The Job Details are as follows:
Balyasny Asset Management is seeking an experienced Developer to work on the internal market data infrastructure supporting our Commodity strategies. The optimal candidate will have a minimum of 4 years' hands-on development experience with an excellent technical background. The candidate will be experienced in building scalable, performant data delivery systems. The candidate will have an understanding of financial markets. This person will need to be a very strong communicator, able to multi-task and have the ability to excel in a fast paced trading environment.
In the role of Market Data Developer
Develop and enhance multiple market data-related systems, built primarily in AWS using native AWS technologies.
Deliver data from a variety of vendors, across the full landscape of market data: from streaming real-time data to static, reference and historical data.
Work as a key part of a highly-collaborative, tight-knit team of talented market data developers
Help build a scalable, cloud-native data pipeline capable of reliably processing very large volumes of data in a performant and transparent manner.
Support our business users in their interactions with the data platform and ensure smooth day-to-day operation of the data delivery pipeline
Work very closely with business users to understand and deliver on their market data requirements
Work closely with data vendors, including Bloomberg, Refnitiv and many others, to help provide a high quality data product to the financial professionals at the firm.
Own the full scope of the assigned projects, including liaising with the business to gather requirements, designing the solution, and building and delivering completed functionality to production
Produce comprehensive written documentation
Perform with minimum supervision, exercising sound judgment
QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS:
In order to effectively represent the Company and communicate with clients, the employee must be someone who has:
Degree in Computer Science or closely related field
4+ years development background
Strong knowledge of Python. Rust, C++, C#, R or Java a plus.
Experience supporting Commodities trading, strongly preferred.
Strong technical knowledge of systems supporting large, complex data sets in a performant, scalable manner
Experience with AWS development a plus
Familiarity with Bloomberg and/or Reuters/Refinitiv products a plus
Unix (Linux) and database experience (SQL, PostgreSQL)
Familiarity with object oriented development approach
Balyasny Asset Management