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Asia Pacific

Quality Assurance Analyst – AlgosHong Kong

Position: Quality Assurance Analyst (Algos)

Location: Hong Kong

Reports to: Algo QA Team Lead

 Broad Description

ITG is a global agency broker that provides tools and services to fund managers and financial institutions. ITG’s service is backed by software that enables our clients to perform pre-trade analysis, order management and execution, and post-trade analysis. The successful candidate will ensure Algorithmic Trading products are delivered to into the Asia Pacific region to the high quality standard required by the global ITG group. This is a hands-on role comprised of both manual and automated testing. The successful candidate will be based in Melbourne alongside the QA Manager & ITG development team and work closely with the globally distributed product team for Algorithmic Trading. The role is heavily reliant on strong communication skills – both verbal and written.

Primary Responsibilities

This position is responsible for preparing and executing test scenarios for a suite of Algorithmic Trading Solutions within the Asia Pacific region. ITG development teams follow the agile methodology and practices of test driven development and automated

Key functions are:

  • Design and develop test plans
  • Design, develop and utilise automated test scripts.
  • Perform all aspects of testing including system, integration, regression and performance testing.
  • Develop and execute test cases and maintain associated test documentation.
  • Set up and maintain QA environments.
  • Co-ordinating with Developers, Product Managers and Users in the testing process
  • Contribute to iteration/planning games, team retrospectives and daily stand-ups
  • Providing updates to stakeholders upon request
  • Assist developers in quickly investigating problems reported in UAT and production systems, and in reproducing the scenarios.
  • Provide feedback on both technical and business issues to Product Management and Software Engineers.
  • Upgrade and maintain updated unit testing and integration testing environments.
  • Open issue/defect reports and record problems in defect tracking software.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required

 Essential

  • Strong testing background – minimum 3 years
  • Understanding of the Stock Market
  • Stock Market testing experience preferred
  • Strong communication skills – written & verbal
  • Experience working in an Agile team
  • Ability to “think outside the box” and test in an exploratory manner
  • Experience with automated testing
  • Ability to design and build test cases/procedures to an approved specification.
  • Ability to design and execute tests dynamically without a specification.
  • Testing experience in a multi-tiered application environment.
  • Ability to test both front-end and back-end components independently.
  • Windows/UNIX/Linux – intermediate knowledge of these platforms
  • Previous experience in diagnosing and resolving complex test environment configuration issues.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the systems development lifecycle (SDLC) including the ability to assist in and provide feedback related to activities of system testing, integration testing, user acceptance testing, and load/performance testing

 Desirable

  • Stock Market testing experience
  • Possesses a University degree preferably in a computing discipline.
  • Knowledgeable in more than one of the following languages C#.NET, C++, Python, VBScript, Perl.
  • SQL
  • Algorithmic Trading experience

 Personal Attributes

  • Needs to be independent, self-starter, able to work on their own & in a team
  • Problem solving / Troubleshooting skills
  • Organised
  • Exceptional verbal & written communication skills
  • Good attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a fast paced team-oriented environment 

To Apply: Interested candidates should send a resume to ap-hr@itg.com and include Quality Assurance Analyst (Algos) in the subject line.

Accepting resumes

Please send your resume and cover letter to us so we can consider you for future openings. Be sure to state your specific career interests in your cover letter.

Interested candidates should contact careers@itg.com

 

Canada

Accepting resumes

Please send your resume and cover letter to us so we can consider you for future openings. Be sure to state your specific career interests in your cover letter.

Interested candidates should contact can-careers@itg.com

 

Europe

Graduate & Internship Programme 2015 (London/ Dublin)

Known for our market-leading solutions and outstanding client service, ITG is one of the most desirable, rewarding career destinations in the industry. Whether you seek an internship or are a recent graduate, ITG will deliver valuable knowledge and rewarding experience.

Our 8 week Internship Programme starting in July 2015, teaches highly qualified undergraduates about  ITG’s unique role in the financial markets and delivers hands-on, real experience. Interns receive individual mentoring, leadership training, on-the-job training, and can participate in cross-functional job shadowing. Our Speaker Series facilitates global discussions of ITG’s products and strategic initiatives with employees and senior leaders and can help you build your network. You will work on meaningful projects and have the opportunity to share findings and receive feedback from managers across the company.  ITG’s internship programme is a valuable step towards our Graduate programme; individuals who excel during the summer may be offered a Graduate place post graduation.

Our 12 month Graduate Programme starting in September  2015, gives you the opportunity to become an integral member of your department whilst also gaining excellent exposure to the business. You are given the opportunity to add real value to ITG with the reassurance that support can be provided by all areas of the company.There is a constant flow of opportunities to develop your skills and knowledge. At the onset, you’ll receive an all-access introduction to ITG whilst you dive immediately into your new role, learning on the job, working with your manager and team to learn valuable skills, real responsibility, and have the opportunity to gain important professional experience. You will also participate in formal financial markets training to expand your industry knowledge and gain essential leadership training from your collegues. As you settle in, we provide ongoing training in the form of formal mentoring, networking and social events, in house product training, shadowing opportiunies and volunteering opportunities. You really can get out what you put in at ITG, the stucture is there to make sure you get real work experience, but we are also flexible enough to meet individual needs. Everyone has the opportunity to succeed and take on new responsibilities.

HOW TO APPLY

We strive to find the most passionate, intellectually curious, exceptional individuals who share our vision to join us in transforming the world’s financial markets.  Strong Academic Achievers: With Business, Science, Technology, Engineering or Maths Degree Disciplines are encouraged to apply.

Applications are now open. To apply please send a Covering Letter and CV to ITGE-Recruitment@ITG.com and clearly state the location and programme you are applying for. We will refer your details to the appropriate business areas which we think best match your skills and experience.

It is the policy of ITG to provide and promote equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. Decisions are made without regard to race, colour, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental handicap not related to ability, veteran status, generic information, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state or local laws.

Accepting resumes

Please send your resume and cover letter to us so we can consider you for future openings. Be sure to state your specific career interests in your cover letter.

Interested candidates should contact recruitment@itg.com

 

United States

Electronic SalesNew York

We are looking for an energetic, experienced professional to join our US Electronic Sales team in New York. This person will focus on institutional investors by sourcing, developing, and maintaining client relationships. Existing business relationships with U.S. based Hedge Fund clients is a plus. Position will provide relationship management services to existing clients and reach out to prospects to expand business. A thorough understanding of market structure, algorithmic strategies, trading technology, and trading analytics is required. Travel will be required to visit clients in the Tri-state area. Excellent communication skills and computer skills required.

Description/ Responsibilities:

  • Develop and manage client relationships while meeting and exceeding revenue projections
  • Assist with trading strategy idea generation and execution for clients- work to build a high level strategic relationship
  • Attend client meetings and develop relationships with key clients of the ITG Analytics, Platforms and Electronic Brokerage businesses.
  • Develop personal book of business and solid buy-side relationships that will translate into expanding our coverage and revenue growth
  • Act as information resource, liaison and general problem-solver for ITG clients
  • Handle confidential information with tact and discretion

Qualifications/Required Skills:

  • Ability to work quickly and efficiently in a fast pace environment
  • Knowledge in Equity products
  • Driven and goal-oriented, focused on success
  • Familiarity with Execution Management Systems, Order Routing, Algorithmic Trading and Transaction Cost Performance management.
  • Excellent communication and group presentation skills
  • Mathematical aptitude and skills
  • Proven experience working collaboratively, improving productivity, and implementing ideas
  • An interest in expanding knowledge base into Derivatives, FX and Fixed Income products

Education/Experience Requirements:

  • 5+ years of experience in Equity Sales and Trading or targeted experience in Electronic sales
  • Required Education: Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
  • Required Certifications: 7, 63

To Apply: Interested candidates should send a resume to careers@itg.com and include Electronic Sales in the subject line.

It is the policy of ITG to provide and promote equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. Decisions are made without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental handicap not related to ability, veteran status, genetic information, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

Software EngineerChicago

Location: Chicago

Description/ Responsibilities:

  • Developing and maintaining ITG's enterprise real-time trade execution monitoring system: sophisticated GUI front-end and high-performance data-analytic back-end.
  • Developing in WPF, C# (.Net 4.0) on windows.
  • End to end involvement in the product development cycle – from requirements to deployment.
  • Working in an integrated environment – interfacing with local and overseas based products & dev teams.
  • Working both independently and in collaboration with other team members.
  • Close interaction with the client services (Product management and Production Services – located remotely)

Qualifications/Required Skills:

  • Microsoft Visual Studio and windows experience.
  • WPF + MVVM experience or knowledge.
  • Experience in developing rich client side applications and knowledge in GUI design.
  • Object Oriented programming
  • Quality oriented
  • Team player
  • Demonstrates excellent communication skills (verbal and written), good interpersonal skills, excellent ability to gather and understand requirements in the financial sector
  • Quick learner
  • Multi tiered & integrated systems experience

Recommended Qualifications/Skills:

  • C++, LUA, SQLite experience
  • TDD, unit testing, StyleCop, FxCop, Unity, Moq, MEF experience
  • Infragistics experience
  • Acquaintanceship with Agile methodology
  • Good UI & user perspective orientation and understanding
  • Knowledge of any US or Global exchanges

Education/Experience Requirements:

  • 1-3+ years of college or on the job experience with C#.  Experience with C++/Java/.NET is a plus.
  • Computer science BS/MS (or equivalent) 

To Apply: Interested candidates should send a resume to Careers@itg.com and include Software Engineer- Chicago in the subject line.

 

Systems Support Analyst I – Mkt DataNew York

Description:

The incumbent will be involved in monitoring and supporting the company’s internal Trade Support Services for Market Data applications, ensuring that the highest level of service is provided. He or she will work in a team environment in supporting and troubleshooting production applications. This role covers second shift US hours.

Responsibilities:

  • Troubleshoot application issues, determine sources of problems, and identify solutions for internal and external clients.
  • Participate in test, document, release, and provide post/pre installation support for custom applications.
  • Maintains operation, monitoring and integrity of production systems to meet established standards.
  • Monitor and review processing schedules and refer required adjustments necessary to maintain delivery schedules to management.
  • Test and implement new software releases and configurations from both internal and external developers.
  • Liaise regularly with business analysts and ensure awareness of system issues.
  • Troubleshoot web and client-server applications in production and development environments.
  • Interact regularly with members of the development team to produce software solutions that address operational needs and requirements.
  • Provide dedicated hotline and face to face support to internal and external clients.
  • Interpret customer requests and takes appropriate action to produce high levels of customer satisfaction that are balanced with business needs.
  • Participate in team meetings and gain understanding of customer business.
  • Create and run ad-hoc custom reports for business analysts and external clients.
  • Monitor system problems and initiate recovery systems.
  • Ensure incident reports and shift summary reports accurately reflect issues encountered, escalated and or remediate.

