An elite global asset management firm is building a new tech hub out of their Austin TX location in support of large-scale initiatives related to trading systems, research data, and analytics calculations across a diverse array of financial investments that enable precise risk calculations and wise investment decisions.
You will be responsible for the architecture, design and development of a comprehensive suite of applications and tools on the firm s data analytics platform, which empower quantitative researchers to generate models for asset allocation, portfolio risk, and actionable investment insights for the firm s clients.
Technologists on this team partner closely with strategists and researchers: creating complex data models, scenario analysis applications and sophisticated calculation engines, and helping improve their flagship application infrastructure.
Strong hands-on Python and/ or Java application development experience in a production level environment
Experience developing RESTful web services using Java or Python
Interest in / experience facing off with quantitative researchers to build models in Python and project managers, stakeholders and clients to gather requirements and design solutions
Prior exposure to financial environments preferred
Intermediate knowledge of SQL / Database Query
BS or MS in Computer Science or related field