Current Priorities
  • Research Business Associate 200k

    Our client is actively recruiting for a Research Business Associate in our Chicago office. In this role, you will work directly with our R&D team to push initiatives forward by overseeing a wide variety of projects from conceptual design through implementation. This role works directly with both Research and Leadership and covers the entire scope of the research process. 

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  • Quantitative Research Analyst - Short-term Trading 400k

    Research and develop short-term systematic trading models to complement and diversify the firm’s main strategies.

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  • Cloud DevOps Engineer 400-500K This role is a member of the Public Cloud Engineering team and will be dedicated to implementing and supporting solutions in Amazon Web Services for one of our technology business units. By functioning as both a solutions architect, helping clients implement their own solutions in AWS and as a professional services engineer, implementing solutions for them in AWS.
    This is a hands-on developer role and candidates must have experience deploying and supporting their own production ready code in AWS as well as automating the build and management of a broad range of cloud infrastructure in AWS, preferably in Python. Candidates should be familiar with developing unit and functional tests, have experience designing and implementing CI/CD tools with infrastructure as code pipelines, have knowledge of Linux systems administration, containerization, networking, security, automated configuration and state management, cross system orchestration, configuration management, logging, metrics, monitoring, and alerting.
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  • C++ Execution Developer $500K

    Seeking a C++ Developer to join a successful and growing front office team of developers. The small team is responsible for a proprietary execution management system used by a spectrum of end users – from latency sensitive to those requiring a feature-rich execution solution.

    The successful candidate will have strong C++ skills and a background in robust, well-tested projects on Linux. We seek good software engineers who have an interest in best practices, and a passion for technology and open source.

    The team works closely with quant traders and developers, in both the U.S. and the U.K., and sits within the front office. Each engineer on the team is responsible for both coding and integration with trading teams and brokers. As such, the team is positioned to impact and gain knowledge on markets and trading.

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  • Quant Researcher $300-400k The firm deploys systematic, computer-driven trading strategies across multiple liquid asset classes, including equities, futures and foreign exchange. The core of our effort is rigorous research into a wide range of market anomalies, fueled by our unparalleled access to a wide range of publicly available data sources. more
  • Data Sourcing $400K + Our client is seeking a senior alternative data sourcing to be part of an exciting new team. Primary responsibilities are proactively seeking new sources of data more
  • Python Quantitative Developer $300-400K Our client seeks a Python Quantitative Developer to join a growing team engaged in systematic trading of equities. You will work directly in an extremely experienced trading team to design and implement a complex suite of research, data, and trading systems. more
  • Data Engineer 250K

    Our people come in each day ready to work hard, adapt to new challenges, and find solutions. We are looking for enthusiastic, motivated individuals to develop quantamental (QM) data pipelines for our Portfolio Managers. Your role will include using the latest techniques to analyze mountains of data and apply them to new and existing trading.

    As a QM data engineer you will work closely with all the groups to analyze market data and trading strategies, and develop new ways to analyze the market.

    You need to have a working skill set in programming, preferably Python and SQL. On the analysis side, you will need a working knowledge of statistics.

    In addition to data analysis, this role will include data infrastructure development.

    This position will be tailored to employ your strengths. We are looking for self-starters with a passion working with data.  You will be embedded in a PM/trading team.

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  • Python Full Stack Developer $250K

    We’re looking for a Full Stack Developer who will take a key role on our team. This developer must have knowledge in all stages of software development.

    You’ll be working alongside other engineers and developers, collaborating on the various services and platform applications.

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  • Software Engineer $300K - 400K

    Our client, a major hedge fund is seeking a developer to join a successful trading team.  This developer will maintain and enhance existing code.  We expect this developer to extend the applications and infrastructure to trade new assets such as equities from the existing FX, FI and futures trading.

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  • C++ Developer $250-300K

    Our client is seeking a small number of exceptionally talented, highly collaborative engineers to architect and build the cutting-edge technologies that power our research and trading systems. Engineers build, test, and manage the applications that power the full life cycle of a trade – from historical and live data, to research and trading strategies, to order management and execution, and post-trade processing and analysis.

    Specific responsibilities may include partnering with business leaders to define priorities and deliver custom solutions, developing distributed systems to analyze and react to incoming data in real time, creating tools for advanced mathematical modeling at scale, and/or designing and developing investment and business support systems, among others.

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  • Senior Systems Engineer 300k

    We are looking for a Senior Systems Engineer for a growing and profitable prop trading firm. 

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  • Portfolio Managers $500 – $5M

    We are working with a new hedge fund in NYC that is looking for a variety of PMs to build out different businesses from the ground level. This is a multi-strategy fund that will consider any successful strategy including but not limited to: Statistical Arbitrage, Vol Arbitrage, Merger Arbitrage, Equity Derivatives, ETFs, Fixed Income, Futures and Liquid Credit.  They have a lot of capital to deploy and unlike most hedge funds, they can pay very competitive payouts.   So if you are looking to start your own team or to move you existing team over to a greenfield platform with a better payout and less nonsense give us a call.  NYC based but remote location ok. 

     

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  • Quantitative Developer $300-500K

    Our client seeks a trading infrastructure quantitative developer to build, enhance and support its research infrastructure. The candidate will work within a team of quantitative developers and researchers, and will be integral to the introduction of new alphas and models from research into trading

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  • Data Engineer $250,000 - $350,000 A NY based Multi-Strategy Investment Management Firm is looking for a Data Engineer to join our team. We are a research driven firm whose leading strategies are informed by economic intuition, differentiated by the application of sophisticated technologies and algorithms, and managed by rigorous firm wide and strategy specific risk management models.   We are charting a new path for the financial trading and investment management industry through our quantitative focus and algorithmically driven strategies. more
  • Quantitative Developer $400k Our client is looking for a quantitative developer to build, enhance and support its research infrastructure for futures and FX trading strategies. The candidate will work within a team of quantitative developers and researchers, and will be a key contributor to implement new alphas or models into production. more
  • Senior C++ Low Latency Developer 400K - 500K

    Our client is looking for a Senior C++ Low Latency Developer with a minimum of  5-10 years of experience.  Experience with C++ 14  is required  with C++ 17 or 20 is a plus.  A solid Computer Science background combined with your experience in HFT is a must have requirement.  This is a group of 4 Senior Developers building a new C++ Low Latency Trading applications and extending the infrastructure as required. 

    Skills: C++ 14, Linux, Low Latency, High Frequency Trading

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  • Quant Programmer 200K -400K

    Experience building/managing infrastructure in Python on a Portfolio Management team or on a Data Team.

    Medium frequency trading experience preferred.

    Experience working on/building global infrastructure (i.e. worked on data issues outside US)

    Once infrastructure is built the role will entail Quantitate/Alpha Research

    Hands on coding experience is a must; experience in Python or R ;SQL knowledge is required.

    LINUX knowledge is a plus.

    Would consider pure tech candidates from data teams but the individual should be interested in doing alpha research.

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  • C++ Linux 300K - 400K

    Systematic buy side firm looking for a Low Latency C++ Linux  developer to work in close collaboration with Traders on development and support of the Trading Infrastructure, Market Data collection and implementation of Quantitative Strategies.  Will also be responsible for performance improvement, and latency reduction.   Excellent opportunity to get to the buy side working alongside Portfolio Managers and Quants in the Front Office.

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  • Linux Engineer 200k - 400K

    Looking for Linux Engineers to work collaboratively with technology teams and business leaders to expand, enhance, and improve our ultra-low latency Linux trading infrastructure

    Helping tune performance and ensure high availability of our Linux infrastructure systems

    Designing and developing infrastructure monitoring and reporting tools

    Developing and maintaining configuration management solutions

    Building out test automation framework in collaboration with the team

    Creating tools to help teams optimize on the available infrastructure

    Driving change by taking ownership of tasks from beginning to end and employing creative solutions within various areas of the stack to reinforce better, faster technology

    Analyzing complex technical issues as well as proactively creating solutions

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  • Software Engineer $250,000 - $300,000

    Description:

    Mid-town systematic trading firm is looking for a low latency C++ programmer to work in close collaboration with traders on development of trading infrastructure and strategies.

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  • 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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  • 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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  • Recruiter Excellent work/life balance

    Tired commuting or not interested in going back to the city?

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

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Committed to Excellence

We are a 32 year old executive search firm, we specialize in the systematic and quantitative trading space.  HRG is hired by a select group of prop trading firms, hedge funds, and asset managers who rely on us to align them with the highest caliber of trading, research and technical talent.