Skills and Experience:

  • Proven knowledge of operation and job control under a mixed UNIX/Linux operations environment
  • Previous experience in financial/trading operations support role under various platforms
  • Demonstrated ability to work successfully in a cross-functional environment including development, networking, operating systems, database, application servers and web serving
  • Proven knowledge of the applications development lifecycle
  • Demonstrated ability to pay close attention to detail and ability to follow through with open issues until resolved
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment, handle multiple tasks simultaneously and adapt quickly to changes
  • Demonstrate ability to make effective decisions within high pressured environments
  • Proven knowledge of global equity markets
  • Demonstrated excellent communication skills (verbal and written), good interpersonal skills, ability to gather and understand requirements in the financial sector
  • Demonstrated  ability as a member of a team to communicate technical and production-related concepts to a broad range of technical and non-technical staff

Technical Knowledge/Skills:

  • UNIX
  • Sun/Linux Hardware
  • Sybase ASE
  • SQL
  • MS Windows Server
  • PERL Scripting
  • Shell Scripting
  • Scheduling Software
  • Windows Trading Applications
  • Help Desk Systems

Education and Qualifications:

  • B.S. Degree in Computer Science, MIS, Finance, Accounting or equivalent Market data Support role
  • 0 – 3 years experience in Systems Support role
  • Works under general supervision

To Apply: Interested candidates should send a resume to careers@itg.com and include Systems Support Analyst I – Market Data in the subject line.

Systems Support INew York

Description/ Responsibilities:
The incumbent will be involved in monitoring and supporting the company’s internal and external industry specific applications, ensuring that the highest level of service is provided. He or she will work in a team environment in supporting and troubleshooting production applications.

  • Troubleshoot application issues, determine sources of problems, and identify solutions for internal and external clients.
  • Participate in test, document, release, and provide post/pre installation support for custom applications.
  • Maintains operation, monitoring and integrity of production systems to meet established standards.
  • Test and implement new software releases and configurations from both internal and external developers.
  • Liaise regularly with business analysts and ensure awareness of system issues.
  • Troubleshoot web and client-server applications in production and development environments.
  • Interact regularly with members of the development team to produce software solutions that address operational needs and requirements.
  • Provide dedicated hotline and face to face support to internal and external clients.
  • Interpret customer requests and takes appropriate action to produce high levels of customer satisfaction that are balanced with business needs.
  • Participate in team meetings and gain understanding of customer business.
  • Create and run ad-hoc custom reports for business analysts and external clients.
  • Monitor system problems and initiate recovery systems.
  • Qualifications/Required Skills:
  • Demonstrated ability to work successfully in a cross-functional environment including development, networking, operating systems, database, application servers and web serving
  • Proven knowledge of the applications development lifecycle
  • Demonstrated ability to pay close attention to detail and ability to follow through with open issues until resolved
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment, handle multiple tasks simultaneously and adapt quickly to changes
  • Demonstrate ability to make effective decisions within high pressured environments
  • Proven knowledge of global equity markets
  • Demonstrated excellent communication skills (verbal and written), good interpersonal skills, ability to gather and understand requirements in the financial sector
  • Demonstrated ability as a member of a team to communicate technical and production-related concepts to a broad range of technical and non-technical staff

Education/Experience Requirements:

  • Active Directory
  • Citrix Winframe
  • Help Desk Systems
  • IP Networks
  • MS Exchange
  • PBX
  • PERL Scripting
  • SQL
  • Shell Scripting
  • Telecom
  • UNIX
  • Windows Trading Applications

To Apply: Interested candidates should send a resume to Careers@itg.com and include Systems Support I in the subject line.

Software Engineer I – MicrostrategyNew York

ITG is an independent research and execution broker that partners with global portfolio managers and traders to provide unique data-driven insights throughout the investment process. From investment decision through settlement, ITG helps clients understand market trends, improve performance, mitigate risk and navigate increasingly complex markets. ITG is headquartered in New York, with offices in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. For more information, please visit www.itg.com.

Senior Software Engineer

Office Location: New York

We are seeking a Sr. Microstrategy Developer to be part of our Business Intelligence and Reporting team. The individual will create and maintain Microstrategy reports and dashboards as well as custom data solutions on Sybase platform.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Development of complex reports/dashboards
  • Data analysis of Business Intelligence (BI) solutions.  Diagnosing issues.
  • Report/data structure optimization and integration
  • Automation, deployment, scheduling & distribution of reports
  • BI platform support & administration

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5+ years experience working with BI on various DBMS platforms
  • 3+ years of Microstrategy development experience (in both schema and public object design and build)
  • 3+ years of Microstrategy Narrow Cast Server  development experience (in both NC development and Administration)
  • Hands on knowledge in designing or developing dashboards and reports using Microstrategy 9.x
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Exposure to full life cycle BI development
  • 3+ years experience working with SQL in data warehousing environments
  • Proven understanding of SDLC
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent ability to grasp product requirements and apply it to implementations for the financial sector
  • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple concurrent projects while adapting quickly to rapidly changing priorities
  • Demonstrated ability to learn new technologies and business requirements

TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE:

  • Microstrategy 9.x
  • Sybase
  • SQL / RDBMS
  • ETL

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

  • B.S. or M.S. degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, or equivalent technical discipline, and 3 + years of relevant experience

To Apply: Interested candidates should send a resume to Careers@itg.com and include Software Engineer I – Microstrategy in the subject line.

It is the policy of ITG to provide and promote equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. Decisions are made without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental handicap not related to ability, veteran status, genetic information, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

Software Engineer II C++Boston

ITG is an independent research and execution broker that partners with global portfolio managers and traders to provide unique data-driven insights throughout the investment process. From investment decision through settlement, ITG helps clients understand market trends, improve performance, mitigate risk and navigate increasingly complex markets. ITG is headquartered in New York, with offices in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. For more information, please visit www.itg.com.

Financial Engineering.  Software Developer

Location:  Boston

This is a unique opportunity to join ITG’s Financial Engineering department, where a motivated individual will learn financial data, statistical analysis and hone his (or her) software development and problem solving skills.  In this fast pace, high pressure environment the selected candidate will work with a diverse and academically advanced team of researchers on developing and maintaining statistical models of financial products.

The primary role of the selected candidate will be to participate in the development, testing, maintenance and support of various applications and data used by FE researchers, other ITG departments and external clients.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Understand functional specifications and work with the project team to provide technical solutions to meet the needs of the research team.
  • Understand legacy code and make the necessary enhancements and modifications as required.
  • Develop new and support existing code for financial analytic models using various programming languages.
  • Support maintenance of the data and processes related to the FE Data and Products as well as participate in rotational production support schedule.
  • Evaluate new financial data and technologies and incorporate them in FE environment.

 

EDUCATIONAL AND PROFESSIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • 2-3 years of hands on experience in software development in UNIX environment.
  • Strong programming skills in C, C++/OOD.
  • Strong knowledge of databases (Sybase IQ preferred).
  • Knowledge of scripting languages (Shell/Perl) is a plus.
  • Understanding of software development process in a rapid development environment.
  • Understanding of financial data such as equities and limit order data is a plus.
  • Desire to learn and work with financial data is required.
  • Willingness and ability to understand analyze and interpret the data.
  • Willingness to work flexible hours to participate in production support rotation.
  • BS/MS degree in Mathematics, Computer Science, Information systems or related disciplines.

To Apply: Interested candidates should send a resume to careers@itg.com and include Software Engineer II C++ in the subject line.

It is the policy of ITG to provide and promote equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. Decisions are made without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental handicap not related to ability, veteran status, genetic information, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

Internal Audit AnalystNew York

ITG is an independent research and execution broker that partners with global portfolio managers and traders to provide unique data-driven insights throughout the investment process. From investment decision through settlement, ITG helps clients understand market trends, improve performance, mitigate risk and navigate increasingly complex markets. ITG is headquartered in New York, with offices in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. For more information, please visit www.itg.com.

Description/ Responsibilities:

  • Audit Program: Participate in complex financial, operational and IT audits of various business programs.  This includes analyzing, assessing, and documenting related risks and controls, designing tests to assess the effectiveness of controls, evaluating compliance with ITG procedures, reviewing the accuracy of financial reporting, and identifying issues that warrant management’s attention.  Communicate issues to stakeholders in a clear and precise manner, which includes drafting reports summarizing the results of reviews.  Help identify leading internal audit practices for implementation.
  • Sarbanes Oxley: Participate in the annual Sarbanes Oxley compliance program.  This includes conducting annual and ongoing significant account reviews, documenting key SOx controls, performing interim and year-end testing, and ensuring testing is properly documented within SOx work papers.  Prepare write-ups of any deficiencies identified, and follow up on management responses to internal and external auditor recommendations.
  • Special Projects: Participate in special projects as needed.
  • Open Issues: Follow up on assigned open issues with management in a timely manner, verifying that action plans were implemented and address the issues identified.
  • Audit Planning: Assist in the development of a risk-based, current and relevant annual audit plan.  Continuously re-assess and provide recommendations for areas to review.
  • Business Knowledge & Relationships: Continuously learn about and develop a deeper knowledge of the ITG businesses, competitive landscape, relevant rules and regulations, and audit and accounting processes and principles.  Enhance relationships with ITG management, through the development of relationships with the business, so that management increasingly values and seeks the contributions of Internal Audit as a trusted and skilled company resource.

 

Qualifications/Required Skills:

  • Analytical, oral and written communication skills.  Ability to effectively and efficiently elicit information from with and outside ITG, and professionally substantiate findings and conclusions.
  • Knowledge of generally accepted accounting, COBIT and auditing principles (as applicable).
  • Interpersonal and interviewing skills, including good listening skills and the ability to work effectively in a team environment,
  • Good prioritization skills and the ability to multi-task on varying projects and initiatives.
  • Knowledge of various computer applications/systems, as applicable.

 

Education/Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in finance, accounting, IT, or other related discipline.
  • 2 – 5 years experience in audit, accounting or finance preferred.

 

To Apply: Interested candidates should send a resume to Careers@itg.com and include Internal Audit Analyst in the subject line.

 It is the policy of ITG to provide and promote equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. Decisions are made without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental handicap not related to ability, veteran status, genetic information, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

QA AnalystBoston

ITG is an independent research and execution broker that partners with global portfolio managers and traders to provide unique data-driven insights throughout the investment process. From investment decision through settlement, ITG helps clients understand market trends, improve performance, mitigate risk and navigate increasingly complex markets. ITG is headquartered in New York, with offices in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. For more information, please visit www.itg.com.

