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Python Developer - Algorithmic Trading

Job Title: Python Developer - Algorithmic Trading
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £90000 - £150000 per annum + bonus + benefits
REF: BB/13303/C/KS/160419_1555427554
Contact Name: Open Source Team
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Job Published: 6 months ago

Job Description

Python Developer / Infrastructure Engineer (Python MATLAB Scalability Infrastructure). Algorithmic trading company is seeking a skilled technologist. Collaborating with Quantitative Researchers you will provide software infrastructure for high performance computing; ensuring that there is robust, scalable code underpinning the performance and reliability of crucial systems.

You'll focus on projects such as a task scheduling and distribution engine, mechanisms for error handling and automated recovery of large batch jobs and observability systems for trend and event monitoring. This is a new team so a great opportunity to help build a new technology group from the beginning. You'll be writing software that runs on a complete cluster currently containing 12,000 CPUs, 330TBs of memory and 34PBs of usable storage.

You will be able to impact change and will quickly see the results of your work. You'll be working in an intellectually stimulating environment with a small team of technology and trade strategists in truly amazing offices with first class facilities and catering.

*You have an outstanding record of academic achievement; minimum 2.1 from a top tier university in a scientific, technical or numeric discipline
*You have an advanced knowledge of Python and the ability to write user facing code in MATLAB
*You have a good understanding of underlying hardware in large scale systems and how to make the best of it
*You have experience with large scale batch processing systems, scheduling and dependency management

As a Python Developer / Infrastructure Engineer you will earn a competitive salary (to £150k) plus significant bonus and benefits.

Apply now or call for a confidential discussion about this Python Developer / Infrastructure Engineer (Python MATLAB Scalability Infrastructure) opportunity.