Quant Trading Operation Assistant

Quant Capital
London (Central)
Up to £45,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
12 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Quant Trading Operation Assistant Quant Capital is urgently looking for a Junior Trading Operations Assistant to join our high profile client. Our client is a well known global Prop Trading firm. They like technology especially the opensource variety as well as scalability and robust performance (much like their track record) they currently run around £7 billion in liquid capital. This is an environment of science and intellectuals. The firm is known globally for its attitudes and rigour more importantly, you will be surrounded by smart people deeply interested in teaching what they know, and in learning from you. For this Junior Trading Operations Assistant position I am looking for top tier graduates or developers with sub 2 years experience and the ability to deal with quick difficult maths problems. You will interface with various groups within the business to ensure that all trades are reflected accurately in all systems. Specifically, the trade operations specialist developer will be involved with research, rapid development execution of trade orders, as well as personal research. This role requires confidence working with data, a strong foundation in math, and interaction with members of several different teams. Graduate Options Trading Desk Analyst's MUST have: A or A at A-level Maths Maths Stats or Comp Sci Degree from top 50 UK University all others will be deleted Ideally some VBA or serious Excel exposure Modelling You will probably know you are right for this job if you aren’t sure its probably not for you. An appetite for delivering solutions to complex problem The environment is that of Facebook or Google, relaxed open with time to think and make the right decisions. The atmosphere is calm and relaxed with an open dress code. This is a role for techies, those who are motivated by the sharp end of technology and the possibility of making serious money doing something you are passionate about. My client is based in London Follow me on Twitter SebFintech for the latest opportunities. This job was originally posted as www.cwjobs.co.uk/job/66865099