• Permanent, Full time
  • Anson McCade
  • 2018-10-13
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Competitive
  • Full time

Front Office Developer – Hedge Fund

My client is a prestigious, leading multi-asset investment manager with a successful and long track record within investment management. They are looking to hire an energetic full stack developer to support their securitized products desk in London. As part of Securitized products trading technology team, you will directly support portfolio managers and develop applications, integrate systems, automate processes and build reports to enhance workflow efficiency. The role will offer direct exposure to trading desks and an insider view into Structured Products where you will gain unique experience working in hedge fund environment.

Front Office Developer – Hedge Fund

 

 

My client is a prestigious, leading multi-asset investment manager with a successful and long track record within investment management.

 

They are looking to hire an energetic full stack developer to support their securitized products desk in London.  As part of Securitized products trading technology team, you will directly support portfolio managers and develop applications, integrate systems, automate processes and build reports to enhance workflow efficiency.

 

The role will offer direct exposure to trading desks and an insider view into Structured Products where you will gain unique experience working in hedge fund environment.

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Work with portfolio managers and trading desks to understand trade workflows and fundamentals of analytics.
  • Build web and/or desktop applications, integrate data and application services, and automate batch processes.
  • Maintain and enhance existing code base and processes that have been automated.
  • Handle ad hoc requests to generate data files or reports for time-sensitive trade pricing and portfolio surveillance.
  • Full-cycle development from analysis, development, testing and deployment.

 

Education and Requirements:

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or engineering.
  • Enthusiasm and interest to work in finance industry
  • 1+ years in a trading environment supporting front office users.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to proactively work independently or with teammates in a fast-paced team.

 

Essential Skills:

 

  • Strong HTML5
  • Proficient Angular/AngularJS framework and Typescript/JavaScript (3+ years)
  • Strong C# skills and Python (4+ Years)
  • Strong Oracle or Sybase SQL skills (4+ Years)

 

Advantageous:

 

  • Additional business degree and/or great passion for the Financial Industry
  • Knowledge of ABS/MBS products, whole loan would be a big plus
  • NoSQL experience with MongoDb and/or Redis
  • Proficiency with Excel/VBA a plus but not required