Job title: Commodities Quantitative Developer
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary: Negotiable
Location: London, United Kingdom
Job published: 2021-07-19
Job ID: 42313

Job Description

Our client is searching for an experienced Commodities Quantitative Developer to join their team in London. The successful candidate will help support commodity trading by building as supporting custom models, tools and analytics for Portfolio Managers and traders. You will need to be a very strong communicator, able to multi-task and have the ability to excel in a fast paced trading environment.



  • Build and maintain custom tools and analytics to support commodity trading
  • Perform day to day operation and monitoring of proprietary commodity trading systems
  • Collaborate with technology teams at BAM to build interfaces with other systems
  • Provide support for the platforms and escalate issues appropriately to other teams
  • Develop written documentation of infrastructure including processes and procedures
  • Perform with minimum supervision, exercising sound judgment
  • Help identify and automate manual processes



  • 3+ years hands on development experience working directly with PM’s and traders preferred
  • Strong knowledge of Python including scientific libraries (pandas, numpy, scipy, etc)
  • Experience with a least two languages other than Python
  • Experience with modern software development practice
  • Familiarity with commodities and trading
  • Analytical skills – Ability to troubleshoot and logically assess problems and determine solutions
  • Documentation skills – ability to represent ideas, requirements, and problems in clear and concise documents
  • Basic knowledge of statistics
  • Experience with financial modeling and pricing
  • Experience acquiring, analyzing, and organizing time-series, financial data, and fundamental data



  • Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or other related fields



If you would like to be considered for the position of Commodities Quantitative Developer or wish to discuss this role in more detail,  click on the ‘I’m Interested’ button at the top of this page to leave your details. Your resume will be held in confidence until you connect with a member of our team


Email: or call London (0207 604 4444,) New York (212 400 4845) or Chicago (312 204 7216) to speak to a member of our team.

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