Full Time
Front End Engineer

Millennium is a top tier global hedge fund with a strong commitment to leveraging innovations in technology and data science to solve complex problems for the business. We are assembling a strong Risk Technology team to build our next generation in-house risk tools. This team will sit under the Risk Technology group and will develop and maintain the in-house VaR systems to support risk management and trading in Equities, Fixed Income, Commodities, Credit and FX business at Millennium. Risk Technology provides a dynamic and fast-paced environment with excellent growth opportunities.

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with quants, risk managers and other engineers in Geneva, New York, London to develop data intensive and multi-asset analytics for our risk platform
  • Development and implement best UI/UX practices and guidelines
  • Develop feature rich user interfaces and design mockups
  • Gather requirements and user feedback in collaboration with fellow engineers and project leads
  • Design, build and refactor robust software applications with clean and concise code following Agile and continuous delivery practices
  • Staying abreast of industry trends, new platforms and tools, and coming up with a business case to adopt new technologies

Qualifications/Skills Required

  • BA or Master in computer science or any other scientific fields
  • 3+ years of Angular or React development experience, preferably Angular based on Typescript
  • Strong understanding and experience in UI test frameworks like Karma, Jasmine, Coffee, etc.
  • Experienced in mockup/wireframe tools
  • Understanding of HTTP network requests and responses
  • Understanding of HTML, XML, and JSON formats
  • Ability to work with Git, Jenkins or CI/CD tools
  • Strong knowledge of Unix or Linux
  • Strong communication skills to collaborate with various stakeholders
  • Able to work independently in a fast-paced environment.
  • Detail oriented, organized, demonstrating thoroughness and strong ownership of work
  • Experience working in a production environment

Nice to have:

  • Experience with financial mathematics and statistics.
  • Proficient in Python using micro services/REST services with Flask/FastAPI/Django
  • Experience with cloud platforms/products, AWS strongly preferred (Redshift/Dynamo/Lambda/S3)
  • Experience in the financial industry    

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Front End Engineer