Summary Description of Role: Parallax is looking to add an experienced financial Developer to our growing algorithmic trading team.  Experience within the financial industry, specifically in Options or Derivatives Trading, will be highly valued as this role will be integral in understanding, building, implementing and improving our trade life cycle systems.  This individual will work closely with senior developers and the algorithmic trading team.

Specific Responsibilities include:

  • Write high-performing well-tested code that meets coding standards and business requirements
  • Review and enhance existing trading and analytical infrastructure
  • Develop new functionality and software to support Algorithmic trading


  • Bachelors’ Degree in Computer Science, Math or Engineering
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in a software development; financial industry highly preferred
  • Must be a U.S citizen or authorized to work in the U.S on a permanent basis
  • Willingness to work market hours


  • Excellent communication and problem-solving skills
  • Demonstrated ability to be resourceful and work effectively as a team player
  • Demonstrated commitment to accuracy, quality, innovation and continuous improvement
  • Strong aptitude for software development
  • Ability and willingness to learn new technologies


  • Expert knowledge of programming in Python and SQL
  • Experience programming in C#/C++

Parallax offers extremely competitive compensation and benefits, including (not limited to): 100% paid health insurance, 401(k) plan, Flexible Time Off, cell/internet reimbursement and continuing education opportunities.

Parallax is an equal opportunity employer.

Please no calls or recruiters.

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