C++ Quant Strategist / Developer – Equities

London
Ref: QSE-3005
Circa £100k base, plus front office bonus
Global Investment Bank
Front Office Equity Index Strategies Desk

Our client, a leading global investment bank, is looking to expand its front office quant strat team with the hire of an experienced C++ professional in London. Working on the trading floor, part of a global team, very closely aligned with revenue generation (Quantitative Index Strategy desk), you will maintain and develop cutting edge trading and multi asset risk management platforms. To be successful, you will need a real passion for technology and be accomplished C++.

TEAM OVERVIEW:

The Quant Strat team applies specialist methods from maths, science and engineering to advance the business. The focus is derivative valuation and risk, automated trading and execution, data-driven decision-making, and pushing new areas of growth.

ESSENTIAL SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

  • Commercial experience programming in C++ or similar environment
  • Track record of building trading and risk management systems
  • Good knowledge of data structures and modern design patterns
  • Knowledge of financial maths and Equity markets is advantageous
  • Strong problem solving skills