Job #: 2821
Title: KDB Developer
You will work on and be responsible for a large tick based KDB plant and associate access points/API for the various consumers, from quants, backtesting systems, to algo trading systems.
You will work on developing a new historical database for use by research and backtesting
You will be part of a global team of highly skilled developers
You will be able to provide input into the strategic direction for the team and provide key input in to design decisions
You will improve the system constantly to achieve stability and scale.
You will design and consult on q queries to achieve analytics objectives of the various clients.
You will partner with the local desk strategists to deliver a commercial platform, where reactivity will be key.
Strong experience in designing/building/maintaining KDB
Good team working
Exposure to Python and SQL
Knowledge of Java an advantage
Understanding of Equity Derivatives Products would be an advantage
Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills
Experience of working in an agile environment