Quantitative Researcher - High Performance

Anson McCade
London, United Kingdom
£90k - £200k
15 Nov 2022
25 Nov 2022
Job Function
Hedge Funds
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
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.


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.


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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