SQL/VBA Developer - Active Asset Manager/Hedge Fund

  • GBP40000 - GBP50000 per annum + bonus
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Black Swan Group
  • 01 Sep 16

Black Swan Technology is currently engaging with a high performing active asset manager, who also manage some alternative money and therefore can be regarded as a hedge fund also. The fund over recent years has experienced an incredible increase in AUM and Global expansion and has an incredible This has led to numerous high level hires across its technology team and the fund is now looking to hire a candidate with 1-3 years' experience in financial services using SQL and VBA.

Black Swan Technology is currently engaging with a high performing active asset manager, who also manage some alternative money and therefore can be regarded as a hedge fund also. The fund over recent years has experienced an incredible increase in AUM and Global expansion and has an incredible track record of staff welfare and internal mobility both nationally and internationally.

This has led to numerous high level hires across its technology team and the fund is now looking to hire a candidate with 1-3 years' experience in financial services using SQL and VBA.

You will be working with an experienced team of technical incumbents working on a number of different tech tasks and projects. Duties will include but not limited to:

  • Producing SQL and VBA codes to increase efficiency and accuracy of data and systems
  • Providing SQL and VBA code to support the investment team, the business and global offices
  • Supporting front office applications, market data technologies and order management systems
  • Some trade floor support coverage to traders and portfolio managers
  • Project support and ad hoc tech tasks

One of the key selling points of this role is the team dynamic and culture and the managemet style of the Head of Technology. His style is one of encourgament, learning and development. Hard work and a strong work ethic is rewarded with huge exposure and trajectory.

To apply you will be a graduate with a computer science, mathematics or economics degree with some SQL or VBA experience at an Investment Bank, Asset Manager or Hedge Fund. You will be motivated by a career in technology and looking to expand on your tech skills in a buy side environment.