Current Priorities
  • Execution Manager Competitive compensation commensurate with experience

    Successful hedge fund is seeking an experienced Execution Manager to help lead a team responsible for systematic trading.  The main goals are to maximize portfolio performance and develop strategies to minimize transaction costs. This Manager must be adept at understanding liquidity, market microstructure and how the markets work.   A thorough understanding of the trade execution steps, processes, and implementation associated with Fixed Income, FX and Exchange Traded Products is requisite.   This is a great opportunity for the right goal oriented manager open to new ideas and approaches.

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  • 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 →
  • Sr. Business Analyst Competitive

    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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  • 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 →
  • 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++ 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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  • 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 →
  • 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 →
  • Front Office / Trading Developer $100,000-150,000 + Bonus A growing quantitative hedge fund is looking for a strong C# / Java developer for a dual development/IT role with an emphasis on front office/trading infrastructure including FIX order routing. The position will be responsible for day to day IT functions of the office and continued development of the firm’s proprietary order management, trading and research systems 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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  • 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 →
  • 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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  • Hands-On Technology Manager Competitive DOE

    Connecticut based financial firm is seeking an entrepreneurial, hands-on technology manager to provide technical leadership and management for a multi-disciplinary team of project managers, business analysts, software developers, and engineers. This hands-on position requires broad engineering competence and in-depth technical knowledge of application software development, as well as demonstrated experience successfully planning, organizing and conducting software development projects in a start-up environment. Ideal candidate will have proven track record  in building, motivating and retaining team of star players.

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  • 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 →
  • Manager Trading Analytics Competitive

    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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  • C++ Developer, Trading Technology $225,000 - $325,000 DOE Chicago based trading firm is looking for a C++ Developer with 5 plus years experience to work closely with traders and quants in integrating their business needs into firms’ technical infrastructure.   This is a great opportunity for a talented developer with a proven track record to join a successful team.  Position is a collaborative one calling for superior interpersonal skills in order to build and maintain trading strategies, infrastructure, and tools with peers and internal clients. 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 →
  • Technical Engineering Manager Competitive

    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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  • 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 →
  • 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 →
  • 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 →
  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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 →
  • 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 →
  • 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 →
  • 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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  • 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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