Job title: Market Structure Optimization Analyst
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary: Negotiable
Location: New York, United States
Job published: 2022-07-28
Job ID: 42568

Job Description

Our client is searching for an experienced Market Structure Optimization Engineer for their team in New York.



  • Become familiar with the details of specific markets, attend presentations, and liaise with exchange counterparts
  • Research exchange features, capabilities, and architecture
  • Automate collection and visualization of metrics that quantify efficacy of exchange communication
  • Formulate and conduct controlled experiments that measure impact of calculated changes to the trading infrastructure
  • Communicate ideas, requirements, and results across disparate teams
  • Improve fill rate of the hardware-based trading strategy
  • Reduce incidence of cancel-reject responses
  • Investigate and report details of various latency-sensitive exchanges



  • Proficiency in data analytics including statistics, data visualization, and working with large data sets
  • Extensive experience with Python and relevant data libraries (Pandas, Numpy/Scipy)
  • Familiarity with the details of modern computer systems and networks
  • You possess a degree in Data Analytics or a related field
  • You can collect and interpret network and/or financial market data
  • You have professional experience in latency reduction
  • You have a basic understanding of proprietary trading and exchange technologies



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Email: or call London (0207 604 4444,) New York (212 400 4845) or Chicago (312 204 7216) to speak to a member of our team.