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This project was awarded to mattsrinc for $120 USD.

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Hi Matt, Happy New Year! We have a new project for you. The LinkedIn login is the same as what you have now.

We are looking for someone who is willing to work the overnight (Asian hours of trading) shift out of our NYC office. We would like someone with electronic trading experience and some technical skill – scripting in Bash or Python.

Job description

Key Responsibilities

Support overnight trading activity – 5:00PM to 1:30AM Eastern time in the NY office

Closely monitor client orders within proprietary algorithmic trading environment

1st level phone support of traders, including confirming trade status and performing cancelations

2nd level troubleshooting LINUX/UNIX system-level trading issues anywhere between EMS/FIX and Exchange

Writing python scripts to enhance trading system support processes

Analyzing client order flow, algorithmic behavior, and monitoring trade slippage

Interact daily with electronic trading clients via phone and instant message

Consult clients and recommend algorithms based on client trading objectives

Additional analytical duties as assigned

Desired Skills and Experience


Minimum Bachelors' degree

Unix scripting experience (e.g. BASH)

Ability to handle pressure while troubleshooting real-time trading systems

1-3 years of experience working in a trading or IT environment

Excellent oral and written communication skills

Suggested / Preferred:

Trading System Support experience

Experience working in global, 24-hour electronic trading support team

Knowledge of exchange traded futures and government bonds

Working knowledge of FIX and ability to perform FIX Certifications

Knowledge of electronic trading systems

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