Front Office Developer (C++) - Buy Side

  • £exec +bens
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Charles Levick
  • 26 Sep 16

My client, a multi-asset Hedge Fund, is looking for a Junior Developer to Join their team (analytics and development) and support the fund's traders. Strong C++ or C# essential, with VBA and SQL desirable.

~~-Develop Excel sheets for traders using Pricing and Risk libraries, for both Linear and Non-Linear products.
- Maintaining systems and adding new functionalities and capabilities
-Experience with Excel VBA, C++ and either SQL Server or MS Access essential, Python desirable.
-Familiarity with MS Office suite (MS Excel, MS Powerpoint, MS Word, MS Outlook).
-Candidate must have at least BA in mathematical subject, (Computer Sciences or Mathematics preferred).
-Business knowledge around Fixed Income (swaps, swaptions, futures), and FX (vanilla and options) desirable.
-Candidate must show initiative and be a self-starter, with ambitions to work in top tier finance.
-Communication Skills are important, with the ability to analyse and summarise problems in a concise and clear manner.
-Support the Citrix environment which is the applications platform the modelling and trading sheets are provided in.
-Be involved in maintenance of the servers, desktops and hardware on-site, and coordinate with IT contractors where necessary.