We are a Quantitative Trading firm based between India and Switzerland focusing on building alpha driven portfolios for emerging markets. Our core area of research lies in Machine Learning and Signal Processing. We are a lean, high-output and speed team of 4, managing capital for international Funds and Institutional Investors. Our team has a unique blend of expertise from ML research fields, operational and financial markets, with the drive to become the best performing Quant team in emerging markets. We are looking for an experienced Backend Developer / System Engineer with expertise indesigning and building complex architecture from scratch, HPC and parallel computing to join us (starting from November) to focus on leading, improving and developing reliable and robust trading architecture. Responsibilities Design, develop and test proprietary software. Examples include: Real time trade management and order execution systems. Trading strategy simulations optimized for distributed computation Large scale data acquisition, storage, accessibility, and visualization systems. Identify innovative solutions to complex problems and advocate for their implementation to the team by communicating your ideas in a clear and concise manner Collaborate with other software developers and researchers in cross-functional team environments The candidate shall be comfortable with owning implementation and optimization of the trading platform itself. This includes developing systems and tools to access market data, perform trend analysis, run trading simulations, order entry and management, real-time trade support, risk management and post-trade services. Qualifications 2+ years of hands-on Software Development experience in C++ or Go; and Python. Strong Expertise in HPC and parallel computing Past experience in dealing with large datasets will be a plus A strong understanding of data structures and algorithms Exposure to network programming (TCP/IP), multi‐threaded applications, computational intelligence and real‐time programming The ability to manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment Familiarity with financial concepts is not required Infrastructure management in AWS will be a plus. Experience with SQL or Postgres is a plus. Benefits Competitive salary and performance-based bonuses A young startup work environment, where your initiatives and ideas count and are rewarded A unique open research environment, where everybody contributes and sees the full spectrum of our work, from inception to production and trading The chance to shape our firm's legacy and exchange knowledge with the team on every part of what we do.