Perl/Python/SQL Developer

Company Name:
Open Systems Technologies
This is an operations software developer position located in Old Greenwich, CT, and a unique opportunity to join a sophisticated quantitative trading firm.

We are seeking bright individuals who thrive to take leadership and participate in all aspects of the software development lifecycle, from design to testing to deployment. Candidate will need to possess excellent problem solving and analytical abilities, and a natural attention to details.

Design, code, and debug operations, reporting, pre and post trade analysis applications using Perl, Python and SQL on Linux platforms
Analyze requirements, develop/test code, and manage product deliverables to targeted release dates
Adhere to the company?s software development methods and guidelines
Interface with users for requirements gathering and specification
Interface with operations support team for deployment and training
Maintain internal documentation
Provide support for applications

Possess an advanced knowledge of Perl and/or Python development
Have strong experience in querying large data sets using SQL language
Possess experience in Linux shell commands
Candidates with strong C++ knowledge may be considered if they demonstrate interest and ability in becoming proficient in Perl and Python
Have the ability to understand complex systems and be in command of the details to provide solutions
Finance experience a plus but not mandatory
Be self-motivated and take initiative with minimal direction
Possess excellent written and oral communication skills

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