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T2AM is currently hiring!  T2AM’s working environment is intense, but casual and collegial. This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing, yet established, firm that provides a rich learning environment.

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Systems Developer

Title: Systems Developer
Location: Los Angeles, California

Job description
The Systems Developer will join our team of 2 existing programmers and work with the entire company to create software to analyze investment opportunities.  They will work mostly with the portfolio management team to create risk views into the T2AM portfolio and assist in the analysis and integration of potential investments into our portfolio.   The company’s methods are statistically intensive and require a decent knowledge of math and statistics.  T2AM’s working environment is intense, but casual and collegial.  This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing, yet established, firm that provides a rich learning environment and is 2 miles from Venice beach.  Working hours are 6:30am to 4:30pm, Monday through Friday.  Compensation shall be comprised of the following components:

  • Base salary 75K to 95K DOE
  • Full benefits: Medical and dental insurance, paid vacation, 401-k plan
  • Discretionary bonus: Determined by Founding Principal, based on individual achievements
  • Potential access to profit-sharing: Percentage of firm’s profits, offering significant upside

Typical work activities

  • Pull in daily positions and trades consisting of thousands of securities and transactions
  • Create analytics reports from these positions and transactions
  • Work with PM team to create analytics to evaluate potential investments
  • Ongoing and ad hoc quantitative analyses of portfolio and strategies
  • Maintenance of current programs and finding and fixing data anomalies
  • Monitor daily processes to ensure software is running smoothly
  • Use software to collect estimates from outside managers and collate them into our internal dashboard
  • Run programs that create internal valuations of portfolios in near real-time

Personal characteristics & skills required

  • Extreme intellectual curiosity
  • Competence and interest in mathematics, statistics, automation
  • Egolessness and a desire for self-improvement
  • Ability to work independently
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Hedge fund or investment management experience
  • Excellent problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Trustworthiness
  • Reliability
  • Organizational skills
  • Attention to detail
  • High levels of honesty and ethical behavior

Technical Skills Needed

Mandatory Skills

  • Demonstrated ability to program in C#, .NET, Microsoft SQL Server, Transact SQL
  • Knowledge of statistical methods
  • Preference given for web development/Front end skills
  • Work with the suite of Atlassian tools including Bitbucket
  • Use of business intelligence tools such as SQL Server Reporting Services

Secondary Skills

  • Some Experience with using Amazon AWS EC2, S3 and Glacier
  • Network configuration including Firewalls and VPN
  • Server Maintenance, configuration and backups
  • Windows Server and Windows Active directory
  • IIS 7 server
  • Some knowledge of Linux systems
  • The company uses Salesforce for CRM
  • Office 365 Administration
  • Expert level in Excel and other Microsoft Office tools
  • Maintenance of existing VBA programs used to scrape incoming emails
  • Document and maintain Business Continuity Plans

Please forward resume to: query@t2am.com


Assistant/Associate

Title: Assistant/Associate
Location: Los Angeles, CA

Job description
The Assistant/Associate will provide administrative support to the firm and assist the firm’s Founding Principal. Associate tasks may be incorporated into this role, depending on candidate qualifications. There is a preference given for candidates with event planning experience. The Assistant/Associate must be able to function efficiently and independently in a professional manner. T2AM’s working environment is intense, but casual and collegial. This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing, yet established, firm that provides a rich learning environment. Working hours are 6:30am to 4pm, Monday through Friday. Compensation shall be comprised of the following components:

  • Base salary: $60-90k, depending on experience
  • Full benefits: Medical and dental insurance, paid vacation, 401-k plan
  • Discretionary bonus: Determined by Founding Principal, based on individual achievements
  • Potential access to profit-sharing: Percentage of firm’s profits, offering significant upside

Typical work activities

Administration

  • answering office phones and greeting visitors to office
  • coordinating details for office visitors
  • liaising with other staff, service providers and other industry professionals
  • managing incoming and outgoing email, faxes, mail and couriers
  • organizing and maintaining office systems and supplies
  • arranging business travel – flights, hotels, ground transportation, meetings
  • maintaining team members’ calendars

Assistant

  • managing, organizing and maintaining the Founding Principal’s calendar
  • scheduling appointments and social events, and arranging all details
  • screening all telephone calls, inquiries and requests
  • communicating with other industry professionals on behalf of the Founding Principal
  • transcribing handwritten notes and formatting in a presentable manner
  • running errands and performing various tasks on behalf of Founding Principal
  • arranging travel and accommodations

Associate (dependent on candidate qualifications)

  • planning, coordinating and attending (offsite) events
  • managing internal processes related to investment due diligence and portfolio management

Personal characteristics & skills required

  • trustworthiness
  • organizational skills
  • attention to detail
  • intelligence
  • reliability
  • resourcefulness
  • friendly attitude
  • professionalism
  • proficiency in Microsoft Windows, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • prior office experience

Please forward resume to: Nicole Peters, nlp@t2am.com