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Lead Quant Developer – Systematic Equities | New York

Leading Multi-Strategy IM

New York

New Listing

Salary: $250-600k TC



One of the world’s most prestigious hedge funds is looking for a founding Quant Developer for one of their systematic investment teams. This is a high impact role, within a small, entrepreneurial team, where you will be building robust and scalable trading infrastructure.

Collaborating with the senior PM and researchers in a high-performing team, work will cover everything from data ingestion, model estimation, trade execution and monitoring trade/position/risk, etc., through to building out backtester for equity focused systematic strategies.

The successful Quant Developer will be an outstanding communicator, and a fantastic problem-solver with strong analytical skills.

Skills and Experience Required

  • 2+ years of software engineering experience in a collaborative environment
  • Proficiency in Python, and SQL in Linux environment
  • Bachelor’s, Master’s, or PhD degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Applied Mathematics, Statistics or related STEM field from a top-tier university
  • Real-time systems and operating systems experience
  • Experience working in Linux and the cloud

Benefits & Incentives:

  • Significant salary + bonus + benefits
  • Dynamic, fast-paced environment; excellent career growth opportunities
  • Collaborative culture and an energetic, dynamic engineering atmosphere
  • Build and share knowledge with the smartest engineers in the industry