SQL Developer to $200,000 DOE

    Connecticut hedge fund is seeking a Software / Database Developer with excellent SQL skills to enhance and support their TCA (Transaction Cost Analysis) system. The day-to-day responsibilities will include automating data processing, reporting, data checking, troubleshooting and supporting the TCA system.  The successful candidate will have great technology and problem solving skills, with solid work ethics.  The ability to think and work independently within an intellectual, collaborative environment is key.

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  • Senior (Low Latency) Network Engineer $150,000-$200,000

    Our client is one of Chicago’s fastest growing high frequency futures shops.  They are looking for a senior network engineer with financial industry background and expert knowledge of low latency networking.

     

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  • Software Developer $150,000 - $300,000

    Los Angeles financial services firm is seeking a career-oriented person to serve as a member of their software development team.  Position entails implementing, maintaining, enhancing, and optimizing mission-critical software supporting operations using C/C++ in a Linux environment.

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  • Jr Quant Analyst, Trading & Investment Strategies $150,000 -250,000

     Join a research team whose main focus is the development of systematic trading and investment strategies. 

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  • Senior Applications Engineer $150,000-$200,000

    HRG on behalf of their client is looking for a Senior Applications Engineer with investment and trading industry experience.  The successful candidate will act as the liaison between business and technology development teams.  They will ensure that business requirements are translated into technical specifications for the development team.  The candidate will work closely with the development team to ensure the right solution is built, tested, documented and supported by managing the entire development and release cycle across all production and non-production environments.

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  • Data Analyst $200,000-$300,000

    An Electronic Market Making group in NYC is looking for highly skilled data analysts. Candidates will work alongside quantitative research staff and traders in a fast paced, global trading environment. The responsibilities involve using advanced mathematical models, sophisticated statistical analysis, and data mining processes to research, back-test, and implement high frequency algorithms and strategies under an existing framework.

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  • Trading Systems Specialist $175,000-$225,000 NYC prop trading firm is seeking a trading systems specialist to act as firm’s first point contact for trading support and system issues both internally and externally.  Perform system and  network troubleshooting and resource optimization.  more →
  • Quantitative Researcher, Machine Learning $225,000-$325,000 HRG is seeking Quantitative Research professionals with experience developing statistical models using machine learning methods and C++.  This is a great opportunity to support and enhance trading strategies. more →
  • Algo Execution Quant $300,000-$500,000 Successful trading concern is seeking Algo Execution Quant to join them  using modeling techniques to analyze, evaluate, and improve the performance of existing algorithms and to design new trading algos.  more →
  • Core Java Developer $175,000 - $275,000

    Our client, a NYC metro financial firm, is seeking an exceptional Java Developer to contribute in the design, implementation and support of firms’ algo execution system for domestic and international markets.  The ideal candidate will have hands-on experience in the architect, design, and deployment of applications using Core Java, multithreading, Object Orient design, and development methodologies.

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  • Quant Developer, Options Pricing to $200,000 DOE Work with senior quantitative researchers in implementing new projects and supporting existing applications within a high-frequency, proprietary trading system for this NYC prop Options trading company.  Projects include deployment of new mathematical tools and implementation and intraday support of applications for theoretical option pricing. more →
  • Senior Technologist $250,000-$350,000 DOE

    NYC financial services concern is seeking a Senior Technologist to provide technical direction and leadership for company’s development teams.  This is a hands-on role requiring extensive experience in algorithmic trading engines, pricing, hedging, OMS, Spreading, and smart order routing within a Fixed Income or Futures arena.  

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  • Trading Systems Algo Developer $200,000-$400,000 Chicago based  financial services firm is looking for a programmer/developer with sharp mathematics, algorithms and/or theory experience to participate in the design, architecture and implementation of firm’s next generation software.  Hone your CS and algo skills by joining a team known for their technical as well as quantitative expertise.  more →
  • Equity Execution Algorithm Developer $200,000-$300,000 New York City based quantitative fund is seeking a bright and ambitious quant to research and develop equity execution algorithms.  Experience with smart-order routing algorithms a plus.  Candidates with at least 2-3 years of experience with equity execution algorithms are preferred.  This is an outstanding opportunity to play a key role in the expansion of a small, yet rapidly growing, company. more →
  • Trading Systems C++ Developer $200,000-$400,000 NY Metro market making firm is seeking a strong C++ Developer to join their team of quants, traders and software engineers.  This is a great opportunity to work on cutting-edge technology and sophisticated quantitative strategies more →
  • Ph.D. Quant Researcher $150,000-$250,000 DOE

    HRG is working with one of the top Algo Trading teams on Wall Street to find a junior Algorithmic Quant to join a team working on client facing strategies. Ideal quant will have 0-4 years experience in an algo trading or equities environment. 

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  • Quant Developer / Trader to $250,000 DOE

    Chicago based prop trading firm is seeking a quantitative developer  to join their trading group.  Initially there will be lots of quantitative programming building tools, back testing strategies, evolving into a more quantitative role.  

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  • Quant Programmer $175K base plus discretionary bonus

    Connecticut based financial services firm is looking for a mid to senior level quantitative programmer to help build a systematic frame work enhancing their GUI database  interface.  Interact with quantitative researchers, econometricians, discretionary traders, technologists and other quant divisions.

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  • Recruiter Excellent earning potential

    We are looking for an ambitious Recruiter / Client Manager to join our very successful team in Westchester County, New York. 

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  • Recruiter Excellent earning potential

    We are looking for an ambitious Recruiter / Client Manager to join our very successful team in Westchester County, New York. 

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