Global Hedge Fund client looking to hire a talented Quant Analytics Developer with strong communication skills and a passion for Technology and Mathematics to join their elite, world class, dynamic front office tech team. Unique opportunity to have real impact on a daily basis within a flat structured, collaborative, tech focused team working on Greenfield projects using the latest tools whilst having the foundations and support of a well-established, leading global hedge fund.
You must be a self-starter with a collaborative approach and strong computer science fundamentals with good problem solving, analysis and interpretation skills. You will be working closely with fund managers, risk professionals, business technology, middle office and operations group in building the models, tools, frameworks, libraries and applications to be used across their trading and risk systems.
The client regularly engages with the broader tech community through hosting/sponsoring key meetups, being one of the biggest contributors within the open source space and invests heavily in the development and training of their Engineers.
- Excellent understanding of financial markets and instruments, including pricing models
- Expert knowledge in one or more programming languages, preferably C#, Python, Java and/or C++ and in-depth knowledge of design patterns
- Strong knowledge of one or more relevant database technologies (SQL/Oracle/MongoDB)
- Proficient of Linux platforms with knowledge of scripting languages
- Experience of data analysis techniques and relevant libraries (NumPy/SciPy/Pandas)
- Front office/trading systems development experience in a hedge fund or IB
- Experience with a range of open source frameworks and development tools (NumPy/SciPy/Pandas, Pyramid, AngularJS/React)
- Web based development and visualisation tech experience for portraying large and complex data sets and relationships
- Relevant mathematical knowledge (statistics, asset pricing theory, optimisation, algorithms)
If you are interested and would like to find out more then please apply now for more information.