VP/Director - E-trading Quant dev

London, England, United Kingdom

My clients are top financial institutions from buy side and sell-side who is currently looking for VP level and Senior level e-trading Quant devs who specialises on either Java, C++ or C#.


The VP would be full hands on development while the Director level would be managing the team and at the same time hands on development.



  • Designing frameworks and development functionality for trading algo’s
  • Implementation, testing, and productionisation
  • Tuning and optimising systems
  • Analysing and improving algo performance
  • Calibrating parameters
  • Providing support and resolving issues
  • Code reviews, modelling, and testing
  • Working closely with a number of front office teams and directly with clients


To be successful in this role you will need:

  • Highly desirable is deep and extensive experience of Java development (alternatively C# or C++ in a shared codebase)
  • Knowledge of low latency and event driven programming (desirable)
  • Knowledge of python, R, or kdb (desirable)
  • Prior experience with algorithms or e-trading business logic
  • PhD or Masters (MSc) in a quantitative mathematical, or scientific discipline
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