I have a degree in computer science, am a certified IT project manager, Sun certified Java programmer, and certified Scrum master. I have many years of experience with the architecture and design of efficient, highly reliable electronic trading systems and algorithmic trading applications. I have worked on software projects for basket trading, single stock trading, derivatives, portfolio
I have a degree in computer science, am a certified IT project manager, Sun certified Java programmer, and certified Scrum master. I have many years of experience with the architecture and design of efficient, highly reliable electronic trading systems and algorithmic trading applications. I have worked on software projects for basket trading, single stock trading, derivatives, portfolio management, PNL calculations, index arbitrage, and more.
Senior Developer, Team Lead @ Currently, I am managing development on TradingScreen's client and broker connectivity. The connectivity development group is creating solutions that are easy to configure and maintain to accommodate the demands of both buy-side clients and brokers. From September 2011 to Present (4 years 4 months) Hong KongManaging Director @ With Michael Tepp Consulting I was offering IT project management, technical architecture, and software design services for the financial industry. I provided solutions to banks, financial software companies, and hedge funds in the area of electronic trading applications, automated trading strategies, and low latency trading platforms. From April 2008 to September 2011 (3 years 6 months) Principal Developer @ At TradingScreen, I was taking care of core Java services like order routing, client data server, product data server. etc. to enhance reliability and functionality. From August 2004 to March 2008 (3 years 8 months) Tokyo, JapanDirector, Technology Specialist @ At UBS, I designed, developed, and supported a high performance, distributed automated trading platform for index arbitrage at the automated trading desk. In this context, I managed two consultants on the integration of third party TSE and OSE line handlers. In addition, I contributed to the development of other algorithmic trading strategies. From August 2002 to July 2004 (2 years) Tokyo, JapanProfessional @ At Lehman Brothers, I supervised two consultants to implement a warrant market making system. I also developed and supported front office desktop applications for the CB desk. For Japanese Government Bond trading, I performed the Tokyo implementation of a global bond trading system. From January 2001 to August 2002 (1 year 8 months) Tokyo, JapanConsultant @ At JP Morgan, I managed a team of four developers to maintain and support the proprietary equities trading system. Before that, I was part of the development team that built the trading system. From January 1998 to January 2001 (3 years 1 month) Tokyo, JapanSenior Systems Analyst @ At Barclays BZW, I developed, maintained, and supported a position keeping and P&L system for the convertible bond desk. From January 1997 to December 1997 (1 year) Tokyo, JapanConsultant @ At Merrill Lynch, I developed the graphic user interface for a technical trading system that was based on genetic algorithms. Later, I ported the prop desk's execution management system from Unix to Windows NT. I also built a number of desktop applications for the portfolio trading desk. From March 1994 to January 1997 (2 years 11 months) Tokyo, JapanScientific Programmer @ At this A.I. Laboratory I designed and implemented a modeling tool for causal reasoning. This was part of a research project to develop a decision support system for the management of dairy farms. From January 1991 to December 1993 (3 years) Intern @ At the DFKI, I implemented unification algorithms for the automated reasoning group. From December 1988 to July 1989 (8 months)
Computer Science @ University at Albany, SUNY From 1989 to 1990 MS, Computer Science @ Technische Universität Kaiserslautern From 1981 to 1989 Rittersberg Michael Tepp is skilled in: Electronic Trading, Low Latency, Trading System, Software Design, Requirements Analysis, Scrum, Project Management, Trading Systems, Equities, Equity Derivatives, TradingScreen, Consulting, Direct Market Access, Exchange Connectivity, Equity Trading