Flameback Capital is building a software platform to automate the company’s trading and investment strategies for a new hedge fund based in India.

We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer with five to ten years of experience to join our team. Job responsibilities will include developing and maintaining the software system for executing the company’s strategies and tracking performance as well as working on the development of new algorithmic trading strategies.

Required Qualifications:

  • At least five years of professional experience is a hard requirement, please apply to our other posts if you do not meet this threshold
  • Experience with testing
  • Five years of experience working with RDBMS and SQL

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Two years experience with Python
  • Two years of web development experience
  • Experience working with concurrent systems

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience with Pandas
  • Experience working with stock broking APIs
  • Experience working on trading software
  • Familiarity with financial markets particularly how derivative trading works

To Apply:

Please email a copy of your resume to [email protected]

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About us

Systematic Investment Approach

We look for opportunities that offer repeatable sources of return by identifying patterns and combining fundamental and quantitative strategies. Once a pattern is identified, we codify the strategy and implement it with discipline to reduce biases.

Value Proposition

A rigorous research process ensures that investment strategies are well-tested, refined and not a result of chance before being deployed.

  • Roster of investment strategies that have a real trading record.
  • We have developed an in-house tech platform that allows us to back test, live-simulations, automatically detects and executes trades based on our algorithms, with built-in functions for risk and trade management.
  • Quant or systematic strategies offer better reliability than discretionary strategies as the return and risk parameters are evaluated against a benchmark. It’s especially favored by institutional investors because of ability to predict highly probable outcomes, shorter feedback loops and being more process driven.
  • Systematic strategies and tech platform reduce significantly investment cost

Investment Risk Warning

  • The value of investments can go down as well as up and, therefore, the value of your portfolio at any given point in time cannot be guaranteed.
  • Upon withdrawal or transfer of your portfolio you may not realize the sum originally invested.
  • Past performance is not necessarily a guide to future returns
  • Investments in Securities are subject to market risk and other risks and there is no assurance or guarantee that the objectives of the Trading Strategy Strategies will be achieved.
  • Flameback Capital is only the name of the Firm and does not in any manner indicate either the quality of the advice under the service or its future prospects and returns.
  • ‘Trading Strategy’ or use of the word “Quant Equity, ‘Rapidfire’ or ‘Factor Strategies’ or any other word used to brand or name a service, product or research developed by Flameback Capital or its partner is only is only a name or work of branding and does not indicate quality or advice or its future prospects or return.
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  • Clients of any of Flameback Capital’s products or services or strategies are not being offered any guaranteed/assured returns.
  • Past performance is not indicative of future performance.
  • Recipient shall understand that the statements/presentation cannot disclose all the risks and characteristics. The recipient is requested to take into consideration all the risk.
  • Factors including their financial condition, suitability to risk return profile, and the like and take professional advice before investing. As with any investment securities/Currency Futures, the Value of the portfolio under advisory may go up or down depending on the various factors and forces affecting the capital mark.

Disclosures related to using historical simulation or back-testing data

  1. Backtest results can vary significantly from actual performance or real market conditions.
  2. While we take great care to ensure that our back tests are accurate, but we cannot guarantee it.
  3. This backtest is for information purpose and is a first step in understanding and developing an investment strategy. Backtest results cannot be the only basis for investing.
  4. The hypothetical backtested performance does not represent the results of actual trading using client assets nor decision-making during the period and does not and is not intended to indicate the past performance or future performance of any account or investment strategy implemented by us.
  5. Actual implementation of a strategy might differ from a backtest due to changes in the strategy due to ongoing research and understanding of market dyamics, which might alter indicators or
    methods used that will alter results.
  6. Simulated returns may be dependent on the market and economic conditions that existed during the period. Future market or economic conditions can adversely affect the returns.

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