Description/ Responsibilities: As a Quality Assurance Analyst you will be responsible for testing our various products that are central to our business structure. The qualified candidate will be responsible for increasing the effectiveness of Quality Assurance (QA) testing through the use of automation, tools, and metrics. He or she will also be heavily involved in the ongoing testing and regression analysis of our industry specific applications.  The qualified candidate should be flexible and able to multitask in a fast-paced team environment where time to market is the key.

 

  • Provide quality assurance to the technical team deliverables in the areas of reports, interfaces, conversions and other technical areas.
  • Create and execute various testing documentation (including plans, conditions, and scripts) based on technical and user requirements.
  • Recommend merits to improve the overall QA and testing process.
  • Write and implement formal QA test plans.
  • Ensure functional specifications can easily translate into test plans and test cases. Write clear and efficient test plans and test cases based on the functional specifications.
  • Discover high impact reoccurring defects in client, server, database, and reporting components.
  • Provide feedback on both technical and business issues to Product Management and Software Engineers.
  • Contribute to the integrity of the test plans, test cases, test data, and test environments.
  • Provide ongoing and continuous process improvement for all testing and quality assurance standards and procedures.
  • Cooperate with the software development teams to develop strategies for product development and quality assurance process improvement.
  • Develop policies and procedures in cooperation with the other functional groups to satisfy regulatory requirements; and may be called upon to solve highly technical, complex problems, or to consult for other projects.
  • Be a team player and effective communicator with various teams. Be a quick learner and contributor
  • Report to Platforms Global QA Manager.

 

Qualifications/Required Skills:

  • Proven knowledge of quality assurance and software testing methodologies.
  • Demonstrated ability to establish priorities for the team according to QA Management and upper Management's preferences
  • Previous experience in setting up complex test environments, including installing and configuring multiple third party products
  • Demonstrated ability to understand entire development process, including design, programming and documentation
  • Proven knowledge of Agile development methodologies
  • Proven knowledge of the security industry and equity trading applications
  • Previous experience working in a team environment with highly knowledgeable and skilled individuals
  • Strong written and verbal communication – must be able to clearly describe and discuss problems found
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently as well as a part of large and small teams

Technical Knowledge/Skills:

  • Experience working with agile methodology and continuous integration environments.
  • Windows environment
  • QA methodologies
  • Knowledge of Test Complete a plus
  • SQL

Education/Experience Requirements:

  • B.A. / B.S. degree in Computer Science or a related field.
  • 2 – 5 years of experience

To Apply: Interested candidates should send a resume to Careers@itg.com and include QA Analyst in the subject line.

 

It is the policy of ITG to provide and promote equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. Decisions are made without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental handicap not related to ability, veteran status, genetic information, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

Research Sales RepNew York

ITG is an independent research and execution broker that partners with global portfolio managers and traders to provide unique data-driven insights throughout the investment process. From investment decision through settlement, ITG helps clients understand market trends, improve performance, mitigate risk and navigate increasingly complex markets. ITG is headquartered in New York, with offices in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. For more information, please visit www.itg.com.

Position Title: Research Sales Rep – Canadian Clients

Office Location: New York

Responsibilities:

  • Systematically call on securities firms, money managers, hedge funds, and other equity market participants where ITG’s Investment Research's expertise is relevant.
  • Act as relationship manager to new and existing customers to ensure that client expectations are met and exceeded, and provide on-going support to clients with a focus on a Canadian client-base.
  • Proactively pursue sales leads and identify/pursue new client relationships; prepare and deliver effective sales presentations to prospective customers and complement existing relationships.
  • Develop and maintain an active/current list of prospects and develop sales plans for targeted companies; update customer and company contact information and maintain presentations, proposals and general sales records regarding ongoing sales activities.
  • Gather market intelligence and contribute to pricing, packaging and new opportunities for product development in order to meet changing client needs.
  • Manage the full sales life cycle encompassing identification, face to face presentation to key decision makers, response to request for proposals, contract negotiations, successful close and client support.
  • Provide daily/weekly/monthly reports to the Sales Manager as required and participate in ongoing training and developmental programs.

 

Qualifications

  • A minimum of 5 years of experience; candidate must also have experience in a Financial Services Sales role covering Canadian clients
  • A Bachelor's degree is required, preferably in Finance, Economics or Marketing.
  • Understanding of financial markets, institutional broker/dealers and investment banks; knowledge of investment research products and services are a plus.
  • Outstanding verbal, written and presentation skills, with the facility to communicate clearly and effectively. Able to initiate the sales process through a succinct and targeted phone presentation plus strong communication skills for one-on-one and large group presentations.  Must be proficient with Microsoft  PowerPoint, Excel and Word.
  • A demonstrated track record of consistent communication with clients, both on the phone and in person
  • A high level of motivation, the drive to take initiative and work both independently and as a team member; a self-starter.
  • Strong business development experience with the ability to sell in to and represent the firm at all levels within an organization.
  • Proven ability to maintain a high level of activity to reach an aggressive set of sales goals and objectives.
  • Proficiency in synthesizing feedback from prospects and clients and communicating back to the team with input for continuous product improvement.
  • Exceptional ability to proactively identify client's needs and provide sound solutions.
  • Superior follow-through skills.
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision and with structure, focus and determination

 

Personal Attributes

  • Entrepreneurial, ambitious with a drive to succeed and willingness to work long hours.
  • Goal and detail-oriented with a commitment to provide excellent quality work in a team environment.
  • Sense of urgency and service-orientation both internally and externally; strong customer service skills.
  • Ability to add value by using creativity and independent thinking.
  • Intellectual curiosity, initiative, resourcefulness, and tact.
  • Strong work ethic with professional behavior & appearance and personal integrity.
  • Excellent negotiation and listening skills.
  • Able to work effectively with team members with uncompromising ethics, initiative and integrity.

 

To Apply: Interested candidates should send a resume to careers@itg.com and include Research Sales Rep in the subject line.

It is the policy of ITG to provide and promote equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. Decisions are made without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental handicap not related to ability, veteran status, genetic information, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

Project Manager – Healthcare Market ResearchNew York

ITG Healthcare Market Research specializes in conducting primary research of healthcare professionals for leading pharmaceutical, life science and medical technology companies. We are distinguished by highly responsive execution, supported by an in-house, multi-lingual team of project managers, programmers, moderators, and panel recruitment specialists leveraging our proprietary respondent database of hundreds of thousands of physicians, hospital administrators and other professionals across a wide range of disciplines. We employ a host of market research methodologies to cover the entire product lifecycle from concept through launch and beyond.

We are looking for candidate who will thrive in a varied and fast-paced environment with a strong interest in healthcare.

For more information on ITG, please visit www.itg.com/itg-market-research/healthcare

Responsibilities

  • Assist senior members of the team in performing and managing all phases of market research, including (but not limited to):
  • Ensuring good and efficient collaboration with fieldwork agencies in different countries
  • Programming of simple “client ready” surveys
  • Carrying out quality control of data in-field (both quantitative and qualitative)
  • Analysis and synthesis of quantitative and qualitative data
  • Preparation of client presentations
  • Ensure that the assigned projects are optimally carried out and deadlines are met
  • Monitor the rapidly changing healthcare industry to be able to incorporate knowledge into deliverables.

Job Competencies: 

  • Analytical Mindset
  • Outstanding communications skills
  • Action-oriented and team-focused
  • Internationally-minded
  • Upbeat, positive personality
  • Client-service oriented and responsive with a sense of urgency

Skills & Experience: 

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree (Science, Engineering, Market Research, Marketing or Business Administration or studies related to Medical or Clinical areas preferred)
  • 0-3 years’ work experience (preferably within market research, marketing or management consulting)
  • Outstanding academic record
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
  • Can demonstrate a base understanding of statistics (i.e. statistical significance, confidence intervals, sample size options, etc)
  • Passion of healthcare and remains current on issues and trends impacting the healthcare environment
  • Excellent spoken and written communication skills

Interested candidates should send a resume to Careers@itg.com and include Project Manager in the subject line.

It is the policy of ITG to provide and promote equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. Decisions are made without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental handicap not related to ability, veteran status, genetic information, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local laws

Analytics Associate – Market ResearchNew York

ITG Healthcare Market Research specializes in conducting primary research of healthcare professionals for leading pharmaceutical, life science and medical technology companies. We are distinguished by highly responsive execution, supported by an in-house, multi-lingual team of project managers, programmers, moderators, and panel recruitment specialists leveraging our proprietary respondent database of hundreds of thousands of physicians, hospital administrators and other professionals across a wide range of disciplines. We employ a host of market research methodologies to cover the entire product lifecycle from concept through launch and beyond.

We are looking for candidate who will thrive in a varied and fast-paced environment with a strong interest in healthcare.

For more information on ITG, please visit www.itg.com/itg-market-research/healthcare

Overall value-add to team:  Lead all survey development / execution and data analysis activities for the ITG MR team to ensure successful completion of all client deliverables including topline reports, final reports and data.

 Core responsibilities:

  • Conduct survey programming and testing for all internal and external (vendor links) surveys
  • Lead analysis of all quant and qual projects, including:
  • Create data files with accurate linking, sum rows, etc
  • Create write-up files with finalized transcripts from outside vendor
  • QC of all final data
  • Prepare graphs / charts in appropriate template
  • Place all graphs / charts on to slides with appropriate notes
  • Prepare final data sheet for client delivery
  • Review all research instruments (questionnaires, discussion guides) to ensure data appropriate for analysis
  • Manage all Rapid Data projects
  • Manage data components all Finance projects
  • Manage data components of all Syndicated projects
  • Serve as first-line report QC
  • Assist in the drafting of proposals
  • As needed: Moderate, Finalize slide titles (story)

Metrics for success:

  • Accuracy of data analysis and slides
  • Survey programming efficiency
  • Final appearance of charts and graphs
  • Adherence to internal and external deadlines
  • Client feedback on final report / deliverable

Job Competencies: 

  • Analytical Mindset
  • Outstanding communications skills
  • Action-oriented and team-focused
  • Internationally-minded
  • Upbeat, positive personality
  • Client-service oriented and responsive with a sense of urgency

Skills & Experience:

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree (Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Economics, or Business Administration or studies related to Medical or Clinical areas preferred)
  • 0-3 years’ work experience (preferably within market research, marketing or management consulting)
  • Outstanding academic record
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
  • Can demonstrate a base understanding of statistics (i.e. statistical significance, confidence intervals, sample size options, etc)
  • Passion of healthcare and remains current on issues and trends impacting the healthcare environment
  • Excellent spoken and written communication skills

Interested candidates should send a resume to Careers@itg.com and include Analytics Associate – Market Research in the subject line.

