Senior Front Officer Developer - Hedge Fund (C++ essential)

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

My client, a small Hedge Fund, is looking for a Senior Front Office Developer to join their growing IT/Quant Team. The developer will be responsible for developing Excel sheets for traders using Pricing and Risk libraries, for both Linear and Non-Linear products.

~~Develop Excel sheets for traders using Pricing and Risk libraries, for both Linear and Non-Linear products.
-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.