• £ Competitive + Bonus GBP
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • RiskTech Financial Services
  • 2018-09-07

Senior Quantitative analyst / Quantitative Developer - Python is wanted for a global hedge fund. You will be responsible for optimizing portfolios of financial derivatives and develop innovative, revenue-facilitating, market-leading services within the fund.

Senior Quantitative Analyst Equity - Hedge fund

Senior Quantitative analyst / Quantitative Developer - Python is wanted for a global hedge fund. Having equity/ derivatives experience is important. You will be responsible for optimizing portfolios of financial derivatives and develop innovative, revenue-facilitating, market-leading services within the fund. This fund is looking for highly talented, quantitative, energetic, confident, delivery-oriented quantitative analysts to work within the front-office quant team. You will be working on critical new projects for the division so will need to be a highly motivated self-starter. The product is a high-profile, client-facing and hence will require a clear and strict approach to ensuring requirements are addressed within business constraints.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

  •  An opportunity to work on the core of a strategically important system at this fund, used by both revenues generating and federation divisions.
  •  Interact with platform users in strategies and business-aligned technology teams spread around the globe and across various time zones such as Europe / Asia
  • Interact directly with the business and other tech teams to build innovative solutions to support the firms business

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Strong academics - A bachelor, master, or PhD in math or science degree / Masters educated in a quantitative field (Maths, Science, Engineering or Quant Finance.
  • Excellent knowledge of financial mathematics, derivative pricing, and risk management
  • Pricing and risk management on derivatives (3-year minimum).
  • Strong knowledge of Python development skills and techniques
  • Solid understanding and algorithms and data structures.
  • A strongly typed compiled language (e.g. Java/C++/Python )
  • Experience in working with large software systems, distributed computing, and databases (SQL and NoSQL).
  • Familiar with best practices in software development
  • Continuous Integration and Test-Driven Development Experience 

Location: London & Singapore & Paris

Salary: £ Competitive + Bonus

REFER A FRIEND

If you're interested in this opportunity, please forward you're CV. Alternatively, if you would like to know more information or have a confidential discussion please contact Shanaz Rob- call on +44 (0)208 012 8204 or shanaz.rob@risktechfs.com for more details

 

 

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