Who You Are:


The Developer / Analyst will join the Quantitative Analysis team within the OANDA Trading group and work alongside a high performing group of research and development professionals.  The successful candidate will be responsible for developing real-time software tools for the Trading team and for building out the analytics data infrastructure.  The candidate will also help with analyzing pricing, hedging, and client trading behavior for our production trading system.


About the Role:

  • Improve and maintain the data infrastructure used by the Trading and Quants teams.
  • Design and implement tools for classification and predictive modelling of price behaviour and client trading patterns.
  • Engage in high-impact research and analysis relating to OANDA's FX and CFD trading business.
  • Perform analysis on and improve OANDA's real-time pricing and hedging algorithms used for market making and managing market risk.
  • Frequent interaction with the Trading and Sales teams.


  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science, Mathematics, or Financial Engineering
  • Knowledge of C++, SQL, and either Python or Perl (R optional but preferred)
  • Familiarity with machine learning, predictive modeling, or clustering
  • Experience with data analysis and data visualization preferred
  • Experience working with large data sets (Spark preferred)
  • Excellent analytical, communication, and interpersonal skills
  • Experience working in a Trading environment preferred

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