This team's remit lies within the trading activities of the business. The financial instruments covered include equities, and various fixed income products such as rates futures, swaps, FX spot and government bonds.
Key responsibilities will include creating and maintaining the KDB infrastructure used for the research and production of trading algorithms, creating API's and visualisation layers for products used by broader teams, and enhancing the optimisation frameworks used to maintain models and feeds. This will involve working closely with trading desks and technology.
This is a fully 'hands-on' role which presents a very good opportunity for an experienced individual to progress their career in finance and participate in very important projects in a fast-paced environment within a top performing team.
What we're looking for:
A Master's or ideally PhD in a technical discipline such as Compute Science, Maths or Physics
Extensive experience with KDB/Q
Experience with Python, R, C++ or Java is beneficial
Experience with handling and analysing large amounts of tick data
The ability to communicate ideas clearly both in writing and orally
Experience with algorithms or working in eTrading environments strongly preferred.
Compensation is unprecedented.
Internal Number: 5433344
About Radley James
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