Full-Time

Senior Quantitiatve Developer

Posted on 5/1/2024

Quest Partners

Quest Partners

11-50 employees

Quantitative trading across global markets

Financial Services
Data & Analytics

Senior

New York, NY, USA

Required Skills
Python
Data Structures & Algorithms
Apache Spark
SQL
Requirements
  • Bachelors, Masters or PhD in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics; or equivalent experience
  • 4+ years of experience working with large amounts of financial data (ideally FX or Futures)
  • Passion for the financial markets
  • Knowledge of Algorithms and Data Structures
  • Advanced working SQL knowledge and experience working with relational databases
  • Proficient in SQL, Python and any OOPL (e.g. C#)
  • Knowledge about industry best practices in CI/CD and leveraging AWS cloud technologies to build solutions
  • Knowledge building and optimizing 'big data' data pipelines, architectures and data sets
  • Strong analytical skills related to working with unstructured datasets
  • Working knowledge of message queuing, stream processing, and highly scalable 'big data' data stores
  • Should be organized, detail-oriented, and comfortable managing multiple work streams
Responsibilities
  • Onboard data by working with different sources/stores of data (OneTick, CQG, ICE, Bloomberg, Refinitiv, etc.)
  • Setup robust, performant, and resilient data workflows from ingesting data to creating enriched datasets for research
  • Engineer ETL frameworks with cutting-edge technologies such as Snowflake, Airflow, Apache Spark, Python etc. to enhance the foundational technology infrastructure of the firm
  • Perform root cause analysis on internal and external data and processes to answer specific business questions and identify opportunities for improvement
  • Enhance the research platform by creating/deploying CICD methodologies to deploy the full stack from data to trading strategies
  • Work on improving the backtesting engine by adding research specific features and reducing latency etc.

Quest Partners LLC excels in systematic, quantitative trading processes, making it an esteemed place to work in the financial industry. By focusing on sophisticated models aimed at evaluating trades through the concept of convexity, the firm upholds a competitive edge in capturing price movements across 80 global markets. This strategic approach, combined with a commitment to deliver alpha and hedge market risks, provides employees with a dynamic and intellectually stimulating environment that nurtures professional growth and innovation.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2001

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

9%

1 year growth

28%

2 year growth

80%
INACTIVE