We’re looking for a uniquely talented software engineer to join our world-class team. PDTers are creative, energetic, friendly, entrepreneurial, and collaborative. If you could walk around our office, you’d see that we’re a focused, intent, and nimble company. Our engineers love to work on challenging and complicated problems, and in return, they have a chance to make a direct impact on our bottom line. For the right talent, there is fantastic growth potential.
Research at PDT requires significant compute capacity, and as such, we are looking for a talented engineer that understand the importance of how a well-built infrastructure supports complex scientific research.
Maintain, develop, and re-imagine extensive internal research stack that continues to be a differentiating factor for PDT business, including container, distributed algorithm, grid-abstraction, and calculation frameworks used by researcher and production teams.
Allow the scale, algorithmic complexity, and performance of our HPC grid to be accessible to a diverse set of research users and use cases.
Partner with our research team to understand future research directions, and build the next generation of technologies for alpha, signal, and portfolio construction.
Competence with linear algebra, calculus, numerical analysis, and wide range of model estimation techniques a big plus.
Below is a list of skills and experiences we think are relevant. Even if you don’t think you’re a perfect match, we still encourage you to apply because we are committed to developing our people.
Exceptional programming skills
Passion for infrastructure development
Masters (or equivalent experience) in computer science, statistics, mathematics, or a related field