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Asia Pacific

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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

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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

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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

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

Staff AccountantNew 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:

  • Record journal entries of client statements, and maintain data of the Commission Management System
  • Respond to client inquiries on commission management data, and resolve any problems or issues clients have around the accounting for the Commission Management System
  • Create and maintain client accounts list and report on monthly activity
  • Provide accurate and detailed accounting support for Commission Management team, and liaise with internal stakeholders to manage the Commission Management Accounting process
  • Ensure financial records are maintained in compliance with accepted policies and procedures

 

Qualifications/Required Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting or related degree
  • 0-2+ years experience
  • Strong communication skills
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with all levels of employees and management
  • Understanding of accounting theory
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications
  • Experience with JD Edwards and/or HFM a plus
  • Strong technical & communication skills

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 Accountant 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.

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.

Quantitative Research DeveloperBoston

About the company:  ITG is an independent research brokerage firm providing advanced trading technologies to institutional managers and hedge funds. Our tools for trade execution and analysis enable clients to measure and access liquidity, evaluate traders’ performance, lower transaction costs, and streamline the trading process. From offices around the globe, we work to fulfill each client’s individual trading goals and needs. Our industry specialists partner with clients to bring all of our products, technologies and expertise together to provide flexible, comprehensive solutions.

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.

IT Service Management 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. 

Company Overview

ITG is an independent execution and research 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.

Job Description: ITG is seeking a highly motivated, hands on, technical individual to join our IT Service Management Support Team. This team is responsible for almost all aspects of our ITSM product including but not limited to training, development of new support workflows, first & second level global support, and overall product technical needs.  The successful candidate would be quality and client-service oriented, as well as an effective communicator and a creative thinker.

Responsibilities:

  • Resolve production issues and prevent similar issues from occurring in the future
  • Work with Sales/Support and Global Client Services to determine which business processes need to be strengthened, and then implement these in our Service Management tool.
  • Develop training documentation for new users based upon proper use of the management system.
  • Test new versions of system software as they become available
  • Work closely with end users to answer questions and provide guidance when required.
  • Interface with other internal teams, such as Corporate Security and Internal Audit, to ensure seamless delivery of data.
  • Act as a Subject Matter Expert on ITIL methodologies.

Qualifications/Required Skills:

  • Background in software development skills and understanding basic coding principals
  • Strong client and relationship focus
  • Communication and influencing skills
  • Proven ability to analyze, resolve and anticipate issues
  • Results-driven and client-service oriented
  • Record of strong academic achievement

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant field  is required

To Apply: Interested candidates should send a resume to Careers@itg.com and include IT Service Management Analyst – ITG, Inc 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.

C# Software Engineer – Team Lead, Investment ResearchNew 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. 

Job Description:

Lead a software development team of 10+ people distributed between the US and China in developing, maintaining and providing quality assurance on systems and data for our round the clock web harvesting collection efforts. Nimbleness of the team is a must in this fast paced and tight deadline environment. 

  • Work closely with financial analysts on innovative research ideas, data collection requirements and analysis
  • Deliver high-quality code and cutting edge technologies to harvest and parse web data
  • Develop, oversee and maintain all web based data collection efforts, quality assurance scripts and overall data collection integrity
  • Maintain, enforce and evolve policies and procedures supporting our web harvesting efforts
  • Continue to evolve our next-generation technology and research platform
  • Build software tools to contribute to the overall Research, Sales and Trading effort
  • Report directly to the COO, ITG Investment Research, Inc. 

Required Skills:

  • High level of motivation, creative problem-solving and leadership
  • Solid computer science background and interest in finance
  • Strong grasp of object oriented development, algorithms and data structures
  • C# programming experience
  • Knowledge of  internet and network technologies
  • Knowledge of IT infrastructure and database design and technology
  • Ability to effectively manage multiple concurrent projects
  • Extensive SQL experience
  • Comprehensive understanding of .NET Framework and CLR
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Knowledge of Android and Computer Information Security a plus 

Education:

  • Minimum of a 4-year degree in computer science or related field
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience, preferably in a capital markets environment
  • Solid knowledge in mathematics and statistics preferred

 

Compensation:

This is a full-time position that offers a competitive salary and health benefits

To Apply: Interested candidates should send a resume to careers@itg.com and include C# Software Engineer – Team Lead, Investment 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.

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.

 

Quality Assurance 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
  • 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 (Boston) 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.

Quantitative AssociateNew 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.

ITG is revolutionizing investment research by building innovative methods and tools to extract investment ideas from massive data sets in real time.  The ITG Investment Research team believes that consumers leave behind digital footprints of their activity; we collect and synthesize these footprints to create some of the strongest signals on the street.  Using our universe of proprietary data sets we give our clients an accurate and current picture of the performance of the companies that matter most to them.  Our clients leverage our unbiased insights to stay ahead of the street and outperform those that rely on traditional forms of research.

Description:  We are looking for an individual who is passionate about the intersection of data analytics and financial markets to join our Research and Development Team.  This individual will use their exceptional analytic skills and leverage cutting edge technology to expand our coverage universe, support existing sector coverage, improve our existing statistical models and build new revenue generating products.

Projects will involve mining multiple large-scale datasets, and building statistical models to forecast company and sector specific metrics and macroeconomic indicators.  In addition, this individual will contribute ideas for new uses of our data and develop prototypes to prove value.  The individual must be quantitatively oriented, must be able to work independently and must possess strong communication skills.

