The Quantitative Developer will play a key role in the development of our systematic trading business, deploying scalable and performant tools for research on large data sets and for generation of trading signals. This is not a data science or machine learning research oriented role

You will work closely with our Portfolio Managers and Researchers to implement advanced statistical techniques and to unify them into a market-leading research platform.

 

YOUR ROLE:

  • Implement tools for performing statistical analysis and algorithmic trading
  • Curate a library of generalised techniques and processes for use in later research or trading strategy design
  • Raise the standard of Python engineering performed by End Users (PMs/Researchers) by providing guidance on architecture, sharing expertise and setting coding standards
  • Provide ad-hoc support to resolve production issues and lead investigations to determine what re-architecting is required to prevent recurrence
  • Helping to create scalable, and modular solutions to standardize implementation and use of common methods and functionality

 

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE YOU WILL NEED:

  • Excellent C# skills
  • Fluency in programming fundamentals and mathematical techniques
  • Enthusiasm to rapidly learn new technologies and skills
  • Business communication skills and the ability to present information clearly and concisely
  • Efficient and diligent with a strong attention to detail and quality
  • Experience in writing, deploying and maintaining C# in a production environment as part of software development, including experience with review, testing, check-in, and release processes

 

DESIRABLE:

  • Experience working with large data sets
  • Experience working with time series
  • Experience with Python and relevant libraries: sciPy, numPy, pyTorch, pandas, pickle, hd5, feather
  • Knowledge of financial markets & securities (e.g. equities, futures, fx, & options)

 

WHAT WE OFFER:

  • A great engineering environment whereby technology is key to our success
  • The upside of start-up without the associated risks
  • Great friendly, informal and highly rewarding culture
  • Informal dress code, loads of free food and social events, etc.
  • Fast growing global firm with plenty of opportunity where you will have significant impact

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