• Permanent, Full time
  • Anson McCade
  • 13 Feb 18
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Competitive Market Rate
  • Full time

Software Engineer (London)

Software Engineer (London) My client is a multi-billion, market leading, quantitative hedge fund. Global Fixed Income is one of their major business areas within their firm with a majority of their strategies covering the US, European and Sterling markets. They currently deploy capital in the interest rates and currency markets with a focus on liquid products including government bonds, futures, interest rate swaps and options.

 

 

Software Engineer (London)

 

 

My client is a multi-billion, market leading, quantitative hedge fund. Global Fixed Income is one of their major business areas within their firm with a majority of their strategies covering the US, European and Sterling markets. They currently deploy capital in the interest rates and currency markets with a focus on liquid products including government bonds, futures, interest rate swaps and options.

 

 

Role:

 

You will be joining the Global Fixed Income Software Engineering team, which is solely responsible for the development of Global Fixed Income data solutions, integration of models, trading and risk systems, market data and trade scenarios into the system.

 

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • You will be involved in the development of real-time trading, risk management systems,  and data systems for proprietary trading in Global Fixed Income
  • You will be working on a next-gen low latency real-time data system to implement algorithmic execution and order management system enhancements

 

 

Skills:

 

  • Undergraduate/Advanced degree in a STEM Degree (Computer Science, Engineering etc)
  • Experience in programming and problem solving in compiled languages (C++ for Windows/Linux)
  • Experience with a scripting language (Python preferred, but Perl, Ruby, Small Talk may be considered)
  • A keen passion and interest in software engineering, who believes in developing advanced software solutions
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Intellectual curiosity with a strong willingness and desire to learn and share ideas with colleagues
  • Able to work and communicate effectively with a diverse set of people (Traders, Quants, other Developers, Trading Assistants)

 

 

Additional skills:

 

  • Electronic trading and execution strategies knowledge
  • Hands-on experience with big data technologies
  • Trade processing and position management knowledge
  • Specific Fixed Income and/or FX domain knowledge
  • Product knowledge of any of the following: Gov Bonds, Bond Futures (and Options), FX Derivatives, Interest Rate Swaps, Basic Swaps, Deposit Futures (and Options), OIS Swaps, Caps/Floors, Swaptions

 

 

 

If interested please send your CV to Amita.Patel@AnsonMcCade.com or call 020 7780 6700 for more information.