Clearpool - Associate, Algo Developer

$175,000 yearly
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  • New York, NY, USA
  • Nov 15, 2021
Full time Information Technology

Job Description

Job description
We are seeking a strong motivated individual to be part of Clearpool’s Algo Development team to build and enhance our core algorithmic trading platforms and strategies. The algo developer will continually interact with multiple teams including sales/marketing/quants/operations to implement new robust trading features and improve on our existing strategy offerings. A successful candidate has a keen interest in developing low latency trading systems in Java.
 
Responsibilities
 
  • Design & develop robust software solutions for Clearpool’s Algorithmic Management System
  • Devise new algorithms and data structures for target environment and platform attributes in alignment with architectural patterns
  • Create thorough test cases to ensure software stability and reliability
  • Collaborate with the quant team in researching and implementing changes to the trading system
  • Communicate with operations teams about new features and existing strategy behaviors 
  • Support production issues, including independently completing root-cause analysis and diagnosis.
Requirements
  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science or equivalent practical experience
  • 2+ years of professional core Java development experience
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills; eager to ask questions; able to clearly explain ideas
  • Strong collaborative and team skills
  • Experience with JUnit testing
  • Experience with multi-threaded programming
 
Nice To Haves
  • 2-4 years of professional experience in financial services
  • Strong understanding of financial markets and electronic trading systems