Start Up Hiring Quant Developer / C++/ Python Start Up Hiring Quant Developer / C++/ Python …

Eka Finance
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 18 Jan 22
Eka Finance
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 18 Jan 22
Posted by:
Tina Kaul • Recruiter
Posted by:
Tina Kaul
Start up backed by a multi- billion family office are recruiting a quant developer .



The role involves many things such as:-


  • Contribute to the development of thetechnology and automation of routine tasks.
  • Improve execution/alphas through backtesting/analysis
  • Assist in the deployment and verification of upgrades to the production environment’s technical infrastructure, custom trading applications, market data distribution plant, etc.
  • Onboard and organise new data sets.
  • Help launch new strategies and model.
  • Learn, try and implement new technologies (we love open source).
  • Proactively deal with monitoring alerts and help develop the monitoring platform.
  • Provide support for issues.
  • Design and implement trading infrastructure, build data analytics tools or develop real-time execution strategies.
  • Work on complex computational and data related problems. Implement efficient and innovative solutions
  • Build tools and engine that enhance our ability to analyse data and contribute to improve workflow.
  • Support post-trade activities to aid effective clearing and accurate record-keeping.
  • Development and maintenance of all systems, including Linux servers and desktops, databases, storage solutions, etc.







  • Significant programming experience is a must, as is a genuine passion for solving complex problems through programming.
  • You enjoy coding, rather than considering it just a tool, but want your code to have real world results and effects.
  • You know about data structures and algorithms, and can practically apply the knowledge to real world problems.
  • You have strong communication skills and a simple, down-to-earth style when articulating your ideas.
  • You’re self-directed and can effectively and independently manage your time across various projects.
  • You’re honest, reliable and take pride in your work.
  • You’re enthusiastic, driven to develop your skills and open to new ideas
  • You’re flexible, adaptable and can jump from individual contributor to collaborative team member.
  • Work is conducted in a Linux environment, mainly in C++ and Python, and embraces grid computing. Skills and knowledge here would be very helpful, but not essential.

Ideally you will have a strong undergraduate degree in a numerate discipline from a top-tier university.




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