It is the policy of ITG to provide and promote equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. Decisions are made without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental handicap not related to ability, veteran status, genetic information, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local laws

VP, Senior Project Manager – Healthcare Market ResearchNew York

About ITG Healthcare Market Research

ITG Healthcare Market Research specializes in conducting primary research of healthcare professionals for leading pharmaceutical, life science and medical technology companies. We are distinguished by highly responsive execution, supported by an in-house, multi-lingual team of project managers, programmers, moderators, and panel recruitment specialists leveraging our proprietary respondent database of hundreds of thousands of physicians, hospital administrators and other professionals across a wide range of disciplines. We employ a host of market research methodologies to cover the entire product lifecycle from concept through launch and beyond.

Summary of opportunity:

Senior Project Manager (SPM) / Vice President (VP), Healthcare Market Research

Healthcare market research firm is seeking an experienced primary research professional with relevant healthcare research expertise to contribute to a strong team of healthcare researchers and analysts.

It is a perfect role for someone who has a passion for market research, in-depth knowledge of research methodologies, and the desire to be a valued consultant to industry-leading healthcare clients.

On a daily basis, the SPM/VP will manage quantitative and qualitative research projects with clients within the healthcare industry, including pharmaceutical / biotech, medical device and capital equipment clients.  As a client-facing research expert, this individual will consult with clients to provide guidance and assistance in selecting the ideal research methodologies to achieve their business objectives.  Incumbent will collaborate with ITG MR’s in-house Recruiting department to ensure that sample is recruited in a timely fashion and to the specifications of the research project.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop highest caliber quantitative and qualitative market research instruments, including telephone / in-person discussion guides, online surveys, online bulletin board guides, etc
  • As a skilled and talented moderator, uncover hidden insights through research conducted with physicians, nurses, key opinion leaders, and other healthcare professionals, and patients
  • Develop methodology-driven develop proposals to client specifications
  • Analyze, synthesize, and present market research data and develop critical insights for clients
  • Update clients on a regular basis with progress reports, demonstrating on commitment to unparalleled client-centricity
  • Present report findings to clients in-person or remotely via teleconference or WebEx
  • Shares best practices with teammates, regularly presenting at internal meetings and training
  • Monitor the rapidly changing healthcare industry to be able to speak informatively to clients, and incorporate knowledge into deliverables

Requirements:

  • At least 5 years of experience in project management in healthcare market research with a market research supplier
  • A strong under-graduate degree is essential, a graduate degree in a relevant discipline is preferred, i.e. : healthcare, policy, science, or statistics
  • Experienced with programming online surveys and writing discussion guides
  • Process oriented with ability to define clear guidelines for coordinating the delivery of multiple projects
  • Comfortable spending up to 20% of time on-site with clients and prospects and representing firm at industry events
  • Strong decision making and influencing skills
  • Outstanding communications skills
  • Analytical mindset
  • Action-oriented
  • Ability to work in team settings as well as independently
  • Client-service oriented and responsive with a sense of urgency

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Experience with advanced quantitative methodologies, including conjoint and pricing research
  • Strong writing and presentation skills with the ability to distill complex information into straightforward, clear research findings
  • Experience with at least one statistical program, including SPSS, SAS, STATA, etc
  • Fluency in at least one foreign language
  • Formal moderating training
  • Upbeat, positive personality
  • Sense of humor!

Interested candidates should send a resume to Careers@itg.com and include Healthcare Project Manager in the subject line.

It is the policy of ITG to provide and promote equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. Decisions are made without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental handicap not related to ability, veteran status, genetic information, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local laws

Senior Microstrategy Developer – ConsultantNew York

We are seeking a Sr. Microstrategy Developer to be part of our Business Intelligence and Reporting team. The individual will create and maintain Microstrategy reports and dashboards as well as custom data solutions on Sybase platform.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Development of complex reports/dashboards
  • Data analysis of Business Intelligence (BI) solutions.  Diagnosing issues.
  • Report/data structure optimization and integration
  • Automation, deployment, scheduling & distribution of reports
  • BI platform support & administration

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5+ years experience working with BI on various DBMS platforms
  • 5+ years of Microstrategy development experience (in both schema and public object design and build)
  • 5+ years of Microstrategy Narrow Cast Server  development experience (in both NC development and Administration)
  • Hands on knowledge in designing or developing dashboards and reports using Microstrategy 9.x
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Exposure to full life cycle BI development
  • 3+ years experience working with SQL in data warehousing environments
  • Proven understanding of SDLC
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent ability to grasp product requirements and apply it to implementations for the financial sector
  • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple concurrent projects while adapting quickly to rapidly changing priorities
  • Demonstrated ability to learn new technologies and business requirements

TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE:

  • Microstrategy 9.x
  • Sybase
  • SQL / RDBMS
  • ETL

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

B.S. or M.S. degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, or equivalent technical discipline, and 5 + years of relevant experience

Interested candidates should send a resume to Careers@itg.com and include Microstrategy Developer in the subject line.

It is the policy of ITG to provide and promote equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. Decisions are made without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental handicap not related to ability, veteran status, genetic information, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local laws

Manager – Unix and Storage GroupNew York

ITG is an independent research and execution broker that partners with global portfolio managers and traders to provide unique data-driven insights throughout the investment process. From investment decision through settlement, ITG helps clients understand market trends, improve performance, mitigate risk and navigate increasingly complex markets. ITG is headquartered in New York, with offices in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. For more information, please visit www.itg.com.

Description of the Role:

  • The successful candidate will be the principle engineer and manage the group of highly skilled engineers responsible for all aspects of day to day operations, engineering, and architecture of the Unix servers and Storage infrastructure. The Unix/Storage group is an integral part of the Technology Solutions and Services (TSS) group within ITG.
  • The candidate will be a hands-on valued contributor to many efforts and initiatives within the infrastructure IT, working closely with other teams (Networking, Databases, Windows, Web, Desktop Support), addressing issues and ensuring problems are resolved in a timely and in an efficient manner.
  • The candidate will interact with different business units and product development teams within the ITG in order to help launch new products and initiatives and to support existing infrastructure.
  • The candidate will “lead” (not just manage) by being proactive toward, and by preventing production outages. The candidate is to “own” (not just maintain) service coverage for the 24×7 production environment.
  • The candidate will have clear vision of information technology in general and follow industry developments and trends toward making recommendations to management on advancing technology and improving stability.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Unix Expert with 8+ years of hands on experience building and maintaining an enterprise Knowledge of Solaris and Linux operating systems
  • Unix environment.
  • Extensive experience with SAN and NAS data storage technologies (Vmax, 3PAR, Brocade, NetApp, Isilon), and related protocols.
  • Knowledge of OS virtualization and networking fundamentals.
  • 10+ years of Financial Services technology industry experience.
  • IT Project management experience.
  • Programming languages and tools knowledge (C, Perl, Java, Shell scripts)

Requirements:

  • University degree in Computer Science or a similar field, or a distinguished professional record with a minimum of 10+ years industry experience.
  • Dedicated customer service professional.
  • Team oriented employee who leads by example.
  • Experience managing information technology teams, minimum 5 years.
  • Financial industry experience.
  • Excellent analytical and system problem-solving skills.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Willing to work off hours when needed for production related maintenance and troubleshooting.

Interested candidates should send a resume to Careers@itg.com and include Manager – Unix and Storage Group in the subject line.

It is the policy of ITG to provide and promote equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. Decisions are made without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental handicap not related to ability, veteran status, genetic information, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

Windows EngineerNew York

ITG is an independent research and execution broker that partners with global portfolio managers and traders to provide unique data-driven insights throughout the investment process. From investment decision through settlement, ITG helps clients understand market trends, improve performance, mitigate risk and navigate increasingly complex markets. ITG is headquartered in New York, with offices in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. For more information, please visit www.itg.com.

Description/ Responsibilities:

The incumbent Windows Engineer will focus on the design, installation, maintenance and support of VMWare ESX/VSphere infrastructure.  Knowledge in Storage and Networking in relationship to virtualization is expected.   Aside from that, the person will also assist with Windows server infrastructure, including but not limited to the operating system, hardware and related support applications.   The individual is expected to participate in troubleshooting complex technical support issues as part of an energetic, enthusiastic and highly experienced/motivated team of professional support engineers.  The individual will also be expected to participate in the evaluation, recommendation, and prototyping of new solutions as they pertain to day to day operations and/or as a project deliverable.

  • Worked on targeted projects with defined milestones and deadlines related to improving our virtual infrastructure.
  • Participate in day to day operational activities related to Windows infrastructure installation, integration, maintenance and support.
  • Work on automating and documenting processes for improved efficiency.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of supporting and administering a complex and rapidly growing Windows server environment and related components.
  • Provide support to Application Product Managers and developers.
  • Participate in various projects related to design and implementation of new and/or existing infrastructure.
  • Work with vendors to identify and  implement 3rd party solutions
  • Demonstrate skill at clearly and concisely communicating detailed information regarding the environment with co-workers, senior management, and vendors.

 

Qualifications/Required Skills:

  • Worked on targeted projects with defined milestones and deadlines.  Support production application environments.
  • Administer and support all aspects of Windows 20xx Server environment.
  • Install, configure and maintain server hardware.
  • Manage and maintain monitoring system
  • Support corporate email/messaging, backup, instant messaging, database, disaster recovery and compliance environments.
  • Prior experience in the financial industry is preferred.
  • Extensive knowledge of designing, implementation and support of  Vmware ESX/Vsphere 3.5x  to 5.5x
  • Knowledge of Messaging infrastructure is highly desired: MS Exchange 2010 or better, Microsoft OCS/Lync.  Blackberry
  • General programming skills such as Powershell and VB, which can help with automation scripting is highly desired.
  • Good understanding of HP Hardware:  Blade and standalone server technology.
  • All aspects of Windows Server 2003 and 2008 including clustering and IIS.
  • Working knowledge of Windows 2012.
  • Good understanding of Microsoft Technology:  Active Directory, DNS, MS Clustering, Sharepoint 2010 or better.
  • Understanding of more Networking is preferred: Low Latency tuning, Multicast, QoS and LACP.
  • B.S. Degree in Computer Science/Mathematics or equivalent technical discipline.
  • 5+ years experience in Windows Engineering role
  • Works under direct supervision.
  • Any vendor specific certification is a plus.

 

It is the policy of ITG to provide and promote equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. Decisions are made without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental handicap not related to ability, veteran status, genetic information, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

 

To Apply: Interested candidates should send a resume to Careers@itg.com and include Windows Engineer in the subject line.

