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Developer For Quantitative Trading Of Cryptocurrencies (Yorkville, Toronto)

compensation: $100-125K
employment type: full-time

DEVELOPER FOR QUANTITATIVE TRADING OF CRYPTOCURRENCIES


LOCATION: Yorkville, Toronto
TYPE OF EMPLOYMENT: Full-Time Permanent


RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Evaluate and improve on existing operational environment to ensure a best-of-breed monitoring environment and response to any issues that may affect successful execution of trading strategies
• Develop effective reporting tools and processes to ensure accurate analysis of profit and loss, risk monitoring and position reports
• Apply relevant technologies to detect and debug issues that affect live trading, including connectivity with exchanges and REST, FIX, and websocket issues
• Previous experience designing and implementing new systems and features independently
• Act as a liaison between trading, and middle and back office operations to ensure proper oversight of all post-trade activity
• Support the research team systems and resolve any application errors that may occur on the desk
• Identify and implement infrastructure improvements to minimize overall latency and maximize performance

REQUIREMENTS:
• BS/MS/PhD in Computer Science
• Fluency in Java, JSP, Javascript, CSS, Database, Google Compute Engine, Google App Engine
• Experience working in a systematic/algorithmic trading environment
• Proven track record of developing and enhancing new ideas to improve trade operations
• Strong exposure to a broad range of traded products (e.g. equities, futures, RV Fixed Income, OTC) and electronic trading venues
• Ability to manage multiple tasks and thrive in a fast-paced team environment
• Excellent analytical skills, with strong attention to detail
• Strong written and verbal communications skills
• Provide transparency of workflow and production details

ADVANTAGE:
• Familiarity with low latency technologies, trading strategies and mathematical models
• Build metrics to evaluate strategy execution and perform post trade analysis
• Experience of web based development and visualization technology for portraying large and complex data sets and relationships

• Teamwork mentality and recognition of the importance of role within larger organization
• Strong academic record and a degree with high mathematical and computing content e.g. Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering or Physics from a leading university
• Master-craftsman-like approach to software development; takes pride in engineering excellence and instill these values in others
• Passion for blockchain technology, e.g. personal projects, open-source involvement, cryptocurrency mining, arbitrage, published papers
• Intellectually robust with analytic approach to problem solving
• Self-organized with the ability to effectively manage time across multiple projects and with competing business demands and priorities
• Focused on delivering business value with continuous efforts to improve process
• Strong interpersonal skills; able to establish and maintain a close working relationship with quantitative researchers, traders and senior business people alike
• Clear communicator; able to present perspective concisely and deal positively with conflicting views


COMPENSATION:
$100-125K

HOW TO APPLY:
1. Please email your resume in Word format to amusco@amsolutionsworldwide.com.
2. In the SUBJECT please write YOUR NAME - TITLE of this job - LOCATION of this job and YOUR PHONE NUMBER.

Qualified candidates will be provided with more information.

Thank you to all applicants!

Anthony Musco

AM Solutions, LLC
US: (303) 573-6800
CAD: (416) 848-7417
amusco@amsolutionsworldwide.com
www.amsolutionsworldwide.com
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  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

post id: 7020241169

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