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DevOps Engineer

AlphaGrep - China, Shanghai

About the Company:

AlphaGrep is a quantitative trading and investment firm founded in 2010. We are one of the largest firms by trading volume on Indian exchanges and have significant market shares on several large global exchanges as well. We use a disciplined and systematic quantitative approach to identify factors that consistently generate alpha. These factors are then coupled with our proprietary ultra-low latency trading systems and robust risk management to develop trading strategies across asset classes (equities, commodities, currencies, fixed income) that trade on global exchanges.


What You Will Work On:

We are seeking Technology Talents with good understanding of financial market. You will have the opportunity to contribute to our DevOps team which is based in our Shanghai office. This team is responsible for the day-to-day operational support and stability of our infrastructure.

The candidate will be involved in couples of infrastructure development and trading support at AlphaGrep and will be responsible for the enhancement of trading systems for our most latency critical strategies.


The ideal candidate should:

  • Monitoring production trading for risk and compliance issues and quickly responding to unusual behaviours or market conditions.
  • Work as a team with senior traders to operate and implement our automated trading strategies.
  • Troubleshoot production issues, manage risk, pre and post production jobs, reconcile positions, interact with exchanges, brokers and production support team to seamlessly manage and monitor the team's strategies


Who You Are:

  • 2022 graduate student or a recent graduate
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or equivalent
  • The ability to manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • A passion for new technologies and ideas
  • Good communication skills & time management
  • Be proactive and plan for situations instead of reacting to them
  • Systematic problem-solving approach, coupled with a strong sense of ownership and drive
  • Be familiar with Linux
  • Have a basic understanding of scripting languages like Python and Bash
  • Prior knowledge or experience of financial trading will be a plus


Why You Should Join Us:

  • Great People. We’re curious engineers, mathematicians, statisticians and like to have fun while achieving our goals
  • Transparent Structure. Our employees know that we value their ideas and contributions
  • Relaxed Environment. We have a flat organizational structure with frequent activities for all employees such as yearly offsites, happy hours, corporate sports teams, etc.
  • Health & Wellness Programs. We believe that a balanced employee is more productive. A stocked kitchen, gym membership and generous vacation package are just some of the perks that we offer our employees


How To Apply:

If you’re interested in taking your career with us, apply now on Linkedin or via our website to secure your Graduate role!

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