Software Developer- Leading Hedge Fund

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Oxford Knight
  • 23 Mar 19

Software Developer- Leading Hedge Fund

posted on 11 May 2017 in: Capital Markets Jobs ○ London ○ Permanent

Location: London

Salary: DOE- Uncapped Comp

This is an exciting opportunity for strong Java (J2SE) developers to join an Agile team at the forefront of Electronic Market Making and application of Artificial Intelligence to Financial Markets. This is a great role for someone who loves experimentation and has a real passion for solving problems with elegant, bespoke solutions.

Keywords: Distributed Systems, Machine Learning, Java, Agile, Robotics, Artificial Intelligence

The Role:

This is a fantastic opportunity for a developer with proven track record of innovation to be one of the first hires into a new office for an industry leading firm. As such, the successful candidate will have a much bigger say on the use of new technologies or methodology.

This level of autonomy to allow strong candidates to explore to reach the best solutions extends to robotics, workshops onsite, AI competitions and many more stimuli for the inventive and curious.

The use of Core Java and Big Data tech is fundamental to the creation of solutions to constantly evolving problems.

Skills: Java, Real-time Systems, Artificial Intelligence


This role requires a curious mind-set backed by strong development fundamentals and practices. A scientific approach and obsession with quality will allow the chosen candidate to really maximise this opportunity.

Experience on large-scale systems previously would be highly advantageous, as would experience with multiple OO languages.

Key Skills:

  • Strong grasp of computer science fundamentals and proven track record of using best practices.
  • Experience in Java and one or more OO language
  • Open-minded, Critical thinker
  • Interest in artificial intelligence
  • Experience on large-scale systems

  • Work in an environment like no other in the industry with a Workshop and Recording Studio onsite
  • Gym membership and provided fitness classes
  • Free food and coffee!!

If you are interested in the position, please get in touch!

0203 4757 197

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