Risk Software Engineer.


Derivatives, CFA, Bonds, Computer Science

Hedge Fund

7+ Years

Up to £160,000


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A global leading Hedge Fund that have some of the greatest Portfolio Managers, Quantitative Professionals and Technologists are growing due to their consistently strong performances. They are seeking a skilled Risk Software Engineer with buy-side experience to join their risk technology division.

This role will see an experienced software engineer work closely with the portfolio managers in building robust and scalable risk software systems for core systems to cover major asset classes from treasuries, interest rate swaps, bonds and derivatives.

Ideally the successful applicant will come from a C# background, but have the ability to work with Python too. Experience in financial engineering is essential for risk calculations.

Key Requirements:

  • Expert C# object-orientated programming knowledge (at least 7+ years experience)
  • Strong experience with Python
  • A computer science or maths degree
  • An ability to work closely with Quants and Portfolio Managers
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Experience within financial engineering and risk development
  • Experience within the buy-side 
  • CFA certified - Advantageous
  • Experienced with robust risk software systems

* You must be eligible to work in the UK without requiring sponsorship

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