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Software Engineer / DevOps Engineer

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Recruiter: Nigel Frank International
Listed on: 10th June
Location: Atlanta
Salary/Rate: £110,723
Type: Permanent

Job Title: Software Engineer/DevOps Job Type: Full-time, Permanent Location: Remote


We are seeking a quantitative professional to focus on the development, analysis, and optimization of execution strategies as a member of the Quantitative Strategies team located in the United States. You will be joining a small and high-impact team contributing to the research & development of algorithmic execution strategies across the firm's global asset management business. You will interact closely with other members of the Quantitative Strategies team located in the US, India and China that are implementing various equity mandates. You will work on improving and enhancing the firms execution capabilities and trading strategies and the software systems that support these strategies.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Design and develop Systems including operational requirements and infrastructure setup in an Agile software development paradigm
  • Quickly learn new technologies and produce proof of concepts, specially using AWS, Big Data and Open-Source technologies
  • Work on high priority production support issues, troubleshoot and formulate solutions for those issues in a time sensitive manner
  • Develop processes to make Operations more manageable and robust, including code refactoring and tuning performance
  • Analyze existing systems and create technical documentation

Qualifications & Requirements

  • 5+ years of solid hands-on software development experience, including system installation and production support
  • Must have strong experience in Python, SQL, AWS Redshift and PostgreSQL with focus on back-end and middle tier development
  • Must have AWS EKS (Kubernetes) hands-on experience
  • AWS Developer Certified is strongly preferred
  • Any knowledge of Apache Spark/EMR, Scala, Docker, Airflow, Time series databases, Data Lakes, MS SQL Server, Elastic Search/MongoDB will be pluses, but not required for the position
  • Must be quick to learn and implement new technology stacks as needed
  • Must be quick to jump into issues and rapidly resolve those with minimal guidance
  • Prior experience in financial industry/quantitative technical analysis will be a plus

Working Conditions

This is a fully remote role until COVID-19 subsides, at which point you will have the option to continue working from home or working from our offices in New York, Boston, or Los Angeles. Moderate travel. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Please email Click here to contact this recruiter for immediate consideration!

Contact Name: Danielle Orihuela
Reference: TJ/3086/ONE_1654822289
Job ID: 3101415

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