Quantitative Developer - Python

  • USD120000 - USD150000 per annum + bonus
  • Boston, MA, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Huxley Banking & Financial Services
  • 05 Dec 17 2017-12-05

Overview A top Boston Asset Management firm is looking for talented developers with a genuine passion for technology to join a team of software engineers solving various problems spanning quantitative model development, portfolio construction, trading systems, and operational processes. Such an individual will work closely with a range of hedge fund professionals in order to ensure that leading edge technology keeps the business at the forefront of its field.

Qualifications:

  • BS or MS degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Minimum one year experience developing software in Python
  • Proficiency in at least two programming languages (Python, Java, Scala, C#, etc.)
  • Strong collaborative engineering techniques and methods

Characteristics:

  • Familiarity with a variety of programming styles such as Object Oriented programming, Functional programming, etc.
  • Confident communicator; able to argue a point concisely and deal positively with conflicting views
  • Demonstrable passion for technology (personal projects, codejam competitions, open-source involvement, etc.)

Desired Skills:

  • Understanding of financial markets and instruments
  • Experience of front office software development (trading systems, equity modeling, analytics, etc.)
  • Experience with full stack development and visualization technology for portraying large and complex data sets and relationships

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