Quant Developer - Hedgefund - London

  • £120k + bonus
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Non-disclosed
  • 15 Aug 18 2018-08-15

Quant Developer in a small, flat structured, collaborative and technologist driven fund.

Quant Developer – Hedge fund – London

Salary: Max 120k + Bonuses (30% - 100%)


My client is a pioneering systematic trading subsidiary of one of the world’s largest independent alternative investment managers. It is a small, flat structured, collaborative and technologist driven fund. 


You will be working closely with the quant researcher's and strategist's to research and Execute new trading strategies as well as building new research frameworks, prototyping new data feeds and building risk analysis tools. 

You will be able to rotate teams from core infrastructure to specializing in asset classes in order to find a role that best suits your skill set and interests. 


You will be an exceptional computer scientist with excellent programming abilities, as well as:

  • Preference to Python, but any O-O will be considered
  • Proficient on Linux platforms with knowledge of various scripting languages
  • Proficient with a range of open source frameworks and development tools e.g. NumPy/SciPy/Pandas, Pyramid, AngularJS, Esper, Maven
  • Strong Academic record with a degree in Computer Science, Math, Engineering or a comparable degree.

Salary and Benefits

  • Max 120k base salary
  • Generous Bonus structure
  • Private medical + dental care
  • Open plan office near the River Thames
  • Canteen with a daily allowance for breakfast and lunch, and an on-site bar for in the evening
  • Regular social events, including climbing, karting, wine tasting, lunches.  
  • Cool tech such as light cubes and 3D printers, guitars, ping-pong and table-football, and a piano.


If you want to know more, please get in touch!
Greg Leigh-Jones
Oxford Knight
greg@oxfordknight.co.uk or 020 3475 7196