Job Description :
ROLE:KDB Developer LOCATION: Dallas TX DURATION:12 Months Quantitative Investment Strategies Team Profile: This business is a key growth area for the firm and this role will be an essential part of the ongoing effort to expand our offering to clients. The team works closely with the business and is focused on delivering cutting-edge technology to the firm's internal and external clients. A key part of this is the development of a new consolidated KDB platform to manage all the data requirements around these products while developing new tools and systems to streamline business processes and enable the business to expand into new areas. The role involves all aspects of the software development life cycle: analysis, design and implementation. We need a flexible and practical technologist who demonstrates excellent problem solving skills, enjoys all aspects of software development and will contribute to the success of the team. Role Profile: You will work on and be responsible for a large tick based KDB plant and associate access points/API for the various consumers, from quants, backtesting systems, to algo trading systems. You will work on developing a new historical database for use by research and backtesting You will be part of a global team of highly skilled developers You will be able to provide input into the strategic direction for the team and provide key input in to design decisions You will improve the system constantly to achieve stability and scale. You will design and consult on q queries to achieve analytics objectives of the various clients. You will partner with the local desk strategists to deliver a commercial platform, where reactivity will be key. Desired Skills: Strong experience in designing/building/maintaining KDB Good team working Exposure to Python and SQL Knowledge of Java an advantage Understanding of Equity Derivatives Products would be an advantage Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills Experience of working in an agile environment Thanks& Regards Supriya Pathak Direct EXT-100 Phone E-mail: