Software Guidance Assistance, Inc., (SGA), is searching for an TradeExecution Developer for a FULL TIME assignment with one of our premier Hedge Fund client in Stamford, CT. Client Profile Our client is a systematic hedge fund where they use thousands of statistical algorithms to trade equity markets all over the world. They develop and use machine learning methods to discover trading signals and effectively combine them into market-neutral portfolios. Their firm has grown significantly in recent years, has increased the breadth of markets in which they participate, the number and scale of their data sources, as well as the complexity of thier forecasting algorithms, they are looking for motivated and talented individuals to join the team. Position As an execution system developer, you will work with real-time market data to develop a low latency C++ execution system using co-located Linux servers. You will also use machine learning models to predict short-term movements and their market impacts to improve execution performance. Responsibilities Investigate and build various machine learning models to predict short-term stock price movements. Develop low latency, low slippage algorithms in C++ to run on co-located hardware to execute the fund's medium frequency order flow across thousands of U.S. and offshore equities. Develop a framework to quantitatively measure and test the quality of different order types, venues, algorithm types, and execution schedules. Desired qualifications A degree in a technical discipline (computer science mathematics statistics others) Strong C++, Linux, and Python software development skills. Prior experience developing low market impact execution systems. Ability to work collaboratively and take projects to completion, ability to quickly learn about new systems, creative thinking and strong attention to detail is critical Offered benefits Competitive compensation, with an opportunity for outstanding monetary success and to grow into a key management role Work in a collaborative and friendly environment, participate in the decision-making process for future technology adoption and have the opportunity to lead on new projects SGA is a Certified Women's Business Enterprise (WBE) celebrating over thirty years of service to our national client base for both permanent placement and consulting opportunities. For consulting positions, we offer a variety of benefit options including but not limited to health dental insurance, paid vacation, timely payment via direct deposit. SGA accepts transfers of H1 sponsorship for most contracting roles. We are unable to sponsor for Right-to-Hire, Fulltime, or Government roles. All parties authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply for all roles. Only those authorized to work for government entities will be considered for government roles. Please inquire about our referral program if you would like to submit a candidate for any of our open or future job opportunities. SGA is an EEO employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status. To view all of our available job postings andor to learn more about SGA please visit us online at www.sgainc.com httpwww.sgainc.com .
Posting ID: 597350078Posted: 2021-01-13