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Desk-aligned Java Quant Dev at unique hedge fund

Equities Fund


Posted 2 Wks Ago

Salary: £80k – 130k base, £200k+ total compensation


Job description:


A multi-strategy fund with offices globally. With huge autonomy within small teams, they share a core infrastructure platform but encourage their traders and quants to pursue unique investment strategies, consistently delivering high quality returns independent of the general market.

They’ve got a fantastic name in the industry with good reason; paying strong salaries on both base and bonus, and a superb tech culture.


Working as part of a trading team, you’ll build out and support proprietary analytics software and tools, primarily written in Java. Utilising your mix of strong maths and computer science fundamentals, you will be critical to the growth of the desk working across the full trading system.

Skills and Experience Required

  • 3-5 years’ commercial experience in systematic trading (prop desk or hedge fund)
  • Strong OO development experience; substantial Java would be ideal
  • Excellent academics in a hard science, e.g. Maths, Computer Science, Physics or Engineering
  • Outstanding communication skills with the ability to explain complex concepts


  • Strong salary + bonuses + generous benefits package
  • Exciting place to work with great career progression
  • Huge amount of ownership and autonomy