Job title: Quantitative Software Developer
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary: Negotiable
Location: London, UK
Job published: 2022-05-05
Job ID: 42525

Job Description

Our client is searching for an experienced Quantitative Software Developer to join them in London. The successful candidate should have a passion in technology to provide optimal solutions for research and trading.  In this team, the candidate will gain full-stack exposure and build expertise across multiple aspects of quantitative research and trading.

 

Responsibilities:  

  • Collaborate with researchers to build a robust, scalable research infrastructure, including alpha estimation, risk modeling, optimization, and trade execution components
  • Build visualization tools and monitors for market/trade/position/risk
  • Maintain and improve data pipelines for large-scale data processing
  • Optimize database queries for data collection
  • Maintain and troubleshoot of trading systems
  • Collaborate with the infrastructure team to improve hardware infrastructure

 

Requirements:

  • 5+ years of professional software engineering experience in a collaborative environment
  • Strong interest and ability in learning new languages/tools and relevant knowledge for trading
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills
  • Strong programming experience in Python 3(including NumPy and Pandas) and either C++ or Java
  • Strong SQL experience is required, experience in kdb is a plus
  • Proficiency with the Linux environment
  • Experience working with streaming and historical time series data, including a variety of messaging systems and databases
  • Experience developing back-testing, simulation, and trading systems is a plus
  • Detail-oriented
  • Willing to take ownership of his/her work, working both independently and within a small team

 

Education:

  • Undergraduate or higher degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, or other quantitative discipline

 

If you would like to be considered for the position of Quantitative Software 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:  info@njf.com 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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