Quantitative Researcher - High Performance

Recruiter
Anson McCade
Location
London, United Kingdom
Salary
£90k - £200k
Posted
15 Nov 2022
Closes
25 Nov 2022
Ref
17701298
Job Function
Hedge Funds
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
This role is a mix between Quantitative Research and Development. You will be working very closely with other Quant Researchers and Traders in the team, understanding requirements and identifying opportunities to improve current systems, software and systematic strategies. There are various ongoing projects the team are working on, your day to day will include;
  • Developing a new critical high performance trading engine and execution system.
  • Researching and developing new trading strategies and signals.
  • Designing and deploying trading infrastructure and components, ensuring long term code reuse.
  • Monitoring systems, latency and strategy performance.


Requirements

For juniors: Ideally 2 years experience in a Quantitative Research/Analyst position.

For experienced candidates: 5+ years experience, ideally with a Trading desk at an Investment Bank or Trading Firm.

Bachelors/Masters degree with a focus on Computer Science, Maths, Physics, Electrical Engineering or Statistics.

Strong C++ skills, Python and/or KDB/Q is a plus.

Strong numerical and technical skills, ability to work quickly within time constraints.

Compensation

Base: £90,000 - £200,000

Bonus (to be paid at the end of the year): £20,000 - £50,000 - This is dependant on individual and team performance.

VISA sponsorship is available.
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