Machine Learning Researcher

New York

  Machine Learning


Our client are a leader in the financial services industry and they are hiring Machine Learning Researchers to join their team in New York. The successful candidate will play a key role in crafting advanced software solutions that leverage sophisticated statistical techniques and state-of-the-art technologies to address the most complex challenges in finance.


  • As the Machine Learning Researcher, you will collaborate closely with Trading and Research teams to research and develop investment strategies alongside other essential projects.

  • You will use creative problem-solving skills to prioritize business value and implement technology solutions.

  • Manage the entire engineering process, from discussing quantitative models with Quantitative Researchers to implementing, researching, analyzing and productionizing these models in the market.

  • Convert large datasets into modern statistical models or work near hardware to execute trades.

  • Continuously enhance strategies by understanding and optimizing their market interactions.


  • Bachelor’s, Master’s or PhD in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics or similar.

  • 2-8 years of relevant experience.

  • Proven ability to manage projects from design to delivery.

  • Strong C++ skills in performance-critical environments and proficiency in Python coding.

  • Experience developing on a Linux stack.

  • Hands-on experience with trading systems and/or matching engines, order routing and kernel bypass methods.

  • Expertise in execution algorithm development and multi-threaded, low-latency systems.

  • Familiarity with trade post-processing.

  • Exposure to execution algorithm research methodologies.

Salary: $200,000 – $225,000

Interested? Apply now in the link below or email your resume to for consideration.