Software Engineer

We are looking for a Software Engineer to join our fast moving team. The ideal candidate is a technical wunderkind with an excellent understanding of cloud computing and an independent work style.

If you're interested in applying for this role, email with your resume and we'll get back to you ASAP. 

Top Reasons to Work with Us
- Have an impact on and change the way the hedge fund industry works.
- Have ownership of your project and be given freedom to take them in directions that benefit the company.
- Be part of a team with strong backgrounds in trading system development, strong business acumen, and with excellent connections into the quant industry. 
- Quantiacs has substantial funding with long-lasting investor commitments and a clear roadmap to become a thriving business.
- Get into the fast paced world of algorithmic trading

Directions this role can go
(Much of this role will be a choose your own adventure style)
- Building scalable trading algorithm evaluation infrastructure
- Creating high performance trading algorithm backtesting tools
- Developing novel statistical tests for submitted algorithms
- Building market data pipelines
- Interfacing with our global quant community
- Supporting our open source backtesting toolbox.
Desired Qualifications
- 3+ years experience in software engineering
- 2+ years experience in Python (Matlab is a plus)
- Demonstrated success in building cloud applications on AWS or Azure
- Experience with cloud security
- Project management experience ranging from gathering requirements, creating technical specifications, generating good documentation, to managing a project timeline
- Strong interest in quantitative finance
- Must be self-motivated and have strong verbal and written communication skills