Python Quant Developer

£700 - £800 per day + Inside IR35
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JACK TUFFS

Python, Jira, Quant Development, Model Development, Algorithms

My client is a leading global investment bank, currently seeking a Python Quant Developer to work on a brand-new area of the business. The successful candidate will join a leading group of word class quantitative analysts and developers responsible for Risk Models Research and Development within the business. This is a front office business critical role directly linked to revenue generation and will involve developing cutting-edge software libraries and APIs for quantitative modellers as part of a global team.

To be successful in this role you will need:

  • Python development within a quantitative environment (expert level)
  • Model Development experience
  • Strong knowledge of algorithms and data structures
  • Coding experience with one of the following: Java, C++ or C#
  • TDD
  • Prior experience within the front office is a must (ideally buyside or with a major investment bank)
  • Excellent communication skills and stakeholder management experience
  • Strong knowledge of financial products, asset classes and risk

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

 

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