The ideal candidate is someone who can think creatively about raw data sets and then independently build processes to extract real-time insights from these data sets with the end goal of adding tremendous value to clients.

Responsibilities:

  • Vet new data sources
  • Build automated processes to extract insights from large data sets
  • Build rigorous quantitative models to forecast key metrics
  • Contribute unique and innovative research and present it at the weekly R&D meeting
  • Support various sectors by maintaining models and data processes within strict publication timeframes
  • Ensure quality of data and model estimates and build custom and timely solutions where necessary
  • Build product prototypes to display new uses for existing data resources

Requirements:

  • 1-4 years of relevant experience
  • Advanced degree preferred, Bachelor’s degree required
  • Outstanding academic record from a top tier university
  • Track record of innovation
  • Strong quantitative and analytical ability
  • Experience using SQL and programming in Matlab, R, Python, SAS, STATA, VBA
  • Excellent communication and verbal skills
  • Entrepreneurial
  • Deep understanding of financial markets
  • Passion for big data analytics

To Apply: Interested candidates should send a resume to careers@itg.com and include Quantitative Associate 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.

Quality Assurance AnalystChicago

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 Software QA Analyst to work on several products that are central to our business structure.  This individual will be responsible for manual and automated testing on our company wide Monitoring Tools and Core framework products.  The qualified candidate should be flexible and able to multitask in a fast-paced team environment where time to market is key.

  • Conduct QA testing of infrastructure, Cache and monitoring tools products including ongoing bug fix verifications.
  • Develop detailed test plans/scripts, execute these tests per plan and analyze and report the test results.
  • Build, maintain, and extend regression and automation suites.
  • 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.
  • Contribute to the integrity of the test plans, test cases, test data, and test environments.
  • Upgrade and maintain updated unit testing and integration testing environments.
  • Open issue/defect reports and record problems in defect tracking software.
  • Be a team player and effective communicator with various teams. Be a quick learner and contributor.

Qualifications/Required Skills:

  • Proven knowledge in backend and black box testing.
  • Proven knowledge in FE applications testing.
  • 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 analytical and problem-solving skills to help validate, verify, communicate, and resolve systems/software application issues through careful testing
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently as well as a part of large and small teams

Technical Knowledge/Skills:

  • Windows environment
  • QA methodologies
  • SQL
  • Lua Scripting or another scripting language.
  • Automation experience (test case development & execution) preferred
  • C++ knowledge advantage

Education/Experience Requirements:

  • B.S. Degree in Computer Science or equivalent technical discipline
  •  3-5 years of experience

To Apply: Interested candidates should send a resume to Careers@itg.com and include Quality Assurance 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 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.

Quality Assurance 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: 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
  • 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.

QA Analyst – AlgorithmsNew 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: ITG is seeking a highly motivated QA Analyst to work on several products that are central to our business.  This individual will be responsible for manual testing and creating / maintaining in-house automation solutions for our Algorithm products.  The qualified candidate should be flexible and able to multitask in a fast-paced team environment where time to market is a key.

  • Working with global QA teams to create new in-house solutions to automate server side applications.
  • Building frameworks for new automation solutions and writing test scripts.
  • Managing QA automation software and environment supporting automation.
  • Create and execute various testing documentation (including plans, conditions, and scripts) based on technical and user requirements.
  • Maintain, support and extend existing in-house automation for different applications.
  • Assist QA and developers in quickly investigating problems reported in the QA automation projects and solving them.
  • Provide feedback on both technical and business issues to managers.
  • Upgrade and maintain QA and integration testing environments.
  • Setup / Perform performance and integration testing.
  • Be a quick learner and contributor.
  • Be a team player and effective communicator with various teams.

Qualifications/Required Skills:

  • Knowledge of programming concepts and experience programming in C++, C# or Java.
  • Proven knowledge in writing in-house solutions for QA Automation of server side applications.
  • 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 C++, C# or Java (required)
  • Perl/Powershell/Lua or another scripting language (required)
  • Proven experience in writing automation frameworks (preferred)
  • Experience with source control tools.
  • Experience with agile methodologies.
  • Experience working in a Windows 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
  • 3+ years of experience

To Apply: Interested candidates should send a resume to Careers@itg.com and include QA  Analyst – Algorithms 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.

Quantitative Associate, Research and DevelopmentNew 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.

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 superior analysis of billions of data points.  ITG does not issue buy-sell recommendations. Our sole mission is to give clients market insight to stay ahead of the Street, make smarter investment decisions and improve performance.

ITG’s unique investment research offerings, ITG Investment Research and Disclosure Insight, provide portfolio managers and analysts with timely information and strategic insights grounded in data that is unbiased, reliable and actionable.

Description/ Responsibilities: The position will involve leveraging superior analytic skills to help us expand our coverage universe and improve our existing models. Typical projects will involve mining multiple large-scale datasets and building statistical models to forecast company- and sector-specific metrics and macroeconomic indicators. Projects will rotate from one sector to another. The goal is to combine quantitative model and fundamental research to provide real-time unique insights on companies and sectors.

Qualifications/Required Skills:

  • Strong analytical skills and experiences in programming is a plus
  • SQL experience desired
  • Understanding of and passion for the equities market
  • Ability to think creatively and solve problems effectively
  • Entrepreneurial spirit

Education/Experience Requirements:

  • Engineering degree (preferably advanced) from a top university with a consistent record of academic excellence. Specialization in statistics/computer science/finance/economics preferred.

To Apply: Interested candidates should send a resume to careers@itg.com and include Quantitative Associate – R&D 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.