KDB Developer - Contract Dublin 12 Months

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    IT and Telecoms - Software Developer
  • Location
    Dublin, Dublin
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KDB Developer - Contract Dublin 12 Months. My client a leading global firm is in urgent need of a talented and experienced KDB Developer to join them on a contract basis.

You will be working as a member of the FX Algorithmic Trading Technology team, the position will be responsible for a continuous cycle of development for the FICC business - requirements gathering, application development, testing, deployment and maintenance. Your deliverables will include pricing models, execution and market making algorithms, risk management systems, market data collection, analytics, profiling and the infrastructure required to foster a low latency, agile environment. You will design, develop and test applications, working with the trading team to implement automated trading strategies and execution algorithms.
Development and enhancement of the trading infrastructure - e.g. proof of concept hardware and software research, Linux tweaking, improvements to software backbone.

Successful candidates will have Business Exposure / Knowledge. Ideally this is working in a front office capacity at either a buy or sell side firm, preferably with an exposure to both. Should have some product knowledge, preferably FICC based. Ideally will have had prior experience dealing with market data as a minimum. Must have: KDB+ (Q / K), Linux. Nice to have (any of): C, C++, Python, Shell Scripting, Linux tweaking knowledge, distributed systems. If this sounds like an interesting role drop me a CV so that we can speak in more detail.
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