Job title: Senior Python Developer
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Technology
Expertise: Pandas Python Linux NumPy Project Management SciPy Trading
Skills: Python Data Structures Linux Project Management Trading
Salary type: Annual
Salary: Negotiable
Location: New York, NY
Job published: 08/02/2022
Job ID: 33099

Job Description

A global hedge fund is hiring a Senior Python Developer in Chicago to join a team responsible for designing and developing tools and infrastructure used by Traders and Quantitative Researchers.


Provide cutting-edge machine learning technology solutions that expand their existing trading platform. You will be presented with an opportunity to work on high-profile projects that have an impact on trading the systems are proprietary and you will be working with talented engineers building from the ground up.



  • Manage the day-to-day technology requirements for proprietary HPC trading systems.
  • Collaborate with other engineers, traders, and researchers to design custom frameworks and solutions to all types of trading problems.
  • Use the latest Machine learning technology to solve live trading problems.
  • Write performance-sensitive code and APIs for market connectivity and live market data research.
  • Lead design discussions and conduct code reviews to maintain high standards and quality.



  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or related Engineering discipline
  • Years of experience building demanding, live systems in Python
  • In-depth knowledge of Python and keeps up with current standards (3.6 onwards)
  • Solid understanding of data structures
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Familiarity with Linux
  • Ability to mentor and lead projects


Bonus points

  • Experience in the trading industry
  • Knowledge of Anaconda
  • Familiarity with the scientific python stack (pandas, NumPy, SciPy, TensorFlow) - Please follow Algo Capital for the latest job updates.