Current Priorities
  • Python Architect (Buy-side) 250K - 400K

    We are looking for a Python platform developer to design and build a Quantitative Trading Platform.

    He or she will need:

    • Good knowledge of the latest Python 3.6 features, but be able to deal with older Python 2.7 code.
    • Good knowledge of Python Scientific Stack: Pandas/NumPy/SciPy/IPython(Jupyter)/Matplotlib
    • In particular, know how to set up a Jupyter server and manage Jupyter notebooks
    • Know how to profile and speed up complicated Python programs (e.g., with Cython, Numba, Python::Boost, able to choose the right tool for a given task )
    • Know how to set up and manage in-house Python distribution with third party as well as in-house Python packages and add-ons
    • Know how to set up distributed compute processes with e.g., Docker framework.
    • Familiarity with cloud computing tools. (For instance, Apache Mesos container cluster running processes on Amazon AWS)
    • Know how to manage our in-house Python code repository and set up continuous integration tools

    This person will be making a lot of platform engineering choices.   It is a greenfield project in an established and profitable fund.


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  • Fixed Income Trader $250+ DOE

    This trading position requires an individual with strong analytical, Python or comparable programming skills, along with trading intuition, to work in a fast-paced hybrid trading environment. 

    Excellent communication skills are required to work with counterparties. 

    The candidate should have 1 to 3 years of experience working in the financial industry and should have some market-related experience in either a trading role. 

    Prior fixed income experience is a plus.

    The individual will be working side-by-side with researchers, developers, and other members of the trading desk to manage our existing business and build out our capabilities in other fixed income products and asset classes. 

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  • Senior Java developer $500 to $800k, DOE

    Our client has a ground floor opportunity for a Senior Java Developer to become a key contributor and work side by side with a talented team of Machine Learning quantitative strategists, and traders on cutting-edge technology and sophisticated quantitative strategies. The role will entail writing core Java code to build out the research and trading platforms.

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  • Machine Learning Researcher 200K - 500K We are seeking exceptional Quantitative Researcher with hands-on machine learning experience to join a growing quantitative fund. Candidates need not have prior knowledge of financial markets, but must have a strong interest in learning the equities markets.  This Machine Learning Researcher will be responsible for researching for alpha and converting the signals into trading strategies. more →
  • C++ Developer 200K- 400K

    Our client  is looking for a motivated developer with strong technical skills to join our development team in Chicago. The candidate will be tasked with expanding our platform to support new products and techniques, analyzing and implementing new trading models, and building out key pieces of infrastructure to support new and existing lines of business.


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  • ETF Prop Traders and Market Makers $500K – 2M


    We are seeking senior Quantitative International, Fixed Income and Equities ETF Traders and Market Makers to join a team with the ability to use their experience and knowledge gained in a similar environment to help drive continued growth in our client’s proprietary trading and market making (both on-exchange and client flow) businesses.

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  • Senior C++ Low Latency Developer $500,000

    Our client is looking for a Senior C++ Low Latency Linux Developer with 3-10 years of experience.  While financial experience is not required, a solid Computer Science background is.  This is a new group building a new C++ Low Latency Trading System.  This is a comprehensive and new system being built by a small team.  Think start-up environment inside an established firm.

    Skills: C++, Linux, Low latency, multi-threading, data structure

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  • Low Latency C++ Developer $160,000-$200,000 DOE Global electronic trading leader is seeking a C++ Developer with a  strong  background  in  low-latency trading services.  Ideal candidate will have  excellent C++ and Java technologies skills more →
  • 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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  • Software Engineer $250,000-$300,000 Mid-town systematic  prop trading firm is looking for a low latency C++ programmer to work in close collaboration with traders on development and support of the trading infrastructure, market data collection and processing, performance improvement, and latency reduction more →
  • Quantitative Prop Traders and Market Makers $300K – 1M We are seeking senior Quantitative Futures, Equities and ETF Traders and Market Makers to join a team  with the ability to use their experience and knowledge gained in a similar environment to help drive continued growth in our client’s proprietary trading and on-exchange market making businesses more →
  • Network Engineer $225,000-$325,000 Famous, Chicago-based prop trading firm is looking for a senior network engineer to work closely with trading desks and software engineers to create tools and automate tasks to streamline their environment.  more →
  • FPGA Technical Specialist $300,000

    Join a team known for their innovative expertise in FPGA/hardware design, embedded systems and application development within a fast paced, client facing business environment.  Partner with internal teams including business development, quality assurance and operations to deliver reliable, high throughput and low latency solutions.

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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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