R / Python Trading Strategies Application Developer - Northbrook, IL


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R / Python Trading Strategies Application Developer - Northbrook, IL


Northbrook, IL 



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per year


IT-Software Development: Enterprise Software Implementation & Consulting, General-Other: IT-Software Development, Software-System Architecture, Software-Web Development

Job Description:

R / Python Trading Strategies Application Developer
The department is responsible for generating trading strategies and other portfolio and risk management tools.  Applications Developers will be responsible for assisting in the software development and maintenance of these proprietary in-house trading models.
- Collaborate with Associates to automate proprietary trading models.
- Build, test and maintain these tools to guarantee all requirements are met.
- Bachelor’s degree (or currently enrolled) in Mathematics, Computer Science, Statistics, Physics, Financial Economics or related field.
- 0-2 years of experience.
- Proficiency in Python and R.
- Experience in Databases (MySQL, SQL, etc.).
- Familiarity of other compiled and scripting languages (Java, C++, PHP, etc.).
- Knowledge of Linux.
- Familiarity with data integrity.
- Excellence in problem solving and analysis.
- Ability to organize, prioritize and multitask.
- Strong understanding of financial markets.
- Experience working with large data sets.
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Next Step Systems
Chicago, IL, United States

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