Cash Equities: Strat / Software developer

  • 80-130k base + strong bonuses GBP
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Oxford Knight
  • 19 Sep 18 2018-09-19

Within a brand-new team at this tier 1 investment bank, you’ll be a desk-aligned Python developer working on new electronic products for the Cash Equities business.


Company and role
This is a brand-new team created to drive the development of new electronic trading products for the Cash Equities business at a Tier 1 investment Bank. This team will be akin to Strategist teams at other banks, but with a focus on technology. Your primary focus will be on desk development; the business logic behind risk & pricing, quoting, IOI Signal generation etc., along with analyses of CRB datasets: extraction, generation, presentation and data quality. 

As a software developer / engineer in this team, you will be coding predominantly in Python and thinking about the day-to-day needs of the desk. Although you are reporting to technology, your bonus will come from both technology and the business – if the desk you are supporting does well you have the potential for very large bonuses. 


Skills and experience required 
*Comfortable with financial equities trading
*Strong software developer / software engineer – any OO but Python and KDB preferred 


Benefits and Incentives 
*New area at the Bank with huge buy-in from senior figures
*Large bonus potential 
*Fast progression and ownership
*Greenfield platforms 


If you are interested to hear more about this role or the financial tech scene in general, please don't hesitate to get in touch: 

Richard Allan
+44 (0)20 3137 9574