Quantitative Research Developer - Hedge Fund £150k

  • UP TO £150000
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Westbourne Partners
  • 17 Aug 18 2018-08-17

One of the most successful International Hedge Fund are looking for a Quantitative Developer to join their industry leading Research team in London. C++, R, SQL databases Linux Envionments Statistical foundation

One of the most successful International Hedge Fund are looking for a Quantitative Developer to join their industry leading Research team in London. You will be working with experts across the Research, Development and Engineering space on intricate systems. This role reports into the MD of the Fund and the current team is going through a growth phase due to the success and profit registered last year. 

 

Responsibilities include:

Trading and management of the quant research team equity portfolios.
Development of automated hedging & portfolio optimization systems.
Designing simulation environments for back-testing portfolio optimization scenarios.
Grouping research from different quant teams to produce a solution.
Analysis and validation of research results and sets of data
Research and statistical analysis
Research models for risk / return improvement.

 

 

Technically you must possess experience across the following:

C++, R, SQL databases
Linux Envionments 
Statistical foundation
Interest in software design
Candidates with a Computer science degree are ecnouraged to apply 
All levels of seniority also encouraged to apply (1+ years of experience in a similar role required) 

 

 

Experience with any of the below would be a plus:

Distributed computing
Statistical modelling experience
Machine learning 

 

 

My client are offering a competitive salary alongside benefits and bonus, if you are looking to work in a technology driven business where you are given responsibilities and excellent progression then this is the ideal company for you! If interested, please send across and updated version of your CV to me directly m.raza@westbourne-partners.com