C# Quant Developer Proprietary Trading Firm £50k-£60k

Michael Page Technology
South West London
£50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
12 Apr 2017
12 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

***C# Quant Developer ¦ Proprietary Trading Firm ¦ £50k-£60k***

A leading global proprietary trading firm with offices in the heart of London, are looking to add an exceptional C# Quantitative developer to their growing team in London.

The organisation is renowned for building sophisticated and cutting edge systems and utilising the the most cutting edge technology. The successful candidate would be working on developing the firm's fund strategies alongside the quants and traders, as well as developing the firm's ultra-low latency trading platforms.

Client Details

***C# Quant Developer ¦ Proprietary Trading Firm ¦ £50k-£60k***

The organisation is renowned for building sophisticated and cutting edge systems that utilise the the most cutting edge technology.

The firm hires the brightest and most dynamic individuals who want to be continually challenged by problems within computer science whilst working on latency critical and algorithmic problems that keep the firm ahead of the curve.

The firm welcomes people from an array of backgrounds whether that is trading systems development, research labs, leading universities or tech firms, but the one thing that unites them. Which is an unrivalled dedication to cutting edge development. They can offer extensive in-house education and development programmes for individuals looking to take that next step in their career.


***C# Quant Developer ¦ Proprietary Trading Firm ¦ £50k-£60k***

Responsibilities will include;

  • Developing trading analytics alongside world class quantitative analysts, developers and traders
  • Design and development of the firm's ultra low latency trading platforms that are the heart beat of the business
  • Researching and implementing new technologies and financial models for firms fund strategies here in the UK and abroad.
  • Implementation of financial models which will range from simple models to the more sophisticated analytics based upon user requirements.
  • Model validation, including testing models at their most fundamental level and pricing real world trades to ensure models price valuations correctly.



  • Masters or PHD in either Mathematics, Physics, Engineering, Computer Science, or Financial engineering (or equivalent)
  • Object Orientated programming and multi-threading knowledge
  • Experience developing in C#
  • Strong understanding of data structures and algorithms
  • Exposure to low latency technologies
  • Experience of cross section of Derivative products.
  • Strong Excel
  • Analytical mindset, someone who enjoys problem solving
  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal

Job Offer

The firm has an technologically driven environment with a focus on innovation and learning. They are prepared to offer industry leading salaries and bonus packages in order to attract and retain the best technology talent.

If you want to work with some of the brightest technologists, on some of the most challenging development environments, please apply below.