Python Developer - Hedge Fund - £100,000+

  • GBP90000 - GBP130000 per annum + pension, bonus
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Cititec
  • 12 Feb 19

A leading global asset manager is looking for a Python Developer with excellent Python programming skills within Financial Services to join their London team. The firm oversees assets of over $8bn on behalf of 200 investors worldwide. You will be working on Systematic Macro Models. The contract will be long term with an immediate start.

A leading global asset manager is looking for a Python Developer with excellent Python programming skills within Financial Services to join their London team. The firm oversees assets of over $8bn on behalf of 200 investors worldwide. You will be working on Systematic Macro Models. The contract will be long term with an immediate start.

Essential skillset:

  • Minimum 5 years developing Python; Financial institutions necessity; They will want flawless Python coding skills!
  • Degree Background in a technical discipline (Data Science / Statistics / Mathematics)
  • Experience with Financial instruments - Swaps Bonds etc
  • Expert level knowledge in Python
  • Pandas / SciPy / Numpy
  • Good understanding of a range of fundamental technology and core computer science topics; SME in at least one area
  • Strong exp. with relational databases and data models

Additional skillset (the more the better):

  • Systematic trading / quant strategy platform architecture is advantageous
  • Good understanding of financial markets and instruments
  • Developing, deploying and running complex highly available systems at scale