Jefferies, the global investment banking firm, has served companies and investors for over 50 years. Headquartered in New York with its European head office in London and staff in over 30 global cities, the firm provides clients with capital markets and financial advisory services, institutional brokerage and securities research, and wealth and asset management. Jefferies provides research and execution services in equity, fixed income, foreign exchange, futures and commodities markets, and a full range of investment banking services including underwriting, merger and acquisition, restructuring and recapitalisation.
Equities has been the core of Jefferies for 50 years. Our experienced sales and trading professionals deliver high-touch services to help clients develop investing strategies and execute stock transactions in exchanges across the globe. We act as agent, principal or market maker to provide clients with high execution quality in varying liquidity situations. Jefferies consistently ranks in the Top 12 in U.S. equity trading volume, market share, sales quality and trading quality. In recent years, we have invested in market professionals in Europe and Asia to deliver a global offering to our clients.
We are seeking a developer to work within the equities front office technology group to build out and support our Centralised Risk Book (CRB) trading team.
The candidate will require experience programming in Java. Ideally the candidate would have experience working in an equities front office trading environment; previous experience working on a quant based platform a distinct advantage. Some exposure to programming in one of the following languages C++/Python/KDB/Q would be an advantage.
The candidate should be able to demonstrate a solid mathematical understanding, good analytical skills, an enthusiasm to learn new technical/business skills and a logical approach to problem solving.
The following skills and experience are required for this role: