Principal High Performance Compute Engineer
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Arrowstreet Capital

201-500 employees

Global equity investment strategies for institutional investors
Company Overview
Arrowstreet Capital, a Boston-based investment manager, stands out for its robust quantitative methods and structured investment process, which focus on identifying diverse investment opportunities across companies, sectors, and countries. The firm's culture is grounded in accountability and integrity, fostering a collaborative, creative, and diverse team environment that values merit and inclusivity. With a stable private partnership and a long-term orientation, Arrowstreet Capital manages approximately $100 billion for over 200 clients globally, demonstrating its industry leadership and competitive advantage.
Financial Services
Venture Capital

Company Stage

Private

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

1999

Headquarters

Boston, Massachusetts

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

5%

1 year growth

12%

2 year growth

27%
Locations
Cambridge, MA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Kubernetes
Rust
Python
Operating Systems
AWS
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related discipline
  • Extensive experience working with large, high-performance, distributed systems
  • Excellent software architecture design skills
  • Thorough understanding of computer systems architecture, operating systems, I/O and memory
  • Experience designing and developing complex production systems in Python or another object-oriented language
  • Proven experience with developing cloud native solutions on public cloud, preferably AWS
  • Understanding of financial mathematics and trading strategies is very desirable
  • Experience working with k8s is a plus
  • Data Engineering experience is a plus
  • Enjoy analytical problem solving
  • Attention to detail, drive, energy, enthusiasm and maturity
Responsibilities
  • Design, develop, and support compute platforms both on premise and on AWS
  • Work closely with members of the Research group to review and define requirements for systems that simulate the impact of a large number of variations to the primary investment strategies
  • Develop design proposals for innovative technical solutions that meet the business requirements with high performance, scalability, and maintainability, primarily using Python, C#, and/or Rust
  • Lead technical design discussions within the team to gather feedback, discuss the merits and risks of different approaches, and reach consensus on the target architecture
  • Manage software projects from end-to-end including requirements gathering, design, development, testing, project management, and support functions
  • Provide guidance to other team members on development tasks
  • Promote high quality code via code reviews
  • Provide production support for the platform to prevent disruptions to investment processes
Desired Qualifications
  • Understanding of financial mathematics and trading strategies
  • Experience working with k8s
  • Data Engineering experience