Quant Developer - Crypto Trading

Quant Developer - Crypto Trading

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    City of London, London

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    £120000 - £150000 per annum

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    Joshua Smith

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  • Published:

    28 days ago

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Quant Developer - Crypto Trading

A new and exciting opportunity has arisen for a Quant Developer to join a leading Crypto Trading start-up company based in central London. The successful Quant Trader will be joining a growing and diverse team of engineers, analysts and trading specialists so will be ideal for someone who enjoys a challenge and wants to make an impact on this booming industry.

In this Quant Developer position you will be working closely with the CEO and as part of a close knit team of Quants, focussing on the OTC Trading platform. This platform is relied upon by brokerages, exchanges, banks and fund managers to provide 24/7 liquidity so a commercial or academic background within finance would be highly advantageous.

The ideal candidate for this position will have strong technical skills across Python and Java (C++ or MATLAB would also be acceptable) and with hands on experience delivering client pricing optimisation, modelling client flows and pricing / hedge fund strategies.

Key skills required for the Quant Developer:

  • Strong technical skills with Python and Java (alternatively C++ or MATLAB)
  • Previous experience in EFX or FX trading
  • Hands on experience with client pricing optimisation, hedge fund strategies or risk management
  • Degree level education from a top university is essential (masters or PHD level education is highly advantageous)
  • Previous experience within the finance industry
  • Experience working as part of a fast paced, agile environment would be a bonus

This role and company offers an environment which is perfect for a true technologist. You will be surrounded by like minded, talented individuals and you will gain experience with complex systems and feature specifications within the Crypto Trading industry.

Salary: £120,000 - £150,000 (depending on experience) + excellent company benefits

Location: Central London / fully remote in the UK.

Apply now for immediately consideration for this Quant Developer opportunity!

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