Volant is a technology-driven trading firm made up of a close-knit group of quantitative traders and technologists. For over 10 years we have specialized in automated options, futures and equities trading from our offices in New York, Chicago, and Hong Kong. We pride ourselves on our entrepreneurial culture, flat hierarchy, and cross team collaboration. This is a permanent, full-time New-York (head office) based position.
As a senior member of our technology team, you’ll be working with traders and quantitative analysts to support their research and execute their strategies. Using your deep understanding of software design principles, you will actively participate in all aspects of creating our trading system. You'll join a close-knit team of agile, talented software designers. In this group, we see our contribution directly impact our bottom line.
As our software architect, you will have the opportunity to do the following:
Required experience in some, though not necessarily all, of the following:
You do not need experience with finance or trading to apply; we will train you in these areas, but an interest in finance and financial markets is advantageous in this role.