Senior KDB Developer

Recruiter
MC Partners
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
26 Jul 2017
Expires
15 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent

Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop and test software to source, enrich and maintain data from a variety of sources
  • Collaborate closely with quant researchers to understand their data requirements
  • Work with technology operations to provide 2nd/3rd level application support as required.
  • Collaborate closely with peers to ensure consistency and re-use of software components globally
  • Explore new ideas in a data engineering ecosystem and apply them to solve data management and integrity problems.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor Degree in Engineering, Computer Science or a related subject.
  • 3+ years strong programming experience on Linux Q/KDB+ and financial datasets.
  • Excellent debugging and skills
  • Familiarity with database technologies and dealing with large datasets.
  • Team player with excellent communication skills

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Exposure to (Python, C, C++), considered an advantage.
  • Knowledge of trading and market microstructure considered a plus.