Java Quant Engineer

Posted 03 January 2023
Salary Up to £150,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Job type Permanent
Discipline Software Development
Contact NameJon Kay

Job description

A global leading Systematic Trading Hedge Fund that have some of sharpest minds within Financial Services are building a new systematic trading strategy and are seeking a Java Quant Engineer to work closely with their London based portfolio manager and build out components for their live trading and simulation systems.

This is an exciting opportunity to join an elite buy-side firm and work across multiple asset classes from Equities, FX, Commodities and Fixed Income. Strong experience with Java programming is essential as you'll be working on their low-latency systems using this language. You must be passionate about working on cutting-edge tech using strong research techniques through a wide variety of data sources to deliver industry leading trading systems.

Key Requirements
  • Preferably a MSc or PhD in Computer Science or Quantitative finance
  • A minimum of 5 years experience in Java software engineering
  • Experience building low-latency systems
  • Experience in quant trading - Advantageous
  • Strong SQL skills
  • Passionate about data

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

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