Trading Floor Application Developer in New York, NY at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 2/23/2021

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    New York, NY
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Job Description

Are you a skilled Application Developer with experience developing trading research platforms?

If so, we may have the ideal role for you with our client in NYC.

This is a contract to hire opportunity. Applicants must be willing and able to work on a w2 basis and convert to FTE following contract duration. 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 Trading Floor Application Developer:
  • Help to build a real-time data management platform for a global trading organization
  • Leverage open source technologies to design API-driven solutions
  • Design and develop quant libraries for research and production
  • Create simulation tools to develop and test execution tactics
  • Implement workflow tools and automation to mitigate risks
Requirements of the Trading Floor Application Developer:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent and at least 10 years of development experience
  • Financial services experience preferred
  • Expertise in Python, C++, or Java
  • In-depth API-related framework knowledge
  • Significant experience with real-time systems
  • Proficiency with AWS, Azure or other cloud-based environments
  • Experience in PostgreSQL, Redis and other DB solutions
  • Understanding of ML and optimization technologies
  • UX design; integration and unit testing experience
  • Experience building ETL data pipelines
Keywords: Trading Floor Application Developer, Python, C++, Java, Financial Services

Job ID: 349222

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

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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