Lead Python Quant Developer

Posted 16 June 2022
Salary Up to £180,000
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSoftware Development
Contact NameJon Kay

Job description

Referment is working with one of the world's premier investment firms. This organisation focus on systematic, computer-driven trading strategies across all asset classes and due to it's exceptional performance within the market are seeking a Lead Python Quant Developer. This role will see the lucky applicant lead the design & build of their Systematic Equities Trading Quant Investment platform.

The successful applicant will need to have extensive experience in quantitative development within Python for both live trading and simulation. This role will involve building next-gen platforms for quant trading, involving model building, trade execution and optimisation. This is a dynamic organisation that hire some of the greatest minds within financial technology space so it is essential that you're a passionate about technology.

Key Requirements
  • A minimum of 5+ years within a Quantitative business
  • Strong programming skills in Python
  • Experience with Equities
  • At least an MSc, but preferably a PhD in Computer Science
  • Experience in researching and implementing performance analytics
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Experienced in working with researchers


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

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