Specialist Front End C# Application Developer--Proprietary Trading Firm-San Francisco, USA
Date:02 Jul 2013
Location:United States, San Francisco
Salary:120,000 - 150,000£ per Annum
Specialist Front End C# Application Developer-Proprietary Trading Firm-San Francisco, USA Circa $120,000-150,000 plus competitive bonus structure/benefits Ability to fly in exceptional candidates from across USA
Key Skills: C#, GUI, WCF, WPF, TCP/IP, trading, bank, hedge fund, SQL, Object Orientated, C#, San Francisco, West Coast.
My client is highly successful and profitable proprietary trading firm with offices located across the United States. The firm was formed by a number of very experienced traders and computer scientists, with a huge wealth of experience in the electronic trading space, and the team deploys cutting edge trading strategies across a broad spectrum of financial products and markets. Their primary focus is equity option market making and they are members of a number of major US option exchanges, including NYSE/Arca, CBOE, NASDAQ OMX/PHLX, NYSE/Amex Options and BATS. Most traders act as electronic option market makers, and they work closely with a dedicated team of software developers and analysts in order to create technology and trading tools to optimize trading performance.
Through excellent profits and continued focus on top technical talent, the team is looking to bring on board a specialist Application Developer with experience in C# and Dot Net technologies to work full time in their San Francisco Office. As a key member of the development team your primary responsibility will be designing/developing and testing applications that achieve efficient trading solutions. The ideal candidate will have experience in developing C# .NET based TCP/IP socket-based communication, multi-threaded parallel processing and sophisticated yet intuitive GUI desktop applications. The firm is open to seeing candidate from across the USA and will fly strong candidates in for interviews.
Skillset for Specialist Front End C# Application Developer-Proprietary Trading Firm-San Francisco, USA;
Strong Experience in developing C# .NET based TCP/IP socket-based communication, multi-threaded parallel processing and sophisticated yet intuitive GUI desktop applications.
SQL and relational databases knowledge
Experience in Object Oriented Analysis and Design
Knowledge of DevExpress product is strongly preferred.
Optional: Shell Script, PERL.
Specialist Front End C# Application Developer-Proprietary Trading Firm-San Francisco, USA;
Developing stand alone applications for Equity Option Market Makers
Developer applications that broadcast risk information to Windows GUI clients through TCP/IP socket communication.
Responding to large volumes of market data client orders
Liaising with U.S. trading teams, including traders, mathematicians and Quants to interpret and implement their needs
This a fantastic opportunity for an exceptional C# GUI application developer to join an industry leading proprietary trading firm with a presence across the USA. The firm places developers on the same level as its traders and the role would involve direct collaboration with Front Office in order to implement their needs and improve the trading system. As such the firm is open and collaborative and developers are expected to contribute their own ideas from day one. Compensation will be very strong and reflect the Front Office nature of the role.
If this position sounds like it might be of interest, please apply by sending in your resume/CV to firstname.lastname@example.org, or alternatively directly to my personal work email address email@example.com. For more information please call 00-44-207-019-4163.