Quant Developer

Oliver Bernard
London (South)
£100000 - £120000 per annum
11 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Quant Developer - London My client, a leading financial firm in the city are looking for a Quant Developer to join the Equity arm of their business. Responsibilities: Work as a member of tgheimplementation team partnered with business users. Design, develop, maintain and support investment models proposed and used by investment teams. Work with senior Managers, Researchers and Strategists to implement models used for making investment decisions. This position requires a person with experience of building complex systems and algorithms and capable of assuming responsibility for the key analytical models used in our investment process as well as supporting these models in production environment. Qualifications: BA/BS in Computer Science or Mathematics. An advanced degree is a plus. Experience with Hadoop, AWS, Machine Learning algorithms is a big plus. Strong background in mathematics. Advanced skills in Statistics ideally. Experience with a statistical software package (i.e. Matlab, R, etc.). 5 years' experience with Java production environment and strong Object Oriented skills. Experience with UNIX operating system and relational databases. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, including ability to interact efficiently via email, phone, and teleconference with business and technical users within the firm. Ability to multi-task and work effectively at various levels of an organization. Ability to work independently and efficiently in a fast-paced and team-oriented environment. This job was originally posted as www.cwjobs.co.uk/job/66857347