Senior Python Quant Developer.


Python, SQL, Quant Developer, MongoDB, Numpy, Scipy, Django, Flask, Derivatives

Asset Management

5+ Years

Up to £140,000


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Referment is working with a global leading Hedge Fund that are expanding their cross-asset Quant team and are seeking a skilled Senior Python Quant Developer to help their newly formed team build out a Greenfield Quant systems. This firm pride themselves on using the latest technologies and this position will see you build out robust trading systems from scratch.

The firm is still expanding during this pandemic due to their exceptional performance. In light of this they expect to complete the full interview process over WebEx and they will on-board candidates virtually for the foreseeable future.

This is an urgent hire for this firm and they're looking for a strong technologist to work closely with the team lead, a senior engineer and the head traders.

This is an ideal position for a passionate programmer who wants to move into the Quant space and work on some critical systems using their strengths in Python to work on some fully automated systematic investment strategies.

You will also be responsible for recruiting junior developers within the team and training and mentoring them.

Key Requirements:

  • At least 5+ years Python development experience
  • Proven experience in financial application development
  • Experience with libraries/frameworks like Pandas, Numpy, Scipy etc
  • A Degree in computer science or quantitative disciplines, including mathematics, physics, engineering, and computer science. (2:1 or higher)
  • A minimum of 5 years experience within the Financial Services space (Front Office)
  • A strong desire to work within the buy-side
  • Experience with AWS - Desirable
  • Experienced with SQL

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

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