Senior kdb+ Developer

TWO PERMANENT Positions offered in New York.

Responsibilities:

Installation and configuration of kdb+ software on the customers evaluation hardware Working with the client to define the evaluation technical requirements and objectives. Recommendations regarding the technical specifications of the evaluation hardware. Defining data schema’s and data storage mechanisms. Connecting kdb+ software to internal and external data feeds. Development of loader scripts in the Q language which allow the client to build a kdb+ database. Construction of low latency queries in the Q language. Design of a instruction engines, strategy back-testing engines and reporting applications. Interface work associated with other in house client applications. Technical benchmarking of the Q queries and data capture insert rates.

Skills and Requirements:

Bachelors degree or foreign equivalent in Computer Science or a related field plus two years of financial industry experience.

The required experience in the job offered or related occupation must include Installation and configuration of kdb+ software on the customers evaluation hardware; Defining data schema’s and data storage mechanisms; Connecting kdb+ software to internal and external data feeds; Development of loader scripts in the Q language which allow the client to build a kdb+ database; and Interfacing work associated with other in house client applications.

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