• Competitive + Great bonus package
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • RiskTech Financial Services
  • 2018-11-17

Senior Algo Quantitative developer is wanting for a global investment firm to join their algorithmic trading development team with expertise in strategy development and help shape the product offering and the execution performance of one of the leading Equities electronic trading businesses in the world. The successful candidate will join the EMEA Algorithmic Trading Quantitative group. You will look at the development of the algorithmic trading applications and components, as part of a global development effort.

Senior Algo Quantitative Developer

Senior Algo Quantitative developer is wanting for a global investment firm to join their algorithmic trading development team with expertise in strategy development and help shape the product offering and the execution performance of one of the leading Equities electronic trading businesses in the world. Ideally Java / C#, C++. The successful candidate will join the EMEA Algorithmic Trading Quantitative group. Development of the algorithmic trading applications and components, as part of a global development effort

The group works closely with its Product and Technology partners to develop the electronic trading products of firms both Equities and Futures. The successful applicant will help with the delivery of the next generation platform currently being built. The role will require an individual with experience in the low latency field, previous history of delivery and a good understanding of Algorithmic Trading.

Skills / Experience

  • Algo development
  • Doing and implementing Algo
  • Excellent analytical, quantitative and problem-solving skills
  • Extensive programming experience ideally Java, C#/ C++ -  Q/Kdb
  • Strong practical experience of data analysis and machine learning
  • Solid experience in researching market microstructure and developing algorithmic trading strategies
  • Front office business/Quants to understand the requirements and market structure changes
  • Equities/Markets development teams
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills: ability to interact with clients and various business partners
  • Market Making
  • Understanding global markets
  • Excellent academic background with a higher degree (or equivalent) in a quantitative or software engineering physics subject (MSc / PhD or equivalent

Location: London & New York

Salary: Competitive + Great bonus package 

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If you're interested in this opportunity, forward you're CV ASAP. Alternatively, if you would like to know more information or have a confidential discussion please contact Shanaz Rob on +44 (0)208 012 8204 or email Shanaz.rob@risktechfs.com for more details.