John Granieri leads a team of software and data developers working on backtesting of options trading strategies. John and his team work with quants, traders, and developers building and optimizing automated trading systems. Much of the work involves using parallelism to scale the throughput of simulation and analysis.
John has worked at SIG for over 15 years in a variety of roles focused on technology and trading systems development and optimization. Prior to working at SIG, he worked for 10 years on 3D interactive animation systems at University of Pennsylvania and Transom Technologies (now part of Siemens).
John holds a B.S.E. in Computer Science and Electrical Engineering from University of Connecticut, and a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Pennsylvaniaâ€™s Center for Human Modeling and Simulation.