Lead Core Infrastructure Engineer for Start up Hedge Fund Managing 20+ Billion in Assets

Opportunity to work in a fast paced, and exciting hedge fund start-up environment that manages 20 billion + in assets. Using quality and innovation to create computationally intensive technical solutions for trading profitably in markets around the globe.

They use technology and in depth research in an effort to constantly refine their investment process. Technology is an integral part of the work we do and our team enjoys access to some of the most advanced computing resources in the world.


The applicant best suited for this position would be interested designing, implementing, and debugging complex trading applications using some of the most exciting technology in the world. You would work on analyzing and optimizing data structures and algorithms for efficiency and effectiveness. The work would include designing and developing large distributed systems that are performance critical. A successful applicant will be a team player with a great attitude that is hungry to learn and further their career as an engineer.


  • 3 years+ development in either C, C++, Java or Python using either high performance or mission critical computing techniques
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively
  • Strong educational background in either computer science, computer engineering, or electrical engineering
  • Great communication skills and ability to think on your feet
  • Prior financial experience is not needed

Compensation & Benefits:

In terms of compensation and benefits they offer guaranteed first year compensation and this will include, base salary, performance bonus and sign on bonus between $400-550k depending on your experience. The benefits are top of the line with premier medical insurance for you and your family, a great work life balance, and a 401k matching plan 

Please send a resume to greg@hermansearch.com or if you have any questions feel free to ask, we'd be more than happy to give any information that could help.

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    New York, New York
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