Posted 17 days ago

Software Engineer Quantitative Python SQL - Buy Side

New York, United States | $200,000 - $300,000 USD per yearManaged by: USA Team

Software Engineer / Developer (Quantitative Python SQL) New York / WFH to $300k+

Are you a Software Engineer with strong Python and SQL coding skills combined with experience of working in a buy-side environment?

You could be progressing your career working on complex, real-time systems at a global Systematic Trading firm, with continual learning, development and problem solving opportunities.

As a Software Engineer you'll build components for both live trading and simulation, refining and increasing automation and robustness of the research infrastructure including alpha estimation, risk modelling and back-testing.

You'll be using Python and SQL to maintain and update the research platform, ensuring its stability, robustness and security as well as developing robust data checking and storage procedures and troubleshooting / resolving any systems related issues, code fixes and enhancements.

Location / WFH:

You'll join a highly talented team in the New York office three days a week with flexibility to work from home the other two days.


  • You are a Software Engineer with experience of designing and developing research and live trading infrastructure at a buy-side firm (i.e. Hedge Fund or systematic trading company)
  • You have expertise with Python
  • You're fluent with SQL and have experience with database design and large data sets
  • You have experience handling connections to execution / trade order management systems
  • Experience with C++ and KDB would also be of benefit
  • You're collaborative with excellent English language communication skills
  • You are degree educated, likely to MSc / PhD level - Computer Science or Quantitative discipline

Salary & benefits:

As a Software Engineer / Developer you will earn a competitive salary (to $250k - $300k base) plus significant bonus and benefits package (c100%).

Apply now to find out more about this Software Engineer (Quantitative Python SQL Buy Side) opportunity.

At Client Server we believe in a diverse workplace that allows people to play to their strengths and continually learn. We're an equal opportunities employer whose people come from all walks of life and will never discriminate based on race, colour, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. The clients we work with share our values.

Ref: BB/21147/B/KS/100524_1715340302

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