Front Office Java Quant Developer, Machine Learning 170k


Posted: 12/02/2018


Front Office Java Quant Developer - Business Reporting/Machine Learning - Banking - £170k

Our client is a leading investment bank in the City of London looking for exceptional Java Algo developers to join their expanding Front Office team, who are undergoing aggressive expansion.

The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of one or more asset classes gained from working within the front office, as well as proficiency in core Java development, particularly algorithmic execution or quantitative analysis. Connectivity tools are also desired, such as FIX, ITCH, TCP UDP., as is low latency experience.

The successful Java developer will be working alongside an elite team of quants, sales and traders in a front office environment, so previous experience in Algo trading, electronic trading or exposure to low latency trading platforms is highly desired.

Opporutinities to work on greenfield machine learning and data science projects can also be expected

The successful applicant can expect a salary between £100k-170k base salary, plus a very healthy bonus and package.

Skills Required

  • Strong Core Java Development
  • Experience in Front Office environments
  • Algo execution experience desireable
  • Experience in Low Latency development
  • A strong quantitative mindset
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Bachelor or higher level education in a relevant field of study

A full job specification is available upon application

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate based on race, religion, gender, age, sexuality, gender identification, or physical ability.