Data Quant with Strong SQL Skills – New York
GQR | Global Quant Recruitment - New York, NY

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We are looking for a Data / Database focused Quant for a large firm in New York. Please call the LA office for full details.

  • Asset Class: US equities primarily, but may have some international equities exposure.
  • Essential: SQL database (must be most strong on) as opposed to sybase or oracle etc.
  • Academics: PhD desired but can be MSc, more concerned about the SQL skills.

  • Strong database modeling and development skills - at least 3 years of experience
  • Designing and developing backend software for capture, storage and retrieval of large amounts of market data
  • Modeling financial data with emphasis on equities
  • Performance tuning
  • Database Management:
  • Strong MSc or PhD
  • Strong analytical, organizational skills and intellectual inquisitiveness.
  • Strong verbal / written communications. Must be able to interface and coordinate work efficiently and effectively with other teams.
Keywords: Equities, Futures, Algorithmic Trading, Electronic Trading, SQL, MSSQL, MYSQL, Exchanges, Database, Quant

Although preferable, we do not require a CV, please feel free to get in touch regarding this role to talk to a member of the team to discuss this role. For more current openings with our clients, please see
We Welcome speculative and tentative applications roles and others of a similar nature that we may have available on our books.
Contact Telephone Number: +1 310 807 5028
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