It is the policy of ITG to provide and promote equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. Decisions are made without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental handicap not related to ability, veteran status, genetic information, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

Senior Software Engineer – C++New York

ITG is an independent research and execution broker that partners with global portfolio managers and traders to provide unique data-driven insights throughout the investment process. From investment decision through settlement, ITG helps clients understand market trends, improve performance, mitigate risk and navigate increasingly complex markets. ITG is headquartered in New York, with offices in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. For more information, please visit www.itg.com.

Description/ Responsibilities:

Utilize experience in  C++, C#, Computer Networks, Direct Market Data Feeds, Message Oriented Middleware and Agile Methodology to develop and enhance ITG’s real-time market data software.  Experience with Reuters Market Data System (RMDS) is a plus.  Work with the market data vendor to design and implement Market Data feed handler. Ability to analyze and design at multiple product levels is required. Perform all phases of software development lifecycle including requirements gathering, analysis, design, construction, deployment, and maintenance. Research, coordinate and resolve production support issues by interacting with product owner, clients and other stakeholder.  Work with other Market Data groups to solve highly technical and complex problems on multiple projects, and provide consultative support to team members.  Coordinate with other technology leads to ensure a consistent design and compatibility with all interfacing products. Be a key contact for support related issues related to the US production environment, including coordinating the production systems software and hardware upgrades.

  • Create, design and provide second level support for assigned software programs, applications and projects.
  • Code, test and debug new and existing software.
  • Develop enhancements to existing software according to specifications.
  • Develop standard routines and utility programs.
  • Review functional specifications and work with the project team to provide technical solutions that meet the needs of the business.
  • Conduct software compatibility tests and resolve interface and system architecture problems.
  • Conduct system modeling, simulation and analysis in designing software programs and applications.
  • Perform maintenance on existing software products.
  • Document solutions.

 

Qualifications/Required Skills:

  • Previous experience in object oriented programming, embedded systems, network programming, multithreading, relational databases (RDBMS) and new/advanced programming languages
  • Proven technical knowledge in software development methodologies, design and implementation
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate quantitative and conceptual topics and concepts
  • Previously demonstrated excellent problem solving aptitude
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently, handle multiple tasks simultaneously and adapt quickly to changes
  • Previous experience developing high quality industry specific applications

 Education/Experience Requirements:

  • B.S. or M.S degree in Computer Science or equivalent technical discipline
  • C++
  • Multithreading
  • Networking Protocols and Programming: UDP, TCP/IP
  • Windows OS
  • SQL /Sybase/ RDBMS
  • Object Oriented programming
  • C# / .NET
  • UNIX/Linux

 Also Valued:

  • Service Oriented architectures
  • COM
  • PERL
  • Python

 To Apply: Interested candidates should send a resume to Careers@itg.com and include Senior Software Engineer – C++ in the subject line.

 It is the policy of ITG to provide and promote equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. Decisions are made without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental handicap not related to ability, veteran status, genetic information, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

Software DeveloperBoston

The incumbent will be involved in supporting the company’s internal trading applications, ensuring that issues are resolved in a timely/efficient manner and provide the highest level of service.  He or she will be working in a cross–functional environment, in close cooperation with many diverse areas of the firm.

Description/ Responsibilities:

This is a unique opportunity to join ITG’s Financial Engineering department, where a motivated individual will learn financial data, statistical analysis and hone his (or her) software development and problem solving skills.  In this fast pace, high pressure environment the selected candidate will work with a diverse and academically advanced team of researchers on developing and maintaining statistical models of financial products.

The primary role of the selected candidate will be to participate in  the development and testing of a first suite of Fixed Income (FI) products (FI Fair Value product and FI TCA) including the set up of the corresponding infrastructure as well as the maintenance and support of various other applications and data used by FE researchers, other ITG departments and external clients.

  • Understand functional specifications and work with the project team to provide technical solutions to meet the needs of the research team.
  • Assist in the evaluation and analysis of Fixed Income data.
  • Develop ETL processes for Fixed Income data from internal and external vendors and OneTick database
  • Develop new as well as support and extend existing code for financial analytic models and desktop/mobile-based web applications using various programming languages.
  • Support maintenance of the data and processes related to the FE Data and Products as well as participate in rotational production support schedule.

Qualifications/Required Skills:

  • 2-4 years of hands on experience in software development in Unix/Linux environment.
  • Knowledge of scripting languages (Shell/Perl).
  • Working knowledge of Object-Oriented Programming.
  • Working knowledge of databases (Sybase IQ/OneTick is a plus).
  • Knowledge of Fixed Income data is a plus
  • Desire to learn and work with financial data is required.
  • Willingness and ability to understand analyze and interpret financial data.
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Mathematics, Computer Science, Information systems or related disciplines.  (Master’s Degree is a plus). 

To Apply: Interested candidates should send a resume to Careers@itg.com and include Software Developer in the subject line.

It is the policy of ITG to provide and promote equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. Decisions are made without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental handicap not related to ability, veteran status, genetic information, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

Software Engineer – URTNew York

Description/ Responsibilities:

Utilize experience in  C++, C#, Computer Networks, Direct Market Data Feeds, Message Oriented Middleware and Agile Methodology to develop and enhance ITG’s real-time market data software.  Experience with Reuters Market Data System (RMDS). Work with the market data vendor to design and implement Market Data feed handler. Design databases and third party interfaces. Ability to analyze and design at multiple product levels. Perform all phases of software development lifecycle including requirements gathering, analysis, design, construction, deployment, and maintenance. Research, coordinate and resolve production support issues by interacting with product owner, clients and other stakeholder.  Work with other Market Data groups to solve highly technical and complex problems on multiple projects, and provide consultative support to team members.  Coordinate with other technology leads to ensure a consistent design and compatibility with all interfacing products

  • Code, test and debug new and existing software.
  • Develop enhancements to existing software according to specifications.
  • Develop standard routines and utility programs.
  • Review functional specifications and work with the project team to provide technical solutions that meet the needs of the business.
  • Conduct software compatibility tests and resolve interface and system architecture problems.
  • Conduct system modeling, simulation and analysis in designing software programs and applications.
  • Perform maintenance on existing software products.
  • Document solutions

Qualifications/Required Skills:

  • Previous experience in object oriented programming, embedded systems, network programming, multithreading, relational databases (RDBMS) and new/advanced programming languages
  • Proven technical knowledge in software development methodologies, design and implementation
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate quantitative and conceptual topics and concepts
  • Previously demonstrated excellent problem solving aptitude
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently, handle multiple tasks simultaneously and adapt quickly to changes
  • Previous experience developing high quality industry specific applications

Education/Experience Requirements:

  • C++
  • C# / .NET
  • Object Oriented programming
  • Multithreading
  • SQL /Sybase/ RDBMS
  • Windows OS
  • Networking Protocols and Programming: UDP, TCP/IP
  • UNIX/Linux
  • B.S degree in Computer Science or equivalent technical discipline
  • M.S Degree in Computer Science or equivalent technical discipline

Also Valued:

  • Service Oriented architectures
  • COM
  • PERL
  • Python

To Apply: Interested candidates should send a resume to Careers@itg.com and include Software Engineer – URT in the subject line.

 

Software Engineering Summer AnalystCulver City

ITG’s Summer Analyst Program:

Build your future before you graduate by being a part of ITG’s 9–week paid internship! Picture yourself at ITG, a leading global execution and research broker. As a Summer Analyst, you’ll have an opportunity to network with individuals at all levels of the organization and work on challenging projects that make an immediate contribution to our business. Envision yourself gaining exposure to all areas of our business and collaborating daily with high-caliber individuals in a team-oriented environment.

Through our comprehensive training programs, senior management speaker series, and mentoring opportunities, our Summer Analysts acquire the tools and experience to contribute to the firm’s bottom line and develop professionally.

From investment decision through settlement, ITG helps clients understand market trends, improve performance, mitigate risk and navigate increasingly complex markets. ITG is headquartered in New York, with offices in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. Join us, and get ready for an unforgettable experience!

Software Engineering Summer Analyst:

With ITG positioned firmly at the intersection of Finance and Technology, our Software Engineers are some of our most valuable contributors responsible for building our home-grown suite of algorithms, developing our world-class tools for pre and post trade analysis, and creating the next-generation roll-outs for our proprietary trading platforms. Our Software Engineers are members of small teams, collaborating through an agile methodology, where they design, test, deploy and maintain ITG’s core products. If you are someone who is interested in learning new technologies, having ownership in the development life cycle, and mentorship from a team, all while gaining an unparalleled introduction into the financial markets, this is the perfect opportunity for you!

Picture Yourself:

  • Designing applications and solutions to support the development and enhancement of our next-gen products
  • Participating in code reviews to improve your programming skills and follow common code practices
  • Having ownership over a key project with a real business impact to ITG’s bottom-line
  • Authoring test plans/cases in an agile methodology and debugging and troubleshooting technical problems
  • Solving complex problems and brainstorming new approaches
  • Learning new languages and technical skills while applying the skills you’ve learned in the classroom to a critical ITG initiative

Required Skills:

  • Pursuing a degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline
  • Experience with scripting (Perl, Python, VB.Net), object oriented programming (C++, C#, Java) and/or operating systems (UNIX, Linux)
  • Creative problem solving skills and ability to think outside the box
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Interest in/knowledge of financial markets

 

 

Software Engineering Summer AnalystBoston

ITG’s Summer Analyst Program:

Build your future before you graduate by being a part of ITG’s 9–week paid internship! Picture yourself at ITG, a leading global execution and research broker. As a Summer Analyst, you’ll have an opportunity to network with individuals at all levels of the organization and work on challenging projects that make an immediate contribution to our business. Envision yourself gaining exposure to all areas of our business and collaborating daily with high-caliber individuals in a team-oriented environment.

Through our comprehensive training programs, senior management speaker series, and mentoring opportunities, our Summer Analysts acquire the tools and experience to contribute to the firm’s bottom line and develop professionally.

From investment decision through settlement, ITG helps clients understand market trends, improve performance, mitigate risk and navigate increasingly complex markets. ITG is headquartered in New York, with offices in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. Join us, and get ready for an unforgettable experience!

Software Engineering Summer Analyst:

With ITG positioned firmly at the intersection of Finance and Technology, our Software Engineers are some of our most valuable contributors responsible for building our home-grown suite of algorithms, developing our world-class tools for pre and post trade analysis, and creating the next-generation roll-outs for our proprietary trading platforms. Our Software Engineers are members of small teams, collaborating through an agile methodology, where they design, test, deploy and maintain ITG’s core products. If you are someone who is interested in learning new technologies, having ownership in the development life cycle, and mentorship from a team, all while gaining an unparalleled introduction into the financial markets, this is the perfect opportunity for you!

