Technical Operations Engineer Technical Operations Engineer …

Anson McCade
in New York, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Negotiable
Anson McCade
in New York, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Negotiable
Anson McCade
Technical Operations Engineer

My client are one of the top 3 global multi-strategy quant hedge funds in the world. They have built up a very strong 27 year track record, manage around $50bn in AUM and have a global presence. They are most known for the top pedigree of quants, engineers and traders they employ from a wide range of academic backgrounds. Their culture is one of the best in the business, they have a very flat collaborative structure and promote personal skill development.

They are currently looking for a Technical Operations Engineer to join their Options trading team in New York. This is a very established and profitable team, and you will be providing support for their real-time trading system, managing and improving operational infrastructure and triaging front office technical issues.

The Role:

  • You'll have a broad role - working on software infrastructure development, maintenance, troubleshooting production issues, developing front office reports, communicating with counterparties, designing and documenting operational procedures
  • You'll be communicating and coordinating with other IT groups around releases and upgrades
  • You will be working heavily with quants, traders and developments and coordinating with remote support staff

Requirements:

  • Bachelors/Masters/PHd in Computer Science, Engineering, Physics or similar
  • You will be comfortable working in a UNIX environment and will be proficient in UNIX shell/bash/perl scripting
  • You will have a keen interest in debugging code, excellent communication skills, careful attention to detail, able to prioritise effectively
  • You will be able to identify the source of a problem and pursue them to resolution
  • Prior experience in a technical operations/devops/sit reliability engineer role is preferred
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Basic understanding of statistics and probability
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