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UI React Developer – Fixed Income Trading

Hedge Fund

London

New Listing

Salary: £80-120k base + share of profits bonus

1-6 years of experience

 

Job description:

Client

One of the world’s most prestigious multi-strategy funds. With huge autonomy within small teams, they share a core infrastructure platform but encourage their traders and quants to pursue unique investment strategies as independent small trading pods, taking a large cut of their own profits.

Well-respected in the industry for their fantastic compensation and significant investment in their technology, this is a great, rewarding place to work where you can see a direct impact of your work on the PnL.

Role

Offering the unique opportunity for a creative developer to work directly as part of a high performance trading team. Working closely with the development team, you’ll be designing and implementing a new suite of user interfaces in React / Javascript/ HTML5 with the aim of driving a key expansion of the team’s trading activities.

You will also develop analytics tools to increase the team’s systematic trading activities and contribute to the ongoing development of the team’s data collection processes, analytics, pricing and risk engines, plus develop GUIs to manage these activities.

The successful UI Developer will be someone with excellent attention to detail, who takes pride in producing high quality work, equally comfortable working in a team and independently.

Skills and Experience Required

  • 1-6 years of relevant commercial experience
  • Good quantitative academic record with degree in STEM subject from a top-tier university
  • Significant React and Javascript experience and proficiency, plus associated frameworks (HTML, CSS)
  • A skilled communicator at all levels, with technical and non-technical colleagues alike
  • Finance experience NOT required

Desirable Skills and Experience

  • Highly desirable: object-oriented development experience

Benefits & Incentives

  • Strong salary + share of profit style bonuses
  • Work-from-home opportunities
  • Culture of collaboration where colleagues are constantly learning from each other
  • Excellent career progression
  • Generous benefits package