Front Office Quant

  • £140k + Bonus
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • TEKsystems
  • 18 Jul 18 2018-07-18

My Client is one of the world's leading investment banks and they have an opportunity for a Quant Developer to join their front office team. This is a relatively new small team which supports the trading, sales and risk departments across all asset classes in London, New York, Hong Kong, and Singapore.

Title

Front Office Quant

 

Key Skills

•             Strong C#, windows application services

•             Experience in C++

•             Familiar with 3rd party STP’s, MiFIDII, connectivity based on FIX/FPML)

•             Quant Knowledge, Educated in a numerical discipline and/or experience working in.

•             Front office

•             Production application development and support

•             Connectivities between sales trading workflow platform and market gateways such as MarkitWire, ION, Tradeweb, Bloomberg TOMS.

 

My Client is one of the world's leading investment banks and they have an opportunity for a Quant Developer to join their front office team. This is a relatively new small team which supports the trading, sales and risk departments across all asset classes in London, New York, Hong Kong, and Singapore.

The team work with the development of models, pricing tools and system integration of all exotic models used in the firm, on all asset classes. Their products support the trading and risk functions of several different desks via in-house developed applications run on traders’ desktops, compute grids and external cloud compute fabrics.

The role will include working on the Sales Trading Workflow Systems (STW) – candidate will develop and maintain this system. Essentially, the STW manages all the communications between sales persons and the traders across the company.

 

Responsibilities

-              Requirement analysis with front office sales persons and traders for their as-is business workflows and creating proposals for their improvement

-              Specification analysis and building the test strategy against third party services (e.g. third party’s STP services or gateways)

-              Communication to sales, traders, quants, technical departments globally including Tokyo head office.

-              Contribution to development of the STW tools in the front office

-              Designing portable, flexible and scalable architecture eligible for global usage.

 

If you feel like you are a good fit for the position please get in touch bensimpson@teksystems.com or +44 (0) 2035309016. Alternatively, you can apply for the role and I will contact you.