C++ Execution Developer

19 Jan
East New York



    GQR is currently seeking top C++ developers for a tier-1 investment banking client located in New York City. The organization is looking for exceptional individuals with a deep knowledge of C++/Java and has worked on order management systems (OMS) and/or execution.

    Essential Skills:

    • 2+ yrs of experience working in development for Equities Electronic Trading platforms
    • 5 years of C++/Java development experience within Capital Markets
    • Sits on the Equities Technology Team, works closely with electronic trading


    Role Description: 

    The successful candidate will join the global team, continuously improving an electronic trading platform that is strategic for several lines of business of the firm. The candidate would join the Equity Derivative Technology team responsible for supporting and enhancing an electronic trading platform for the securities and derivatives businesses. The team, while having a global presence, requires experienced, dedicated members to ensure functionality of the platform matches the specifics of the local markets and users.

    Compensation: Competitive

    Start Date: ASAP

    Length: Permanent

    Location: New York



    This is an exciting opportunity for a C++ Developer to work at a world renowned financial agency. The organization has a phenomenal reputation and fascinating growth plans -- as this role is due to team growth itself. Apply now by sending an up to date CV and cover note to Brittany Rosario-Gregory at brittany.rosario-gregory@gqrgm.com

AVP - CCAR Model Audit

19 Jan
East New York

VP in Model Risk Audit with strong CCAR and IMM experience for a top tier investment bank. Looking for someone who has 1-5 years of professional experience and 1-3 years within investment banking. Must have excellent communication skills and a strong desire/ability to get up to speed on new regulatory initiatives such as FRTB and Basel IV. Compensation is competitive and the role is urgent. Ph.D required.

Java Algo Developer - Options Smart Order Router

18 Jan
East New York

A tier one investment bank is looking to hire a lead engineer to help build, implement and manage the next generation proprietary equity options smart order router. They will be joining a small and collaborate unit of traders, researchers and technologists and will be responsible for all phases of the software development life cycle.

These responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Build highly scalable, low-latency electronic trading software leveraging the firm's proprietary infrastructure, including implementation of both core platform electronic trading infrastructure as well as customer facing order routing business logic.
  • Requirements gathering from internal franchise derivatives trading desk and external institutional clients, creating technical designs and specifications, development of proprietary order routing software in Java, end to end testing of the entire trading stack, and serving as point of contact for real-time production trading support for order flow.
  • Create infrastructure for systematic trade profitability analysis on listed options trades done by internal trading desks and external clients and use this analysis to provide research based trading recommendations for flow internalization and customer trade facilitation

Preferred skills include but are not limited to:

  • Knowledge and experience with C++, Java, Python, Perl, SQL, Relational DB systems
  • Windows and Linux/Unix; Real-time, high-volume, high-capacity, low-latency multi-threaded systems; Understanding of equity markets - micro and macro market structure
  • Technical experience in the investment banking or financial industry.

Senior Python Developer

18 Jan
East New York


A quantitative hedge fund manager, is seeking computer scientists who love to code to join their team.

This firm creates model-driven strategies that are traded systematically in the global markets. Technology is critical to all aspects of business and is part of the firm's DNA.

You will be working with an extraordinarily successful investment manager, a spin-off of a major investment bank's proprietary trading unit. It is headed by one of the most interesting minds in finance. Using quantitative, model-driven, intensive research-based strategies, our client has carved itself a unique space in the global market. A commitment to talent and cutting edge technology make this small, agile group a highly desirable employer.


This is a newly created role in a seriously talented development team building large scale tools to support a rapidly increasing business. 
Working in an Agile team you will be involved in daily stand-ups where the latest methodologies are considered the norm. This is a heavy Linux/Unix stack working with SQL in a continuous integration
development environment. 
You'll get a chance to put your 'problem solving hat' on where complex problems are aplenty. 

You will be an experienced Python developer with at least 6 years of commercial experience. We are looking for an experienced Python dev with production dev experience.
As an experienced Python developer you will have experience developing highly scalable solutions in an Agile development environment working across Sprint teams in a continuous deployment lifecycle. 
You will have commercial, hands on experience with all or some of the following tech skills:
* Python and Unix
* RDBMS experience with: Oracle or PostGres or SQL
* Any familiarity with Pyramid, Flask or other Python frameworks would be highly sought after but not essential
* C++ or Java background (server side OOP) would be desirable

This is an organization that has a reputation for employing the best talent. A competitive package is on offer with a company that values the importance of work\life balance. 
If you're interested in learning more about this opportunity please contact Hashaam Masood on 917 300 0499 or email hashaam.masood@gqrgm.com

What to do next:

If this role sounds like the perfect job for you, apply below! Alternatively, if you’re not quite ready to apply or have some questions

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Sr Software Developer

17 Jan
East New York

GQR is currently seeking top talent in the software development space for a top tier investment bank located in New York City. The organization is looking for individuals with exceptional hands-on experience in software development preferably proficiency in .NET and C#. 

  • Strong development skills (.NET/C#, OOP, Design Patterns)
  • Experience with WCF, WPF
  • Strong database knowledge
  • Experience with database performance and tuning a plus
  • Understanding of Agile Concepts Desired Skills
  • Experience with HTML5
  • Experience with Test Driven Development
  • Experience with PerfMon Minimal Education and field of study required for the position
  • Knowledge of stock loan / equity swaps a plus
  • Knowledge of the trade lifecycle (Trading, Middle Office, Settlements) a plus
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer science or equivalent Minimal Experience required (# of years of experience) including field and industry



Compensation: Competitive

Start Date: ASAP

Length: Permanent

Location: New York City (relocation assistance available)


This is an exciting opportunity for a web developer to work at a world renowned investment bank. The organization has a phenomenal reputation and fascinating growth plans.  Apply now by sending an up to date CV and cover note to Brittany Rosario-Gregory at brittany.rosario-gregory@gqrgm.com