Fixed Income Algo Trading Lead Developer (Java) - Front Office

  • to £130,000 plus bonus and bens
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Elfin
  • 22 Jan 19

Greenfield opportunity working directly for and with the Head of EMEA Algo Rates Trading in London. As Lead Developer you will be responsible for designing and building the framework and containers for the Algo Rates Trading business. You will work closely with the Head of Algo Trading as part of the trading business, affording you real opportunity, scope and freedom to build and design trading systems.

This is not a completely quantitative role but you will be working hand and hand with the quant desk and trading team, in order to design and lead the build of the Algo framework and containers for the Rates trading business. 

Although the trading group is cross-asset the initial focus will be in Rates eTrading.

You will beresponsible for designing and building the framework, connecting the various elements that constitute the Algo container (Auto Quoting, Auto-Hedging etc ) and frameworks.

Experience:

  • 3-5 years of development experience
  • Java in a Front Office role, preferably in Interest Rates although strong Java skills in eFX, Equities also genuinely considered.
  • Python and KDB experience would be a real bonus.

 

Highlights of the role:

 

  • Totally greenfield project
  • Freedom and autonomy to design and build 
  • Lots of scope across the eTrading landscape      
  • Working directly in Front Office for Head of Trading