C# Algorithmic Developer/Data Scientist - Hedge Fund

Harrington Starr
£75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
21 Apr 2017
21 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
C# Algorithmic Developer/Data Scientist - London - Finance

Hedge Fund - London

Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits

C#, .Net, SQL, Algo, Algorithm, Data Structures, Data Science, Machine-Learning, RAD, JSON, Redis, RabbitMQ, MSMQ, RESTful, Python, Numpy,Spark, Cassandra, Multi-Threading, Java, Python, P&L, TDD, NUnit, Pair Programming, Wintellect Power Collections, Binary, OOP

One of the most exciting Hedge Funds within the industry who specialise in macro trading for the derivatives sector are seeking a C# Algorithmic Developer/Data Scientist to join their technology driven outfit. This is a rare opportunity in the market to join a team that has some of the most influential team of software developers, quant developers and quant analysts who have been building some disruptive macro strategy platforms using the best development processes.

Within this C# Algorithmic Developer/Data Scientist you will be working within a hybrid role utilising machine-learning, data analysis and algorithmic development techniques. You will be required to be a high level software developer who specialises in C# development with a keen interest in data science. You will need to apply a mathematical approach to programming as you will be working with algorithms to create slick high-speed software systems. Also you will be working directly with the quantitative developers & analysts and automating processes and bringing value from data structures to enable efficient trading strategies. You will need to be a well-rounded .Net developer with skills in big data technologies.

Key requirements within this C# Algorithmic Developer/Data Scientist role are as follows:
  • An expert knowledge on C# .Net development - Required
  • A highly numerate software developer - Essential
  • A 1st in computer science - Essential
  • Strong derivatives knowledge - Required
  • Experience within either the buy-side or sell-side sector - Desirable
  • Experienced with algorithms and data structures - Essential
  • Passionate about utilising Spark and Hadoop - Required
  • A passionate technologist who has breadths of experience in various technologies - Essential

This C# Algorithmic Developer/Data Scientist role is an opportunity to join a company that offers a chance to join a hedge fund that is putting technology and their people before anything else. The investment going into their tech team is like no others in the market place and is offering a golden opportunity to build something special. You will work closely with all areas of the business and become an integral member from your first day. With some exciting challenges, this is an environment that will allow you to reach your full potential.

For more information, please contact Jon Kay @ Harrington Starr.