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Software Engineer Python - Quantitative Trading

Job Title: Software Engineer Python - Quantitative Trading
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + benefits
REF: BB/15700/E/JR/031220_1606998515
Contact Name: Open Source Team
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Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

Software Engineer / Quantitative Developer (C++) Would you like an opportunity to make your mark in an international, multi-strat trading firm?

You could work alongside teams of exceptional technologists on cutting-edge software, all with the chance to earn significant bonuses.

The organisation is a leader in their field; specialising in channeling advances in modern computing, processing and network capacity to optimise the trading operation and equip their traders with the very best tools possible.

As a Software Engineer you'll partner with traders and fellow engineers to drive organisational success to the next level. You'll play a key role in optimising the pricing infrastructure, improving trading tools and extending trading strategies, in conjunction with building ground-breaking web-based user interfaces.

This Software Engineer role would suit a data-driven individual with expertise in Python and quantitative development, as you'll also have the opportunity to work on the world's lowest latency execution systems and building tools to interrogate multi-terabyte data sets.

*Please note: this company is able to offer a remote interview / onboarding process as well as work from home during the current social distancing measures. You'll return to impressive City-based offices in due course, with some continued flexibility*


*You have experience of working in a buy-side environment (i.e. for a market maker, proprietary trading firm or hedge fund)
*You have expertise with Python and C++ in a production environment
*You have experience of working with large data sets and Python libraries e.g. SciPy, NumPy, PyTorch, Pandas, Pickle, HD5, Feather
*You have a thorough understanding of programming fundamentals such as OOP, Data Structures and Algorithm Design
*You have experience with automated testing frameworks e.g. NUnit, Selenium, mocking frameworks)
*You're a proactive team player who excels when working collaboratively
*You're a passionate technologist, keen to keep pace with new technologies, expand your skills and share knowledge

As a Software Engineer / Quantitative Developer you will earn a highly competitive salary (to £120k) plus significant bonus and comprehensive benefits package.

If you are interested in this Software Engineer / Quantitative Developer (C++) opportunity, apply now or get in touch today for a confidential discussion.