Senior Software Engineer

Location: New York, NY
Position Overview
Our client is the leading generator of top quality data and analytics to Big Banks, Hedge Funds and Pension Funds, and are building new scalable systems to bring transparency, efficiency and excellence to the financial markets. They are connecting to a variety of data sources across the world and streaming high frequency real time data into analytics systems.

This team is aggressively looking to hire motivated and talented Software Engineers (at all levels) to join this effort. You will be working with a group of technologists passionate about pushing the boundaries of technology and delivering innovative product solutions. The role involves Software Development, Systems Architecture and Design, Product Ownership and Data Science.

Financial experience is not required but an interest in it is, therefore, if you’re a serious technologist who has always wanted to get into the FinTech industry, this is the ideal opportunity as you’ll be working with cutting edge technologies while building cross asset financial knowledge on Indices, Rates, Equities and Commodities markets.

Technology stack: C++, Scala, Python, JavaScript, Kafka, Spark, Machine Learning.
Location: The team is spread across NYC and San Francisco so you could work from either office, per your preference.

  • 2+ years of software engineering experience in object-oriented and/or functional programming
  • Strong communication, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Solid understanding of data structures and algorithms
  • Experience in agile and test driven development
  • Experience in designing and working with large scale systems, full stack development
  • Interest in machine learning, finance and open source technologies
About MGRS Group
MGRS Group specializes in the placement of information technologists, with a very specific focus on object-oriented programmers. We effectively recruit for C/C++, C# and Java Software Engineers as well as Ruby on Rails, PHP, Python and Perl Developers. We work with the most talented developers in this business, at all levels in their career and within various areas such as Research and Development (R&D), Market Data, Trading Systems, HFT, Low Latency, Data Science, Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing (NLP), Artificial Intelligence (AI), Business Intelligence (BI), Big Data Analytics, Cloud Computing, Mobile Development, Websphere Portal and Business Integration.
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