Current Priorities
  • Ph.D. Machine Learning Quant Researcher $250,000 - $350,000

    Elite West Coast trading firm is seeking the right Ph.D. Quantitative Researcher to join their team developing, building and enhancing their automated trading strategies. Work will range from data preparation to model development to production software implementation.  Must have practical experience applying modern statistical methods / machine learning.  Financial industry background is not necessary, but a definite plus.   

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  • Quantitative Developer, Equity Models $200,000

    Work closely with the investment and research teams responsible for understanding, coding, and communicating statistical methods and equity models.  As part of this newly formed model development team, you will be building quantitative equity models using Python/Pandas/Numpy.

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  • Software Developer $200,000

    Boston asset management firm is looking for a top-notch software developer to join their trading technologies team. This team works closely with Portfolio Management, Trading, and back office Operations staff to assist in all stages of a trade’s lifecycle. A successful individual will be expected to apply excellent programming skills to a wide variety of tasks. Prior experience in financial services is beneficial.

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  • Analyst - Portfolio Construction to $250,000 DOE

    Boston based financial concern is seeking an experienced Portfolio Construction Analyst with a strong background in Long-Only and Hedge Funds comprised primarily of global equity securities. Duties entail implementing investment strategy, monitoring current holdings, reviewing risk management reports, and enhancing the implementation process. The position requires both strong quantitative/technical skills coupled with an ability to communicate and integrate into the portfolio management processes   This is a unique opportunity to impact and increase the efficiency of  current and upcoming endeavors. 

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  • DataBase Engineer $145,000 The role focuses on designing, building, and maintaining components of  firm’s data architecture. Position entail  working with several business units, including portfolio management, trading, operations, and marketing. Typical projects include integrating third party data vendors, consolidating data sources, building and streamlining ETL processes, and developing new applications and reports. more →
  • Market Data Engineer for Trading Platform $120k base + 20% Well respected global financial entity is seeking an experienced Market Data Engineer with the expertise to manage and develop a tiered market data distribution platform supplying data to a diverse range of clients ranging from thousands of users, to hundreds of applications globally.  The role will involve gathering requirements, developing solutions, implementation, and support of the multiple market data distribution platforms. more →
  • SQL / C# Software Developer $150,000-225,000 DOE Work alongside Traders and Analysts in developing and enhancing this investment management’s applications affiliated with constructing and trading portfolios.  Candidate will have first-hand business knowledge & experience in Trade Optimization & Trading.  more →
  • Financial Systems Administrator $180,000 Boston based financial firm is seeking an accomplished systems administrator with 5 years+ of experience managing server infrastructures and data-center operations across multiple platforms (Unix, Linux, Windows).  Provide technical support with focuses on the administration of a wide array of hardware and software.  This will include research, design, implementation and maintenance of infrastructure components more →
  • Quantitative Developer, Model Integration $175,000 This Boston based investment firm is seeking a talented software developer interested in working in quantitative finance. Ideal candidate will be a hands-on developer tasked with implementing and supporting the complex systematic processes that support a highly successful quantitative investment manager. Openings are at both an intermediate and senior level. more →
  • C++ Developer to reduce Low Latency to $300,000 Global financial services firm is seeking an experienced software engineer with expert C++ programming skills, along with STL, Boost, networking, threading, to decrease latency in existing code and systems.  Prior experience with latency reduction is an absolute requisite. more →
  • C++ Quantitative Developer $250,000 - $550,000 DOE

    Based in either New York or Chicago, this quant developer will act in a C++, ideally C++11 development role for the high frequency trading group. The candidate will be a member of a small, front-office development group responsible for all global trading systems and infrastructure in the US, Europe and Asia. The development team builds all their own components from scratch to maintain the integrity of the system and tailor it to their own needs.

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  • Java Fixed Income Front End Developer $200,000 + As an application developer in the Sales Technology department the candidate will be responsible for designing, implementing and supporting various aspects of firm’s Fixed Income Trading System. Work on front-end and back-end components using the best technologies to solve the problems at hand. This is a fast paced environment and candidate will need to be self motivated. more →
  • Quantitative Developer $150,000-$250,000

    Quantitative Developer will work closely with portfolio managers and operations staff to build applications and quantitative data analysis tools in Java, R and SQL.

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  • Trading Systems Infrastructure Engineer $200,000-$250,000 TC Our client seeks a talented Engineer to work in a team managing the infrastructure of the trading group and provide support to Trading Operations. Work closely with Quant/Traders to address issues pertaining to production and research environments.  Support quant research’s computing environment as well as firm’s market data system more →
  • Algo Execution Quant $300,000-$400,000 DOE

    Global financial concern is seeking an experienced Algo Execution Quant with 1-7 years related work experience to research, back-test and build statistical and machine learning models for equity trading including volume and liquidity prediction.

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  • 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 →
  • Java Developer $200,000 - $300,000

    Our client is seeking a dedicated Senior Java Developer for its growing regulatory and surveillance needs.  The person will be a part of the Compliance Technology team working directly with the members of the Compliance and Surveillance teams to build the necessary real time reporting and alerting mechanisms.  No financial industry experience is needed although experience in finance is a plus.  Your Java development expertise could have you working with one of the legendary firms in high frequency trading.


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  • Quantitative Researcher $250,000 - $500,000 DOE

    Our clients in both NYC and Chicago, are looking to hire Quantitative Researchers to develop intraday, intermediate and long-term trading strategies in either one of these asset classes - foreign exchange, cash equities or futures. These strategies will complement and diversify the firm's main strategies.  These researchers will work to maximize performance and PNL by utilizing quantitative methods, and technological tools.

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  • C# Developer $150,000 + DOE

    The Software Engineer will work as part of a technology team delivering front end apps and supporting infrastructure used by traders and quants. Work will involve direct interaction with end users for gathering requirements and for iterative testing and will usually involve coordination with other developers, quants or database administrators for complete project implementation. Ongoing efforts to improve performance or add features in existing applications will also be part of everyday work. Implementations will include interfaces to proprietary and third party trading systems, analytical applications, databases and remote communications systems as well as development of tools to provide high levels of automation for internal processes.

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  • Quant Developer $300,000 New Jersey trading firm is seeking a Quant Developer to work with an existing team of highly technical quant strategists and developers to extend the functionality and performance of a complex and sophisticated trading system that manages significant amounts of firm’s capital. more →
  • Senior Database Administrator $300,000 DOE

    Top tier proprietary electronic trading firm is seeking an exceptional Database Administrator to focus on supporting various facets of the distributed MS SQL Server based database system.Strong analytical and creative skills as well as experience in database maintenance are a must. Prior experience with proprietary trading firms is desired but not necessary.Interviewing process will include a thorough technical interview.  Position will provide good opportunity to learn and to grow

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  • 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 →
  • Senior Python Developer $250,000-$400,000

    High Frequency trading firm in Chicago and NJ is seeking a Senior Python Developer who will work closely with traders and technologists to mine data, identify opportunities and build tools which will enable new approaches to trading as well as the way information is assimilated. The successful candidate will enjoy utilizing their extensive software, quantitative and statistical skills in order to extract value from firm’s large database of proprietary financial information. 

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  • Lead Support Engineer Competitive

    Boston based financial firm is looking for an experienced Lead Support Engineer to manage their front-office support team.  Participate in the support and configuration of order management and trading technologies; proprietary Linux and Java application servers; support daily batch processes; and liaise with other technology areas and business teams to triage and resolve issues. 


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  • Trading Systems Development Engineer to $300,000

    The Trading Systems Development Engineer will work directly with traders, researchers, and other developers to engineer cutting edge trading systems.  S/he will drive innovation for the frameworks upon which firm’s trading applications are based, as well as benchmarking and tuning critical software services to achieve optimum performance internally and at all venues connected to around the globe.

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  • C++ Developer, Trading Applications $200,000 - 300,000 DOE HRG is seeking exceptional C++ Software Developers to work with some of the best talent on Wall Street.  This is a great opportunity for experienced C++ Developers with financial industry and software trading backgrounds to step up their career and become part of team responsible for the lifecycle management of groundbreaking high-performance automated trading platforms. more →
  • Senior Developer Core Java $250,000-$400,000 DOE

    This Senior Developer will be writing Core Java code for a low-latency, execution platform for ATS, smart routing and algorithmic businesses.   This is a hands-on position for a senior developer who wants to work independently from architectural design right through coding. This is a great opportunity for a Core Java Developer to work side by side with our business leaders and a group of similar senior developers.

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  • Investment Systems Business Analyst 150,000 - $250,000 DOE Boston  based financial firm is seeking a Business Analyst with 5+ years of experience in Finance to oversee operational projects, evaluating existing workflow, and coordinating projects that span across multiple teams.  Primary responsibilities will include focusing on the Simcorp Dimension Account System Application and Eagle PACE data warehouse, developing a thorough understanding of all functions performed within Investment Systems. more →
  • Data Scientist $200,000 - $400,000 DOE Data scientists/developers with Machine Learning and Data Mining expertise for New York and Chicago to mine data, identify opportunities and build tools which will enable new approaches to trading as well as the way we look at information.  The successful candidate will enjoy utilizing their extensive software, quantitative and statistical skills in order to extract value from our large database of proprietary financial information 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 →
  • 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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  • 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 →
  • 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 Specialist $175,000-$225,000 Chicago 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 →
  • 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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