Quant Developer in Boston, MA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 10/21/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Boston, MA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/21/2019

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Quant Developer with our industry-leading client in Boston.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Quant Developer:

  • Develop new prototypes, pilots, and production applications using technologies, including R, SAS, Linux
  • Convert over 2500 SAS programs to R
  • Design and develop complex enterprise applications
  • Rapidly develop enterprise software based on requirement documents, prototypes, or verbal requirements
  • Create and extend unit and automated test suites
  • Work across peer groups to resolve and understand complex technical/design issues
  • Work with quants to design, develop, maintain, and enhance new quant models, leveraging a variety of mathematically and quantitative libraries

Requirements of the Quant Developer:

  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent degree and at least 5 years of professional experience
  • Independent, results-oriented problem solver with a passion for software engineering
  • Working knowledge R, SAS, SQL, Matlab, Python, Java, JavaScript, HTML/CSS, Tableau
  • Experience in SQL development
  • Experience with Linux & Windows
  • Strong understanding of mathematics
  • Great communication and interpersonal skills 
  • Familiarity with modern software development processes, experience working in an iterative agile development
  • Experience using a variety of open source technologies and cloud services
Keywords: Quant Developer, R, SAS, SQL, Matlab, Python, Java, JavaScript, HTML/CSS, Tableaum, Linux & Windows

Job ID: 331169

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit http://www.eliassen.com.

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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