Added on November 19, 2012
Tower Research Capital LLC, a high-frequency proprietary trading firm founded in 1998, seeks a Django Developer to help create a framework for and lead the development of in-house systems and tools. These systems and tools will be used by internal teams to organize data and to automate and improve processes. The Django Developer will be exposed to a range of technologies, challenging projects, and ideas.
As a Django Developer, you will create and expand our in-house tools and help to develop an agile framework that adapts to quickly evolving business requirements.
Your responsibilities will include:
Designing a platform for the development of in-house tools Working with and supporting other technical team members Liaising with business teams to develop informational systems Liaising with technical teams to develop systems and network interfaces
Expert knowledge of programming concepts and object-oriented programming Fluency in Python and experience in architecting a large Django site of loosely coupled applications Extensive experience working with relational databases and handling large datasets Strong knowledge of web programming concepts and experience in developing web-based applications Expertise with MySQL and AJAX/JS Experience with HTTP servers and caching Strong Linux skills Strong understanding of RESTful web services (a plus) Exposure to systems and/or network automation (a plus) Excellent communication skills and fluency in English
Additionally, we are seeking someone who is:
Self-starting and can work autonomously in a larger team Committed to following best practices Keenly interested in developing technologies Enthusiastic about test-driven development Able to learn quickly and take on new responsibilities as priorities change Organized and detail-oriented
Financial experience is not required.
Tower’s main office and garden roofdeck are located in TriBeCa, a neighborhood in downtown Manhattan. While we work hard, Tower’s cubicle-free workplace, jeans-clad workforce, and well-stocked kitchens reflect the premium the firm places on quality of life. Benefits include:
Competitive salary 401(k) with company matching Five weeks of paid vacation per year plus nine paid holidays Free breakfast, lunch, and snacks on a daily basis Free gym membership Free tickets to New York events, including the US Open and TriBeCa Film Festival
Please send your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please entitle your email “Django Developer: [Your Name].”
Tower is not accepting third-party resume submissions for this position.
Tower and Ambrose Employer Group LLC are committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all employees, including qualified employment applicants. The companies strive to maintain an environment free of discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship, or any other protected category or characteristics as defined by federal, state, or local laws. This equal employment opportunity policy applies to all employment practices, including but not limited to recruiting, hiring, advertising, promotion, transfer, reductions in force, social and recreational programs, training, employee development, compensation and fringe benefits, discipline, and termination.
Country: United States
Gig Location: New York, New York
Required to work on-site
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