Quantitative Python Developer

Quantitative Python Developer

  • Location

    City of London, London

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  • Salary:

    £650 - £750 per day

  • Contact:

    Bradleigh Golder

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  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Quantitative Python Developer

NumPy, SciPy, Panda, SQL, Oracle, MongoDB, Linux, UNIX, Trading, Portfolio management, Interest Rates, Derivatives, Quant modelling.

Hedge Fund - London City

6 Month Rolling Contract - £750 per day

Harrington Starr is working with a leading Hedge Fund based in London City who are looking to hire a Python Quantitative Developer to work alongside a Portfolio Manager for Interest Rates Derivatives. This is a Front Office trading role and you will be working with a small but highly technical and dynamic team of Quant Developers specialising in Python development building Algorithms.

As the Python Quant Developer, you will be working on bespoke build applications for systematic trading including Algo development. The role will have an element of research. The main purpose of the Quant Python Developer will be to improve pricing interaction Python deployment, work on distributed process for trading and grid computing. The role will require a deep level of Python coding and experience with libraries such as NumPy, SciPy and Pandas will be essential. You will also be an expert with SQL Server databases and have extensive experience with Mathematics and analytical work.

Key Skills

  • Depth understanding of Python Development
  • Extensive and proven knowledge of NumPy, ScrPy and Pandas.
  • Experience as working within a Front Office Quant Team
  • Strong Quantitative development with Python
  • Strong knowledge of systematics trading and building algorithms.
  • Strong and proven experience with SQL Server
  • Strong of Financial instruments and asset classes.
  • BSc/MSc/PhD in a mathematical discipline or Computer Science from a top-tier University

They are a highly advanced technology organisation that work within Financial Trading. Using cutting edge technology and methodologies and due to recent success, they are now looking to bring on a Python Quantitative Developer to join the front office team. You will be working on a highly technical and complex project that will challenge you both technically and mathematically. If you enjoy the link between Maths and Technology and feel you would be able to add value with your Python Development skills, then you will be rewarded well with day rate up to £700 per day. Please call Brad Golder for the full spec and information.