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Walton, New York - USD Full Time Posted: Saturday, 9 November 2019

Software Controls Engineer

eTrading, C++, Java, Python

Financial Services - Investment Bank

New York City

Full time - Permanent

Job Function:


fantastic opportunity has been made available for a top Investment Bank in NYC.

My client is looking for a Software Controls Engineer to sit within the

Electronic Trading Compliance division and manage regulatory, operational and

reputational risk related to electronic trading activities.

This role provides broad exposure to individuals across products, market structures across the globe, various algorithmic trading strategies and technology systems. The team does in-depth analysis of order flows across different types of activities, such as market making, risk facilitation and agency trading. The role challenges the individuals to become subject matter experts in electronic markets, understand trading software stack, understand business and regulatory concerns, and devising automated control mechanisms to improve our control structure.


Understanding software components of different trading systems written in Java/C++/Python

Understanding business context and trading activity profile (eg, securities traded, order types, market rules, regulations)

Evaluating control algorithm design and effectiveness through reviewing the software code

Evaluating design of regression tests, devising scenarios to evaluate a range of conditions, including extreme market movements and boundary cases

Provide thought leadership to review, analyze impact of and implement controls for new electronic trading regulatory requirements

Experience required:

Bachelor or Masters in computer science, technology or related field. Also open to those with relevant technical experience

1-3 years of experience in code development

Knowledge of C++/Java/Python

Strong knowledge of data structures and algorithms

Strong written and verbal communication skills and ability to multitask

Preferred experience:

Experience in algorithmic trading technology

Experience in functional testing

General understanding of a wide range of financial products

*Please apply with your up to date resume for immediate consideration*

Walton, New York, United States of America
Chase International Partners
Chase International Partners
11/9/2019 6:37:57 AM

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