Senior Front Office Developer

  • Competetive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Hudson Placement Group
  • 02 Aug 17

Investment management firm located in NYC has an opening for a senior developer in its core technology analytic team

Our client is a $5 billion AUM alternative investment management firm located in New York that pursues macro and fixed income relative value investment strategies in the global interest rate, foreign exchange, equity, commodity and credit markets. The firm also has offices in the United Kingdom (UK), Singapore (SGP) and Japan (JP). 

The New York Technology team is seeking a Senior Developer to join its core technology analytic team. The role will further develop, enhance and support the company’s distributed pricing, P&L, and risk platform. The platform uses a service oriented architecture and a producer consumer messaging model to distribute workloads across a large number of calculation engines. The platform is the technological core of the company.

Design, develop, and support new features for apps built on the platform, add new calculation types, enhance current calculations and add new financial instruments to the platform. Projects will range in complexity and scale from a few days to a few months and could be autonomous or part of a larger development initiative. 

 Undergraduate degree in computer science, financial engineering, or other mathematical/engineering degree; 
 Proficient in the methods for calculating pricing and risk on derivative instruments such as swaps, swaptions, futures, currency, and currency options; 
 Strong proficiency in C# and .Net; 
 Solid understanding of distributed technologies using messaging such as RabitMQ, Tibco or similar; 
 Solid understanding of SQL; 
 WPF experience is a plus; 
 Knowledge of Python is a plus; and 
 Good communication skills, ability to interact comfortably and constructively with other team members and management.

COMPENSATION: Base to 170K plus bonus