Financial Software Systems Engineer

  • 35000-50000
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Omni Partners LLP
  • 05 Dec 17 2017-12-05

Omni Partners LLP - Banking Science • Banking Science was developed following an extensive research and development programme by a University College London team into optimising systematic trading methods • Part of long-standing, successful London-based investment manager • Group manages over $1 billion of assets across hedge funds and private debt funds • Quantitative equity / equity index long short approach incorporates a quantitative fundamental approach overlaid with multiple statistical alpha engines. The individual, reporting to the CTO and CIO, will play an integral part in the expansion of the Research and Analyst function in this growing firm.

Sector: Investment Management, Investment Banking and Systems 
Job Title: Financial Software Systems Engineer
Location: London
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Company Profile: Banking Science
• Banking Science was developed following an extensive research and development programme by a University College London team into optimising systematic trading methods
• Part of long-standing, successful London-based investment manager - Omni Partners LLP
• Group manages over $1 billion of assets across hedge funds and private debt funds
• Quantitative equity / equity index long short approach incorporates a quantitative fundamental approach overlaid with multiple statistical alpha engines

The individual, reporting to the CTO and CIO, will play an integral part in the expansion of the Research and Analyst function in this growing firm.

Responsibilities:
• Design, development and testing of scalable data analytics and simulations for systemic trading
• Development and testing of computer cluster deployment and infrastructure automation tools
• Development and testing of scalable data pipelines
• Researching, architecting, integrating and scripting developed algorithms

Required Skills:
• Familiarity with Java SE, Python, T-SQL and Linux
• BSc/BEng in subjects related to Computer Science or Software Engineering
• Being highly motivated and proactive, excellent time management, multi-tasking, attention to detail, analytical skills, systemic and long term thinking
• Team player, total integrity and commitment to the role and firm

Desired Skills:
• Java8, JEE, Spring, Maven, Gradle, Git, Jenkins
• Hadoop Technology Stack (HDFS, HBase, Yarn, Zookeeper, Spark, Sqoop, Kafka)
• Good technical understanding of Big Data ‘landscape’ and up-to-date with current trends

If you are interested in applying for this position, please provide us with both the following:
1. Current CV; and
2. Cover letter setting out why you wish to work with Omni Partners and Banking Science