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Entrepreneurial financial technology architect with a proven ability to build low-latency technical architectures from concept to production. Built a cloud-based algorithm optimization platform. Raised capital to create a 10 person digital marketing company and led technology development. Capable of originating deal flow and partnership opportunities as well as managing those relationships. Adept at bridging the gulf between
Entrepreneurial financial technology architect with a proven ability to build low-latency technical architectures from concept to production. Built a cloud-based algorithm optimization platform. Raised capital to create a 10 person digital marketing company and led technology development. Capable of originating deal flow and partnership opportunities as well as managing those relationships. Adept at bridging the gulf between technical and other business units.
Tax Technology and Data Analytics @ Working across all Tax service lines and directly with clients to shape strategic thinking, minimize audit risk and increase tax efficiency leveraging data analytics. From May 2015 to Present (8 months) Consultant @ Developed a proprietary cloud-based real-time predictive data analytics and trading algorithm optimization platform, a highly scalable multi-threaded object-oriented multi-tenant application, data architecture and suite of ETL processes : (C#, Python, R, Azure, SQLServer) Developed cloud-based applications and data architectures. Originated partnership and customer relationships in target markets and organizations internationally. Advised on strategic direction and operational models. From January 2013 to May 2015 (2 years 5 months) Greater Chicago AreaManaging Partner & CTO @ Led HFT architecture design in an iterative/Agile SDLC developing both low-latency server-side systems (C++, C#) as well as client-side management interfaces (C#). Managed team/budget focused on designing a proprietary SOA trading futures, equities and equity options. Managed third party relationships for clearing, execution and technical infrastructure. Developed trading strategies across multiple asset classes. From October 2008 to December 2012 (4 years 3 months) Greater Chicago AreaVice President @ Created and executed sales plans directly with client CEOs/CFOs to achieve financing objectives including 6 private placements, 3 IPOs and 1 bridge loan. Directed launch of web-based trading platform to serve over 10K customers within tight budgetary parameters. Managed development team focused on marketing deal flow to extensive company CRM database. Built and analyzed financial models. From April 2006 to November 2007 (1 year 8 months) Greater Chicago AreaPartner @ Developed a trading platform valued in excess of $240K utilizing C#/VB.NET and MS SQL Server. Built and utilized proprietary trading models. Designed, developed and implemented a fully-configurable multiple regression analysis trading system complete with real-time back-testing. Raised capital. Traded currency, index and fixed income futures. From April 2003 to June 2006 (3 years 3 months) Greater Chicago AreaPresident @ Developed database driven ASP.NET applications. Managed corporate networks. Drove sales of online retailer up approximately 30% by directing comprehensive PPC and SEO campaigns. Extended an internal ASP/SQL Server application to improve the efficiency of operations for a group of nearly 100 analysts of a capital markets intelligence firm decreasing stored procedure run-times by 80%. Decreased image production costs for market surveillance firm by $45K annually through system service. Transferred and developed an externally created Java architecture serving a user-base of 50k political activists. From November 1998 to June 2006 (7 years 8 months) Greater Chicago AreaFounder, CTO @ Raised $1.2M in seed funding. Managed $750K annual budget. Directed the corporate vision from the first draft of the business plan to the exit process, including pursuit of merger partners and acquiring entities. Successfully built and trained a staff of 10, including a senior level COO. Maintained strong investor relations through regular milestone meetings. Managed IP and general corporate legal initiatives. Built and managed entire IT infrastructure that included the corporate LAN, phone system, development environment and high-availability production environment supported by clustered database/application servers. From October 1999 to August 2002 (2 years 11 months) Greater Chicago AreaPartner @ Traded equity options on the CBOE floor as an independent market maker in T, LU & KSS. Managed firm risk. From March 1998 to November 1998 (9 months)
MBA, Management @ The University of Chicago - Booth School of BusinessBA, Theoretical Mathematics (advanced MENU program) @ Northwestern University Jason Taylor is skilled in: Finance/Trading : Probability/statistics, financial modeling, CQG, Finance/Trading : TT, T4, Matrix, eSignal, former CBOE market maker, IT : RoR, PHP, SQLServer, MySQL, Windows, Linux, VBA, Excel, IT : C/C++, C#/VB.NET, Python, Java, ASP.NET, Language : Intermediate French and German, Financial Modeling, Derivatives, Equities, Finance, Financial Analysis, Capital Markets, Portfolio Management, Valuation, Fixed Income, Investments
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