Picture Yourself:

  • Designing applications and solutions to support the development and enhancement of our next-gen products
  • Participating in code reviews to improve your programming skills and follow common code practices
  • Having ownership over a key project with a real business impact to ITG’s bottom-line
  • Authoring test plans/cases in an agile methodology and debugging and troubleshooting technical problems
  • Solving complex problems and brainstorming new approaches
  • Learning new languages and technical skills while applying the skills you’ve learned in the classroom to a critical ITG initiative

Required Skills:

  • Pursuing a degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline
  • Experience with scripting (Perl, Python, VB.Net), object oriented programming (C++, C#, Java) and/or operating systems (UNIX, Linux)
  • Creative problem solving skills and ability to think outside the box
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Interest in/knowledge of financial markets

Quantitative Summer AnalystNew York

ITG’s Summer Analyst Program:

Build your future before you graduate by being a part of ITG’s 9–week paid internship! Picture yourself at ITG, a leading global execution and research broker. As a Summer Analyst, you’ll have an opportunity to network with individuals at all levels of the organization and work on challenging projects that make an immediate contribution to our business. Envision yourself gaining exposure to all areas of our business and collaborating daily with high-caliber individuals in a team-oriented environment.

Through our comprehensive training programs, senior management speaker series, and mentoring opportunities, our Summer Analysts acquire the tools and experience to contribute to the firm’s bottom line and develop professionally.

From investment decision through settlement, ITG helps clients understand market trends, improve performance, mitigate risk and navigate increasingly complex markets. ITG is headquartered in New York, with offices in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. Join us, and get ready for an unforgettable experience!

Quantitative Summer Analyst:

Do you have a technical and quantitative skill set that you’d like to leverage by working on projects related to algorithmic trading, liquidity management, and market microstructure across multiple asset classes? This unique summer analyst role offers exposure to many areas in ITG’s electronic trading organization and direct insight into our cutting-edge business initiatives in Fixed Income, Foreign Exchange and Equities.

Picture Yourself:

  • Developing statistical models for analyzing execution quality and supporting a team in consulting with clients to improve trading strategy
  • Performing econometric analysis on trade data
  • Assisting with consolidating and interpreting data for client requests
  • Analyzing algorithmic trading data and make recommendations
  • Participating in research on algorithmic trading, liquidity management and market microstructure
  • Supporting the design of new products/document functional requirements and acceptance tests

Required Skills:

  • Strong communicators with a demonstrated interest in financial markets
  • Advanced degree in Financial Engineering, Financial Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Finance, Economics
  • Experience with statistical analysis software, SQL, R, Matlab, VBA, and understanding of data models and databases preferred
  • Programming experience with C/C++, Java, Python
  • Experience in financial modeling or software design/development
  • Familiarity with time series analysis and the models of market microstructure and financial econometrics is desired

Financial Engineering Summer AnalystBoston

ITG’s Summer Analyst Program:

Build your future before you graduate by being a part of ITG’s 9–week paid internship! Picture yourself at ITG, a leading global execution and research broker. As a Summer Analyst, you’ll have an opportunity to network with individuals at all levels of the organization and work on challenging projects that make an immediate contribution to our business. Envision yourself gaining exposure to all areas of our business and collaborating daily with high-caliber individuals in a team-oriented environment.

Through our comprehensive training programs, senior management speaker series, and mentoring opportunities, our Summer Analysts acquire the tools and experience to contribute to the firm’s bottom line and develop professionally.

From investment decision through settlement, ITG helps clients understand market trends, improve performance, mitigate risk and navigate increasingly complex markets. ITG is headquartered in New York, with offices in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. Join us, and get ready for an unforgettable experience!

Financial Engineering Summer Analyst

ITG Financial Engineering delivers state-of-the-art data analytics and mobile apps for portfolio managers and traders looking to improve performance and demonstrate best execution. Backed by the latest academic research in the areas of portfolio management and pre- and post-trade analysis, we provide a suite of sophisticated models for managing risk, real-world transaction cost estimates for conducting simulations, and high-quality data analytics to empower decision-making. The analytics for a variety of asset classes (spanning from equities and foreign exchange to fixed income) are packaged into our powerful in-house software tools. These apps facilitate better risk mitigation across the investment process.

The Financial Engineering Summer Analyst will become familiar with ITG Financial Engineering’s existing internal models as well as the corresponding infrastructure (including databases, programming languages and apps). The Summer Analyst will also perform numerical data analysis and be involved in developing new or improving existing in-house financial models. In addition to being mentored by a senior researcher, you will have an opportunity to present the findings of your internship project to senior management at the conclusion of the summer.

Picture Yourself:

  • Applying statistical, mathematical, and financial theory to conduct investment and trading related research, including data collection and cleaning, statistical modeling and interpretation.
  • Modifying existing internal software and writing new research code (e.g. to familiarize and present new data content).
  • Working closely with experienced members of the Financial Engineering team to conduct formal quantitative analyses from question formulation to presentation of outcomes, typically including written summaries and/or business recommendations.
  • Leveraging information design concepts and principles to create compelling and effective charts, tables, presentations and other visuals that convey analytical results clearly and effectively.
  • Performing project-specific analyses

Required Skills:

  • Previous experience with statistical and optimization techniques and probability theory
  • Proven knowledge of C/C++ language
  • Familiarity with Unix
  • Knowledge of SQL, Perl, Matlab and R/Splus desired
  • Ability to translate research into usable, value-added tools and models.
  • Familiarity with time series analysis/ models of market microstructure/financial econometrics
  • Creativity and good problem-solving/quantitative skills
  • Good communication skills and detail-oriented

Location:

ITG’s Financial Engineering team is based in Boston’s Financial District at our 100 High Street Office. Applicants should be open to Boston for the internship/longer term career opportunities.

Investment Research Summer AnalystNew York

ITG’s Summer Analyst Program:

Build your future before you graduate by being a part of ITG’s 9–week paid internship! Picture yourself at ITG, a leading global execution and research broker. As a Summer Analyst, you’ll have an opportunity to network with individuals at all levels of the organization and work on challenging projects that make an immediate contribution to our business. Envision yourself gaining exposure to all areas of our business and collaborating daily with high-caliber individuals in a team-oriented environment.

Through our comprehensive training programs, senior management speaker series, and mentoring opportunities, our Summer Analysts acquire the tools and experience to contribute to the firm’s bottom line and develop professionally.

From investment decision through settlement, ITG helps clients understand market trends, improve performance, mitigate risk and navigate increasingly complex markets. ITG is headquartered in New York, with offices in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. Join us, and get ready for an unforgettable experience!

Investment Research Summer Analyst:

Unlike traditional equity research offerings, ITG has revolutionized the financial research business with innovative proprietary methods and tools for accessing real-time data. Through exclusive relationships with industry data providers and proprietary technology, we generate fresh insights from advanced analysis of billions of data points. Our sole mission is to give clients market insight to generate alpha, stay ahead of the Street, make smarter investment decisions and improve performance. Join us in continuing to revolutionize the future of Equity Research.

Picture Yourself:

  • Generating financial models/forecasts and analyzing competitive profiles on specific companies to develop a thorough perspective of the company and its securities
  • Developing and testing metrics to predict company, stock, and equity performance
  • Gathering and analyzing large data sets from a variety of internal and external sources
  • Gaining in depth exposure to a specific industry by monitoring company, news, and events, as you simultaneously hone your data science and coding skills
  • Supporting the team in writing, editing, and publishing equity research reports incorporating insights derived from ITG’s financial and statistical models

Required Skills:

  • Pursuing a degree in Statistics, Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering, Economics or a related field
  • Experience with database management languages such as SQL, R, Matlab preferred
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to clean and dissect quantitative and qualitative information
  • Ability to work within a high-pressure environment with attention to detail
  • Strong knowledge of/interest in financial markets

Electronic Trade Support and Research Sales and Trading Summer AnalystNew York

ITG’s Summer Analyst Program:

Build your future before you graduate by being a part of ITG’s 9–week paid internship! Picture yourself at ITG, a leading global execution and research broker. As a Summer Analyst, you’ll have an opportunity to network with individuals at all levels of the organization and work on challenging projects that make an immediate contribution to our business. Envision yourself gaining exposure to all areas of our business and collaborating daily with high-caliber individuals in a team-oriented environment.

Through our comprehensive training programs, senior management speaker series, and mentoring opportunities, our Summer Analysts acquire the tools and experience to contribute to the firm’s bottom line and develop professionally.

From investment decision through settlement, ITG helps clients understand market trends, improve performance, mitigate risk and navigate increasingly complex markets. ITG is headquartered in New York, with offices in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. Join us, and get ready for an unforgettable experience!

Electronic Trade Support Summer Analyst:

Envision yourself following the markets on a daily basis and partnering with our experienced sales and trading professionals to best serve our broad buy-side client base of financial institutions, traders, portfolio managers, and hedge funds. As a Summer Analyst, you’ll assist our Electronic Brokerage organization to provide our clients access to liquidity through our anonymous crossing dark pool, POSIT, our suite of homegrown algorithms, and our Execution Management System, Triton. Our Summer Analysts get up-close insights into the Financial Markets by analyzing algorithm usage and market trends, while gaining valuable exposure to multiple asset classes including Equities, FX and Fixed Income.

Research, Sales & Trading Summer Analyst:

Are you interested in understanding how ITG’s innovative, data-driven equity research offering drives our client’s investment decisions? Can you see yourself communicating cutting-edge equity research insights to clients and/or supporting our experienced sector traders to assess industry growth and prospect new client opportunities?

Our Summer Analysts in Research, Sales & Trading are mentored by industry experts and are challenged to bring innovative ideas to the table.  If you are a self-starter who wants to utilize your strong analytical and communication skills while growing your understanding of the financial markets, then this is an opportunity you should not miss.

Picture Yourself:

  • Supporting our Sales & Trading team to deliver exceptional service to our broad client base
  • Conducting industry and product research in a variety of asset classes including Equities, Fixed Income and Foreign Exchange.
  • Attending client presentations/meetings to learn firsthand how we manage our client relationships and operate our business
  • Assisting in servicing new accounts and assisting senior associates in the expansion of existing accounts

Required Skills:

  • Strong communication skills, able to work independently to gather information from internal stakeholders
  • Self starter, ability to thrive under pressure and take initiative
  • Analytical mindset and ability to analyze data
  • Demonstrated interest in financial markets
  • Preferred background in Finance, Business, Economics, Mathematics, or a related discipline

Analytical Products & Research Summer AnalystNew York

Analytics Client Services Summer Analyst

ITG’s Summer Analyst Program:

Build your future before you graduate by being a part of ITG’s 9–week paid internship! Picture yourself at ITG, a leading global execution and research broker. As a Summer Analyst, you’ll have an opportunity to network with individuals at all levels of the organization and work on challenging projects that make an immediate contribution to our business. Envision yourself gaining exposure to all areas of our business and collaborating daily with high-caliber individuals in a team-oriented environment.

