WHO WE ARE

We are a quantitative and systematic trading firm that employs a rigorous mathematical approach to pricing securities and constructing portfolios across multiple asset classes globally.

WHAT WE DO

A diverse team of Traders, Quantitative Researchers, Technologists and Operations personnel closely collaborate to solve problems and develop cutting-edge models and systematic trading strategies.

WHO YOU ARE

We are looking for responsive and thoughtful individual with excellent communication skills. You should have a background in Linux and a decent level of Shell scripting, Python development and ideally experience with Terraform more recently. It is desirable you have a software engineering background, but that is not essential. You are passionate about enablement and operational efficiency. You take a lot of pride in excellence, wants to work in a fast-paced innovative environment and deliver highly reliable and scalable systems. You will work with highly motivated developers and infrastructure engineers in a collaborative environment to provide the automation needed to continuously improve our trading operation.

Responsibilities

  • Creating and maintaining CICD pipelines on Gitlab supporting the lifecycle of the firm's research, algo trading and post-trade systems
  • Setting up Docker hosts and Kubernetes clusters to run the systems used across the firm
  • Define auto-scaling policies and fitness functions to assure extremely high overall system availability
  • Implement toolsets for predictive monitoring and incident prevention, including full stack tracing for quick diagnostics and remediation
  • Working side by side Trade Support and Operations to investigate and diagnose production related trading incidents
  • Enabling developers, infrastructure engineers, researchers and operations through automating repetitive tasks
  • Work alongside the infrastructure, development and trading/quant teams to make sure we are using the best hardware and software solutions

Skills & Experience

  • Experience with Gitlab, SonarQube, Docker, Kubernetes, Jenkins, Terraform, Ansible
  • Proficiency in Python and/or Bash shell scripting
  • Familiarity with Linux systems
  • Basic knowledge of networking principles
  • Strong face-to-face and written communication skills
  • Curious, open-minded and pro-active
  • Taking pride in excellence and delivering high quality

Desirable, but not essential

  • A background in a proprietary trading firm
  • Knowledge of relational and timeseries databases
  • Knowledge of monitoring tools like Splunk, Elastic, Prometheus, Grafana
  • Proficiency in programming languages like C++ and Golang
  • Experience in native and consolidated market data feed processing
  • Familiar with deploying vendor software for trading systems

WHY WORK WITH US

  • A supportive and collaborative work environment where individual contributions are recognised and accomplishments are rewarded
  • Comprehensive health insurance plan
  • Gym membership fee reimbursement
  • Provision of daily breakfast and lunch
  • Team-building and social events, including boat trips and sports days

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