Quant Developer in New York, NY at Open Systems Technologies

Date Posted: 11/12/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    New York, NY
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 3 year(s)
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

A hedge fund management firm is currently seeking a Quant Developer to join their team in New York City. 

As a Quant Developer, you will support a team of researchers to build software infrastructure to productionize trading ideas.


  • Develop and improve research & portfolio infrastructure for a quantitative based investing system
  • Develop code to help with portfolio construction including factor optimization and machine learning
  • Work on additional projects related to systems integration, analytics and data engineering
  • Write efficient, modular, and dependable code, packages, libraries, and scripts
  • Document all work extensively and train teammates on use of work products you develop


  • Must have a Master's degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 3+ years of professional experience developing infrastructure to support quantitative investing
  • Hands-on experience developing back-testing systems and research infrastructure
  • Strong programming skills in Python and SQL
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and proven ability to collaborate with others
  • Experience developing tools & optimizers to manage exposures preferred, but not required
Job category:
  • Information Technology
Job keywords:
  • Quantitative
  • Python
  • SQL
  • Developer