Senior Python Developer - Trading - £90,000

Recruiter
HW Select
Location
London
Salary
70000.0000
Posted
17 May 2017
Closes
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Python Developer needed for an expanding Quant team within a leading trading company. This is a great opportunity for an experience Python Developer with experience within a fast paced environment to join a company currently investing in cutting edge technology.

Key responsibilities:

Essential

  • Strong Python system building experience, handling real-time event driven calculations, background in other languages and willing to learn other languages when required.
  • Proven track record of data-driven development and unit-testing, mocking and back-testing.
  • Data Science skills &extensive experience of Python analytics modules - e.g. Pandas/Numpy/SciKit-Learn/StatsModels/Mipy etc.
  • Willingness and ability to quickly pick up new skills & languages

Desirable

  • Background with multiple asset classes is an advantage
  • Background in/good understanding of trading systems is an advantage
  • Experience using risk and pricing analytics
  • Experience with high-throughput messaging technologies
  • Database experience - KDB, Cassandra and other data technologies
  • To be alert to Conduct Risk issues, specifically the risk of harm to client interests, market integrity and/or competition in financial markets due to inappropriate practices or behaviours across the firm.