Vela is a leading independent provider of trading and market access technology for global multi-asset electronic trading. Our software enables clients to rapidly access global liquidity, markets, and data sources for superior execution. We help firms successfully differentiate and innovate in an ever-changing, increasingly-regulated and fiercely-competitive landscape, while also reducing total cost of ownership.
Vela’s ticker plant, execution gateways, trading platform, and risk and analytics software deliver a unique, ultra-low latency technology stack to simplify and streamline electronic trading. We leverage the latest innovations in technology to deliver cutting-edge performance, features and reliability. Our modular stack provides access to a comprehensive set of trading, data and risk APIs and can be delivered as-a-Service from multiple co-location data centers globally.
With access to more than 250 venues, Vela provides global coverage across all major asset classes. Clients are supported by an award-winning team of technical and business experts available 24x7 from our multiple offices in the US, Europe, and Asia. Vela’s clients include traders, market makers, brokers, banks, investment firms, exchanges, and other market participants.
Being part of Vela’s Sales Engineering team, you will work closely with the engineering, product, support, and sales teams by being the technical liaison to our clients. Our Sales Engineers are not only responsible for driving new sales opportunities by being the technical expert for Vela’s product lines; they provide phone and in-person support to our clients by understating their requirements and providing them with an optimal solution ensuring our clients success. This role will work as a direct resource for Vela’s automated trading APIs and related professional services projects.
Knowledge, Skills & Experience Required