Through our comprehensive training programs, senior management speaker series, and mentoring opportunities, our Summer Analysts acquire the tools and experience to contribute to the firm’s bottom line and develop professionally.

From investment decision through settlement, ITG helps clients understand market trends, improve performance, mitigate risk and navigate increasingly complex markets. ITG is headquartered in New York, with offices in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. Join us, and get ready for an unforgettable experience!

Analytics Client Services Summer Analyst:

Join our cutting-edge Trading Analytics organization and learn exactly why we’re known as the industry leaders in Transaction Cost Analysis. At ITG, our Analytics team uses econometric models and our proprietary peer database to guide clients in understanding how their trading performance stacks up against their competitors and provides unique insights that help our clients achieve best execution. If you are interested in analyzing data, solving problems, and managing client relationships on a daily basis, then this is a career opportunity you should not miss!

Picture Yourself:

  • Analyzing proprietary data to help interpret trends and patterns in their performance
  • Learning about ITG’s pre- and post-trade analytics product suite and developing technical solutions for a variety of institutional clients
  • Attending client calls and meetings with senior client services analysts to hone your client-facing skill set
  • Developing client reports/custom product presentations based on client requests

 Required Skills:

  • Customer service experience and desire to work directly with clients in a fast-paced, deadline and detail-oriented environment
  • Superior written and oral communication skills
  • Self-starter with a problem solving mind-set
  • Demonstrated interest in Financial Markets
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team-setting while maintaining high level of ownership
  • Exposure to data management systems such as SQL, VBA, R, Matlab, a plus

Quantitative Research DeveloperBoston

ITG is an independent research and execution broker that partners with global portfolio managers and traders to provide unique data-driven insights throughout the investment process. From investment decision through settlement, ITG helps clients understand market trends, improve performance, mitigate risk and navigate increasingly complex markets. ITG is headquartered in New York, with offices in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. For more information, please visit www.itg.com.

Position Description: The successful candidate joins a strong team that creates and implements state-of-the-art data analytics for trading equity, FX, and other asset classes. He or she will focus on the implementation of sophisticated models for managing risk, estimating transaction costs, for conducting simulations and providing high-quality data analytics to empower decision-making. The analytics for a broad set of asset classes (equities, foreign exchange and fixed income) are packaged into powerful in-house software tools and client facing systems. These applications improve risk mitigation across the investment process.

Responsibilities of the Quantitative Research Developer include:

  • Work closely with the financial engineering research team to implement next generation of transaction cost models and analytics and to design applications  based on these models;
  • Validation of the new models and their application in the trading process;
  • Contribute to the research tools and environment of the financial engineering group;
  • Create and maintain documentation related to the models and applications;
  • Maintain and support existing infrastructure and products.

 

Educational and Professional Requirements:

  • Ph.D. or M.Sc. in a quantitative field (e.g. applied mathematics, physics, computational finance, applied economics, computer science, or physical sciences),
  • Strong programming skills in C++ and OOP,
  • Knowledge of Perl, JavaScript strongly preferred,
  • Familiarity with Unix/Linux environment and tools,
  • Knowledge of applied statistics and probability theory,
  • Ability to translate research into usable, value-added tools and information,
  • Ability to effectively communicate quantitative concepts and results,
  • Familiarity with SQL and relational database systems,
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills,
  • Highly self-disciplined, detail and results oriented.

 

To Apply: Interested candidates should send a resume to Careers@itg.com and include Quantitative Research Developer in the subject line.

It is the policy of ITG to provide and promote equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. Decisions are made without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental handicap not related to ability, veteran status, genetic information, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

Systems Support Analyst IINew York

The incumbent will be involved in supporting the company’s internal trading applications, ensuring that issues are resolved in a timely/efficient manner and provide the highest level of service.  He or she will be working in a cross–functional environment, in close cooperation with many diverse areas of the firm.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Troubleshoot trading application issues, determine sources of problems, and identify solutions for internal and external clients.
  • Participate in test, document, release, and provide post/pre installation support for custom applications.
  • Maintains operation, monitoring and integrity of production systems to meet established standards.
  • Liaise regularly with business analysts and ensure awareness of system issues.
  • Troubleshoot client-server applications in production
  • Interact regularly with members of the development team to produce software solutions that address operational needs and requirements.
  • Provide dedicated hotline and face to face support to internal and external clients.
  • Interpret customer requests and takes appropriate action to produce high levels of customer satisfaction that are balanced with business needs.
  • Participate in team meetings and gain understanding of customer business.
  • Monitor system problems and initiate recovery systems.
  • Coordinate with other team members to categorize, prioritize and resolve software application issues dealing with all levels of the technology systems.
  • Maintain operation, monitoring and integrity of production systems to meet established standards.

SPECIFIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Proactively monitor Windows based applications
  • Perform on the fly configuration changes for internal (example: Trading Desk) and external clients.
  • evening system health checks, representing the team in daily production status call.
  • Liaise regularly with the trading desk and ensure awareness of system issues.
  • Communicate with multiple departments on closure on escalated support calls.
  • Communicate effectively with key business users and managers regarding day-to-day support.
  • Provide dedicated hotline, as well as face-to-face support to internal and external clients.
  • Participate in Recovery Outage scenarios.
  • Perform UAT (User Acceptance Testing) for new Production application/functionality.
  • Daily testing in Production environment.
  • Enter Support tickets into a tracking database for reporting purposes
  • Demonstrated ability to work successfully in a cross-functional environment including development, networking, operating systems, database, application servers and web serving

TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS:

  • Basic Windows Server Scripting
  • Basic SQL
  • Basic UNIX
  • Outlook

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 2+ years of relevant experience, and B.S. Degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Business
  • Statistics or equivalent technical discipline
  • Works under broad supervision

To Apply: Interested candidates should send a resume to Careers@itg.com and include Systems Support Analyst II in the subject line.

It is the policy of ITG to provide and promote equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. Decisions are made without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental handicap not related to ability, veteran status, genetic information, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

Trading Support Analyst – ETSNew York

ITG is an independent research and execution broker that partners with global portfolio managers and traders to provide unique data-driven insights throughout the investment process. From investment decision through settlement, ITG helps clients understand market trends, improve performance, mitigate risk and navigate increasingly complex markets. ITG is headquartered in New York, with offices in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. For more information, please visit www.itg.com. 

Description/ Responsibilities:

The incumbent will be involved in supporting the company’s internal Equity Order Routing, Crossing and Compliance applications, ensuring that issues are resolved in a timely and efficient manner.  He or she will be working in a cross–functional environment, in close cooperation with many diverse areas of the firm.

  • Troubleshoot equity trading systems, order routing, front office, middle office, and crossing and compliance application issues.
  • Interface with external business and technical partners, including but not limited to Exchanges, ECN’s, OMS, EMS and Network providers.
  • Trace order flow through multiple equity order routing systems by running scripts, analyzing and interpreting proprietary, as well as standard, FIX, CMS and CTCI log files.
  • Coordinate with other team members to categorize, prioritize and resolve software application issues dealing with all levels of the equity order routing technology systems.
  • Maintain operation, monitoring and integrity of production systems to meet established standards.
  • Interact regularly with members of the development team to produce software solutions that address operational needs and requirements.
  • Interpret client requests and takes appropriate action to produce high levels of customer satisfaction that are balanced with business needs.
  • Participate in team meetings and gain understanding of customer business.

Qualifications/Required Skills:

  • Perform trading actions on behalf of a client, such as cancel orders, correct limit price on orders/portfolios and send a status query to the exchange.
  • Monitor Equity Order Routing, Compliance, Back Office, and Crossing systems to catch and fix problems as they occur.
  • Perform on the fly configuration changes for internal and external clients.
  • Resolve trade break and allocation issues.
  • Handle variety of trade and pricing issues, such as incorrect reports from external destinations, busted trades, price corrections, and erroneous trades.
  • Perform morning and evening system health checks, representing the team in daily production status call.
  • Liaise regularly with the trading desk and ensure awareness of system issues.
  • Communicate with multiple departments on closure on escalated support calls.
  • Communicate effectively with key business users and managers regarding day-to-day support.
  • Provide dedicated hotline, as well as face-to-face support to internal and external clients.
  • Participate in Recovery Outage scenarios.
  • Perform UAT (User Acceptance Testing) for new Production application/functionality.
  • Daily testing in Production environment.
  • Enter Support tickets into a tracking database for reporting purposes
  • Demonstrated ability to work successfully in a cross-functional environment including development, networking,
    operating systems, database, application servers and web serving
  • Proven knowledge of global equity markets
  • Demonstrated ability to resolve a variety of trading and pricing issues, such as incorrect reports from external destinations, busted trades, price corrections and erroneous trades.
  • Proven knowledge of Nasdaq I and Nasdaq II times and sales using Bloomberg, Thompson, and Bridge Market Software
  • Demonstrated ability to pay close attention to detail and ability to follow through with open issues until resolved
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment, handle multiple tasks simultaneously and adapt quickly to changes
  • Demonstrated ability to make effective decisions within high pressured environments
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate technical and production-related concepts to a broad range of technical and non-technical staff
  • Demonstrated excellent communication and interpersonal skills 

Education/Experience Requirements:

  • Basic SQL
  • Basic Sybase
  • Basic UNIX
  • Direct Market Access systems
  • Electronic Communication Networks
  • Equity Algorithmic trading
  • Exchanges
  • FIX messaging
  • FIX protocol
  • OTC Equity Securities
  • Trading Rules and Regulations
  • B.S. Degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics, Computer Science or equivalent technical discipline
  • 0 – 3 years experience in First Level Trading support role
  • Works under general supervision 

To Apply: Interested candidates should send a resume to Careers@itg.com and include Trading Support Analyst – ETS in the subject line.

It is the policy of ITG to provide and promote equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. Decisions are made without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental handicap not related to ability, veteran status, genetic information, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

Client Services Analyst – Trading AnalyticsNew York

ITG is an independent research and execution broker that partners with global portfolio managers and traders to provide unique data-driven insights throughout the investment process. From investment decision through settlement, ITG helps clients understand market trends, improve performance, mitigate risk and navigate increasingly complex markets. ITG is headquartered in New York, with offices in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. For more information, please visit www.itg.com. 

