Quant Developer - Prop Trading

Recruiter
Oxford Knight
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
05 Aug 2017
Expires
15 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent

They are looking for a passionate junior-mid level Computer Scientist with strong mathematical skills and a knowledge/interest in financial markets, to join their team of 8. This new trading platform sits within an already established fund and manages over $10 billion in assets, and this platform has been given entire freedom to trade whatever asset classes and strategies they wish, as a result your direct impact on the business is huge.


While they are currently using Python, some C++ and SQL but with an approach of the 'right tech for the right job' they are open to developers of all backgrounds!


Benefits?

  • You'll get to use the latest versions of their tech stack
  • All Greenfield work
  • Work directly with all parts of the fund
  • Fast-track route to learn entire buy-side cycle
  • 70k on base + bonus.
  • Brand new office in Green Park
  • Canteen with all your food provided daily
  • Monthly company socials

Requirements?

  • Strong Developer - ideally Python and/ or C++
  • 2 years + commercial experience
  • Strong mathematical skills.
  • Ideally Knowledge of financial markets
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Maths or equivalent
  • Solid knowledge of data structures and algorithms
  • Knowledge of SQL

Send your CV or call for an informal discussion about this role, please get in touch!

Emily Hudson