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Hiring additional members for a core team, involved in an exciting quant engineering effort. Our group provides institutional trading-related services to clients with a global, multi-asset investment footprint. Get involved from the ground-up, as we design, architect and build a state-of-the-art platform, to empower extensive research and real-time analytics, in support of a global, multi-asset trading organization. Help us build a fast-paced, ambitious, yet cerebral and collegial culture of a start-up effort, while enjoying the benefits of an established, stable firm and one of the world's greatest financial services companies.
Junior Engineer - Responsibilities
Play a significant role in design, architecture and implementation of:
Trading research platform
Real-time decision support service
Reporting platform and service
Build a historical and real-time data management platform for a global, multi-asset trading organization
Embrace and promote API-driven solutions, utilizing open source resources and cloud-based architecture
Develop quant libraries for research and production
Create backtesting and simulation tools, for development and testing of execution tactics, creation of trading signals, studies of PM and trader behavior...
Implement a system of data quality checks
Put into production trading signals, analytics and decision support tools created through the quant research process
Implement workflow tools and automation to mitigate risks associated with trade execution
Uses existing and emerging technology platforms to design, develop and document technically detailed applications. S/he writes new complex systems (a grouping of programs involving multiple levels of table dimension and internal sorts that accomplishes a particular new function), designs and codes programs and creates test transactions. S/he also analyzes organizational needs and goals to develop and implement application systems. Provides application software development services or technical support in situations of moderate complexity. May also be responsible for requirements gathering and BRD/SRD preparation. Has thorough knowledge of the Software Development Life Cycle. Conducts reviews of the test Plan and test Data. Programming well-designed, testable, efficient code. Analyze, design and develop tests and test-automation suites. Develop flowcharts, layouts and documentation to satisfy requirements and solutions. Maintain software functionality and currency (technical debt and gain). Actively participate in code reviews. Integrate software components into a fully functional software system. Apply security and privacy principles. Execute full lifecycle software development. Develop software verification plans and quality assurance procedures. Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade existing systems. Ensure software is updated with latest features. Participate in deployment process following all change controls. Provide ongoing maintenance, support and enhancements in existing systems and platforms. Provide recommendations for continuous improvement. Active learning engagement. Complete all required mandatory training / policy awareness curricula on time. Use learning tools such as Pluralsight to complete both recommended and aspirational targets set in personal development plans. Demonstrate team work. Leverage existing products/functionality and promote reuse. Work alongside other engineers on the team to elevate technology and consistently apply best practices. Collaborate closely with all the other members of the team to take shared responsibility for the overall efforts that the team has committed to. Collaborate cross-functionally with data engineers, business users, project managers and other engineers to achieve elegant solutions. Utilize local meetups to gain and share knowledge. Compiles documentation written by more senior developers of all procedures used in system. Acts as mentor to junior level engineers.
Keen understanding of REST, gRPC and other API-related frameworks, concepts and tools
Passion for high performance, low latency computing systems
Experience with real-time systems
Proficiency with AWS, Azure or other cloud-based environments
Handling real-time market data feeds across asset classes and regions
Deep knowledge of time series database technologies
Experience in PostgreSQL, Redis and other DB solutions
Experience with containerization frameworks, Docker a plus
Version control software, such as Git and Gitlab
Integration and unit testing
Understanding of ML and optimization technologies
Understanding of financial engineering and mathematical finance concepts a plus
UX design experience is desirable
BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities/Females/Individuals With Disabilities/Protected Veterans. Our ambition is to build the best global team - one that is representative and inclusive of the diverse talent, clients and communities we work with and serve - and to empower our team to do their best work. We support wellbeing and a balanced life, and offer a range of family-friendly, inclusive employment policies and employee forums.
Primary Location: United States-New York-New York Internal Jobcode: 96110 Job: Information Technology Organization: Asset Servicing Technology-HR07302 Requisition Number: 2012363