The primary responsibility of this role is to support clients of the Firm, mostly large mutual funds, in their daily use of a data-related analytical service used to adjust prices of mutual funds. This position involves direct communication with the Firm's prospects / clients. Successful candidates must enjoy liaising with clients in person or on the phone. The role also requires meeting hard deadlines, strong analytical ability, problem-solving skills and an affinity for technology.

Responsibilities:

  • Training, support and consulting to clients
  • Troubleshooting problems over the phone or via email
  • Supporting sales effort by explaining the product and addressing questions
  • Running backtests each quarter; meeting deadlines for fund board meetings
  • Working with Product Management & Financial Engineering groups to ensure client needs are met on a timely basis, including critical daily deadlines for sending clients their data files

Daily Tasks:

  • Answer general client inquiries and resolve problems
  • Run backtests and provide support for them, including investigating skewed results (pro-actively preferred, as opposed to in response to client inquiry)
  • Brainstorm ways to change/improve website
  • Participate in conference calls and meetings with clients
  • Handle audit requests from clients
  • Investigate problems with file delivery
  • Create and maintain client accounts for the website
  • Explain FVM concepts to new contacts, as well as old, forgetful contacts
  • Work with PM / Sales / FE / Development / Legal on various issues / investigations
  • Set up file deliveries pre/post contract negotiations by Sales / PM / Legal

Qualifications:

  • 1 – 3 years of experience
  • Bachelor's degree required
  • Strong mathematical, technical & communication skills; Basic Python scripting skills a plus
  • Knowledge of and/or interest in equities securities marketplace desired
  • Experience in a mutual fund pricing role preferred
  • Approximately 5-10% domestic travel, sometimes with overnight stay, may be required.

To Apply: Interested candidates should send a resume to careers@itg.com and include Client Services Analyst in the subject line.

It is the policy of ITG to provide and promote equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. Decisions are made without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental handicap not related to ability, veteran status, genetic information, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

 

Research Associate – eCommerce/Internet MediaNew York

ITG is an independent research and execution broker that partners with global portfolio managers and traders to provide unique data-driven insights throughout the investment process. From investment decision through settlement, ITG helps clients understand market trends, improve performance, mitigate risk and navigate increasingly complex markets. ITG is headquartered in New York, with offices in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. For more information, please visit www.itg.com.

Description: We are looking for an individual to join our Investment Research team, specifically supporting our eCommerce/Internet Media research sector.  This person will report in to our Senior Internet Analyst.

Our current eCommerce/Internet Media research is driven by analysis of proprietary data sets generated through web harvesting and various data partner relationships.

The responsibilities for this role include using proprietary data sets to build financial models, perform data analysis, write reports, update marketing material and service client request.  The individual must be proficient in SQL, Excel, mathematical modeling and have a basic understanding of financial statements and accounting.  The individual should also be an effective written and verbal communicator.  Additionally, the candidate must be self motivated, detail oriented and a creative thinker who has interest in financial markets.

Responsibilities:

  • Updating existing templates with new data and producing regular written reports on companies and themes which we cover
  • Monitoring company news and events
  • Maintaining, updating, and revising project spreadsheets while ensuring quality and timeliness of project results
  • Vetting new and unique data sets for relevancy to continually improve and broaden our scope and accuracy
  • Update all custom spreadsheets, distribute them to clients
  • Update models for several syndicate names
  • Ensure quality of data, adjust models for anomalies in the data and to correlate with reported historical data
  • Author initiation of coverage pieces for the sector
  • Keep abreast of sector and financial news
  • Field inquiries from the sales force and clients about our capabilities, our methodology, and data questions in general
  • Queue and ensure distribution of syndicate reports
  • Vet new data sources
  • Other related duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • 1-4 years of relevant experience, Advanced Degree preferred, Bachelors degree required
  • Outstanding academic record from a top university
  • Understanding of financial markets
  • Excellent analytical and writing skills
  • Entrepreneurial
  • Experience with SQL and Microsoft Excel

To Apply: Interested candidates should send a resume to careers@itg.com and include Research Associate- eCommerce/Internet Media in the subject line.

It is the policy of ITG to provide and promote equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. Decisions are made without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental handicap not related to ability, veteran status, genetic information, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

Software Engineer – Smart Trading AnalyticsNew York

 ITG is an independent research and execution broker that partners with global portfolio managers and traders to provide unique data-driven insights throughout the investment process. From investment decision through settlement, ITG helps clients understand market trends, improve performance, mitigate risk and navigate increasingly complex markets. ITG is headquartered in New York, with offices in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. For more information, please visit www.itg.com.

Description/ Responsibilities: We are seeking a smart and motivated Software Engineer to work on our Smart Trading Analytics product. Our team builds multi-tier applications using C# .NET, JavaScript, and web services. Your role will focus on C# .NET development for building/enhancing plug-in content for ITG's proprietary trading system (Triton).

  • Analyze, design, develop, test, debug, and support complex subsystems and modules across multiple platforms.
  • Learn and utilize multiple data provider APIs for retrieval of security pricing and trade data
  • Perform complex product design activities on applications software which may require extensive research and analysis.
  • Use Agile development methodologies to review, prioritize, estimate, task, and complete assignments in an efficient and collaborative manner.
  • Solve highly technical and complex problems on multiple projects, and provide consultative support to team members.
  • Coordinate with other technology leads to ensure a consistent design and compatibility with all interfacing products.
  • Participate in recommending new technologies and next generation features.
  • Be a team player and effective communicator with various teams. Be a quick learner and contributor.

Qualifications/Required Skills:

  • 3-5 years C# .NET development experience
  • Object oriented design principles / design patterns
  • Windows Forms and WPF experience
  • Strong understanding of .NET collections
  • Solid understanding of .NET platform libraries
  • Experience consuming web services
  • Asynchronous and multithreaded development techniques
  • Unit testing with NUnit and fake/mock objects
  • Solid understanding of SQL
  • Familiarity with Unix/Linux
  • Ability to work well independently and in teams
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent communication skills

Desired Skills/Experience

  • Some familiarity with Java development
  • Experience working with trading systems
  • Excel/VBA development
  • Experience working with Agile development methodology

Education/Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor's or master's degree in computer science, engineering, or related field.

To Apply: Interested candidates should send a resume to Careers@itg.com and include Software Engineer – Smart Trading Analytics in the subject line.

 It is the policy of ITG to provide and promote equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. Decisions are made without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental handicap not related to ability, veteran status, genetic information, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

QA AnalystCulver City

ITG is an independent research and execution broker that partners with global portfolio managers and traders to provide unique data-driven insights throughout the investment process. From investment decision through settlement, ITG helps clients understand market trends, improve performance, mitigate risk and navigate increasingly complex markets. ITG is headquartered in New York, with offices in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. For more information, please visit www.itg.com.

Description/ Responsibilities: ITG is seeking a highly motivated QA Analyst to work on a Transaction Cost Analysis (TCA) product that is central to our business. This individual will be responsible for testing the Fixed Income TCA product. Experience with UNIX, SQL and web-based application testing is required. The qualified candidate should be flexible and able to multitask in a fast-paced team environment where time to market is key.

  • Working with global QA members on core ITG products.
  • Writing test scripts for automation.
  • Create and execute various testing documents (including plans, conditions, and scripts) based on technical and user requirements.
  • Maintain and support existing QA / UAT environments.
  • Assist developers in quickly investigating problems reported and solving them.
  • Provide feedback on both technical and business issues to management.
  • Be a quick learner and contributor.
  • Be a team player and effective communicator with various teams.

Qualifications/Required Skills:

  • Proven knowledge of quality assurance and software testing methodologies.
  • Strong written and verbal communication – must be able to clearly describe and discuss problems found
  • Previous experience in diagnosing and resolving complex test environment configuration issues.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced team-oriented environment
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently as well as a part of both large and small teams

Technical Knowledge/Skills:

  • Knowledge of automation tools.
  • Experience with agile methodologies.
  • Experience working in a Windows and Unix environment
  • Knowledge of QA methodologies.
  • Experience with SQL.
  • Knowledge of Equity markets.

Education/Experience Requirements:

  • B.S. Degree in Computer Science or equivalent technical discipline
  • 5+ years of experience

To Apply: Interested candidates should send a resume to Careers@itg.com and include QA Analyst in the subject line.

It is the policy of ITG to provide and promote equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. Decisions are made without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental handicap not related to ability, veteran status, genetic information, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

Fixed Income Sales – POSIT AlertNew York

ITG is an independent research and execution broker that partners with global portfolio managers and traders to provide unique data-driven insights throughout the investment process. From investment decision through settlement, ITG helps clients understand market trends, improve performance, mitigate risk and navigate increasingly complex markets. ITG is headquartered in New York, with offices in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. For more information, please visit www.itg.com.

We are looking for an experienced and energetic person to join our US POSIT Alert trading team in New York. The incumbent will be heavily involved in launching, monitoring and supporting ITG’s proprietary POSIT Alert trading platform for fixed income trading. This person will help generate fixed income sales with buy-side investors by sourcing, developing, and maintaining client relationships. Travel will be required to visit clients through-out the US. A thorough understanding of US credit (cash) market structure is required as well as excellent communication skills.

Description/ Responsibilities:

  • Assist in development and management of client relationships while meeting and exceeding revenue projections.
  • Assist with trading strategy idea generation and execution for clients.
  • Partner with buy-side to understand needs, bring feedback to the product development team and facilitate the partnership between ITG and customer to maximize product usage.
  • Identify, troubleshoot and respond to situations impacting traders and/or marketplaces.
  • Attend client meetings and develop strategic relationships with key clients that will translate into expanding our coverage and revenue growth.
  • Work closely with the sales teams to provide timely and competitive executions for our clients.
  • Act as information resource, liaison and general problem-solver.
  • Training customers on new products and enhancements.
  • General understanding of competitor products, sales and marketing activities.
  • Handle confidential information with tact and discretion.
  • Monitor Credit Alert trading systems.

Qualifications/Required Skills:

  • Fluent in fixed income US credit and interest rates(cash products) market structure
  • Knowledge in Institutional trading on e-commerce platforms
  • Familiar with post-trade processing cycle
  • Ability to work quickly and efficiently in a fast pace environment
  • Driven and goal-oriented, focused on success
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Proven experience working collaboratively, improving productivity, and implementing ideas

Education/Experience Requirements:

  • 5-7 years of experience in Credit sales and trading or targeted experience in E-commerce sales
  • Required Education: Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
  • Required Certifications: 7, 63

To Apply: Interested candidates should send a resume to Careers@itg.com and include Fixed Income Sales in the subject line.

It is the policy of ITG to provide and promote equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. Decisions are made without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental handicap not related to ability, veteran status, genetic information, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local laws.