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Python Quant Developer – Equity Derivatives Research

Leading Multi-Strategy IM

London

Posted 1 Mth Ago

Salary: up to £100k base + ~£30k bonus

 

Job description: 

Fantastic chance for a Python Developer with good knowledge of Pandas/Numpy to join one of the world’s most prestigious hedge funds.

Joining a talented team of other QDs and software engineers, you’ll be developing systems, portfolio analytics and visualisations for the PMs and Quant Strategists. The work will be a mix of software development, web app development creating data-pipelines whilst facing off to the business and understanding business needs.

The successful candidate will likely come from a financial firm and be able to communicate well with Quants / PMs / traders whilst also being a strong enough technologist to implement ideas.

Skills and Experience Required

  • Minimum 3+ years of commercial development experience in Python
  • Solid Python skills (especially Pandas/Numpy) and proficiency with web-based Python frameworks, e.g. Flask, Dash, Ag-grid
  • Some SQL & database experience

Desirable

  • Understanding of SDLC and familiarity with Linux, Github, CI/CD
  • Exposure to risk models & performance attribution
  • Experience with data pipeline engineering, ETL for large datasets, and tools such as Airflow

Benefits & Incentives

  • Strong salary + bonuses
  • Work-from-home opportunities
  • Collaborative culture and an exciting place to work
  • Generous benefits package