Quantitative Developer (C++)- Prop Market Maker

Oxford Knight
Closing date
2 Jul 2021

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Technology & New Media
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An elite prop trading firm with a relaxed yet rewarding approach is looking for exceptional quantitative developers with C++ experience. They are scientific, tech-driven and they invest heavily in their engineering teams. Developers here are truly world-class.

Collaborating with traders and other developers, this is a high-impact role. You will be responsible for building and improving in-house applications, through to cutting-edge web-based user interfaces, to tools to interrogate multi-terabyte data sets.

The ideal candidate will come from a mathematical background, with an enthusiasm for learning new technologies. You must be an exceptional communicator, adept at sharing and presenting your expertise to technical and non-technical users alike.

  • Significant C++ experience, including writing, deploying and maintaining in a production environment, with some Python development skills
  • Sound programming fundamentals and mathematical techniques
  • Experience in any of the following is a bonus: large data sets, time series, Python libraries (e.g. sciPy, numPy, pyTorch, pandas, pickle, hd5, feather, etc.)
  • Outstanding level of attention to detail and quality
  • Desirable: buy-side firm experience and/or knowledge of derivative pricing

Culture / Benefits
  • Excellent bonus potential and compensation
  • Friendly, informal yet highly rewarding work culture
  • No dress code, catered offices and regular social events
  • Work with the latest technologies on complex problems with significant impact

If you feel you are a good match, please don't hesitate to get in touch:

Dan Hampton

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