Senior Scientific Developer (C#, C++, R, ReactJS, Ruby, SQL)

Recruiter
Harrington Starr
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£85000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted
13 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Scientific Developer (C#, C++, R, ReactJS, Ruby, SQL) - London - Finance

London - Hedge Fund

Salary: Up to £100,000 + Bonus + Benefits

C#, .Net, C++, Python, R, ReactJS, Ruby, Ruby on Rails, Python, SQL, SQL Server, RDBMS, Research, Model Technology, Systematic Trading, Fixed Income, FX, Derivatives, Bonds, Futures

A Hedge Fund based in Mayfair are seeking a well-rounded Senior Scientific Developer (C#, C++, R, ReactJS, Ruby, SQL) to join their research and model development team, focussing on some major Greenfield projects. This fund has increased its AUM significantly over the last couple of years and are aiming on enhancing this growth by bringing a skilled technologist to help shape the future model tech for the company.

This Senior Scientific Developer (C#, C++, R, ReactJS, Ruby, SQL) role will require you to have a background in object orientated programming and some experience with scientific programming languages, such as R or Python. You will work on execution systems, algorithmic trade systems and compliance systems. You will be involved in front office trade environments with a focus on fixed income, FX, derivatives and bonds. You will utilise a wide tech stack range and build web interfaces using ReactJS for traders to utilise trading tools work with a wide range of market data for systematic trade models and build booking, pricing, risk, accounting and reporting systems. You must have a numerate academic background with a deep understanding of object orientated principles.

Key requirements within this Senior Scientific Developer (C#, C++, R, ReactJS, Ruby, SQL) role are as follows:
  • A numerate degree from either computer science/physics/mathematics - Required
  • Solid development experience with an object orientated language - Required
  • Keen to work closely with the business in a dynamic front office environment - Required
  • Experience with scientific programming languages - Required
  • Experienced with web development using either Angular or ReactJS - Desirable
  • Previous work within a buy-side firm - Desirable
  • Strong communication skills - Required
  • A self-starter with a passion for working with a variety of technologies - Required


This Senior Scientific Developer (C#, C++, R, ReactJS, Ruby, SQL) role is a great opportunity to join an exceptional team with a strong culture and challenging development role. You will be working in a collaborative environment with smart financial software professionals. This organisation take pride in their competitive systematic trading models that has seen their fund size grow exponentially and you can have the opportunity to help develop this further.

For more information, please contact Jon Kay @ Harrington Starr.
This job was originally posted as www.cwjobs.co.uk/job/77595631