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Python Engineer
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
London, UK
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Operating Systems
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related field
  • Experience deploying and maintaining applications. You've managed an application from the design phase through the production phase
  • Ability to look at code, figure out how it works, and identify how to make it better
  • You really like to work with people who challenge you and make you better at what you do
  • In your spare time you code, tinker, read, explore, break things, and have an insatiable curiosity for all things computer-related - you'll find like-minded people here
  • Python experience is required, daily use of most recent standards preferred
  • In-depth knowledge of the Python ecosystem, including best practices
  • Excellent design, debugging, and problem solving skills
  • Knowledge of UNIX operating systems (we use Linux), system/processor performance, and network communication
  • Help us develop software that reaches every office and department at HRT while using the latest technologies and techniques in Python and software engineering to drive improvements to our systems, new and old
  • HRT has many high-impact areas where we use Python; here's what you could work on as a Python Engineer here:
  • Improving job orchestration and scheduling in our huge compute cluster
  • Building Python tooling and environments for all developers at HRT
  • Deploying, automating, and monitoring systems for global trade management and post-trade analysis
  • Building systems for hardware verification and tooling
  • Writing software that supports data ETL pipelines covering all types of inputs, from market data to image and text processing
Hudson River Trading

501-1,000 employees

Multi-asset class quantitative trading firm
Company Overview
Hudson River Trading's mission is to bring a scientific and technological approach to financial trading.
  • Dental, Vision, Disability, Health, Life, and Supplemental Life Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Health Savings Account
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Free lunch or snacks
  • Gym membership
Company Values
  • Automation & Efficiency - We are disciples of automation and efficiency trading millions of times a day in markets around the globe. At its core, HRT is a small tech company with a big footprint
  • Code of Ethics - Our internal code of ethics far exceeds the expectations of the regulatory environment in which we operate. We are conscientious market participants advocating for fair and transparent markets for everyone. This philosophy influences every aspect of our research
  • Make it Better - Both as individuals and as a company we are tenacious. We are insatiable innovators looking to improve every aspect of our business. We don’t settle until we make it better
  • Collaboration - Collaboration sets HRT apart within our industry. We count among us many brilliant minds, but we’ve learned that the best ideas are born in a shared research and development environment
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion - At HRT, we celebrate Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. Our culture is a reflection of the individuals, across race, gender identity and expression, age, religion and worship practices, education status, nationality, and identity, who bring their varied perspectives to work
  • Togetherness - HRT is a community of friends and colleagues. Whether we are sharing a meal or competing over a game of ping pong, HRT embraces a culture of togetherness that extends far beyond the walls of our office