Senior C# .Net with Hedge fund industry background (Must) Must have post trade life cycle experience.
Location: NYC or Chicago, IL (Remote to begin. Will be onsite around June/July). Can work remotely upto 4 days a week as well.
This will be a daily rate project paying approx $700/day corp 2 corp
This role is with a Asset Management firm based out of NYC or Chicago, IL.
The role will start remote but will go onsite post covid in about 5-6 months. We need people local to NY or Chicago as they can sit in any of these locations
Hedge fund industry experience will be a must and understanding of post trade life cycle ideal
Some Cloud experience will be a huge plus (AWS, Google Cloud Platform or Azure)
As an Operations Technology Engineer, you will be responsible for playing a key role in designing, testing, deploying, and maintaining the firms critical trade management system. The successful candidate is expected to work closely with the team lead and manager, as he/she works either independently or within a team. He/she should be self-motivated and have a deep passion for technology with concentrated focus on the .NET based technologies with a heavy focus on distributed systems and high volume processing.
The person in this role must have a strong understanding of software lifecycle and design of multi-tier/distributed systems. In addition to strong technical skills, the candidate must have excellent communication/interpersonal skills, possess a strong ability to work independently or as a team member and a working knowledge of market structure and trading systems in domestic and international markets.
The candidate must be able to explain and discuss complex ideas clearly and effectively to a variety of different audiences, with different degrees of technical prowess. A strong desire to learn and gain exposure to the business side of a trading operation with focus on post-trade processing related aspects of the business is critical to success in this position.
System design and enhancements on multithreaded, high volume trade flow processingCapable of making independent decisions while mitigating riskDemonstrate an ownership mentality in all aspects of the firms trade management systemsMust be able to work in a fast paced environment and be able to multi-task between second-line support and strategic development responsibilities.
In order to effectively represent our team and communicate with the users, we are expecting that you will have the below qualifications:
5+ years of experience in a formal enterprise-level development environment in C#.Strong experience in multi-threaded programming and object oriented designStrong experience building connected, service-oriented applicationsExperience and familiarity with an enterprise messaging systemsExcellent verbal and written communication skillsExperience in Dev/Ops (JIRA / Git / Team City / Octopus Deploy)Ability to communicate via producing documentation at all levels, client service and technical writing skills, coupled with a strong interest in further developing and integrating systems knowledge with technology skills
Its a plus if you have prior experience in any of the following:
Agile software development conceptsBehavior and test-driven developmentFull stack software development, including Web and mobile frameworks such as React JS, AngularKnowledge of FIX protocolMS SQLFamiliarity with US and International Equity, Fixed Income and Commodity marketsUnderstanding of post-trade lifecycle