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Commodities Quant

Leading Investment Manager

London

Posted 2 Mths Ago

Salary: Open to all levels

 

Job Summary:

Fantastic opportunity to join a leading fund, trading globally across major macro asset classes, where you will draw on your excellent academics, your OO programming expertise and your strong maths skills.

This role offers the opportunity to have a significant impact and lots of collaboration with other quant teams, where you will be building cutting-edge trading tools and other analytics. You will also take ownership of all aspects of quant projects – from understanding the business problem, through to modelling and solving, to coding the production solution.

The successful Commodities Quant will be an excellent communicator, highly capable and driven, with strong mathematical and programming skills.

Core Requirements: 

  • Strong academic background with minimum 2:1 in a STEM subject from top-tier university and at least A-Level Maths/Stats
  • 5+ years’ experience in finance; in Commodities would be ideal
  • Sound Python data analysis experience
  • Superb OO programming skills (preferably C#, C++ or Java)

Desirable: 

  • Pricing and modelling experience experience
  • An understanding of derivatives and market knowledge

Benefits include: 

  • Competitive base salary; they are flexible for the right candidate
  • Thrive in a collaborative working environment, where everyone can significantly impact the team and wider organisation
  • Strong emphasis on professional and personal development
  • Generous benefits package – on-site facilities, healthcare, dental, pension, etc.