Lead Python Developer required for a Start-up Systematic Hedge Fund in Mayfair
A brand-new start-up systematic hedge fund in Mayfair are looking for a Lead Python Engineer to take on the software development challenges within the firm.
You will be a strong all-round software engineer with excellent technical abilities. The scope to grow a top team of engineers around you is highly likely, so strong project management and architectural skills are also required.
The role will be focusing on the architecture of the systematic trading platform, as well as building tools and working on risk models for the Quantitative Analysts.
Vast amounts hands-on development in a real-time production environment (any OO language and experience with Python is a must)
Good Database design skills
Strong Computer Science fundamentals
Experience of Greenfield development projects, from design to implementation
Experience in finance, either banking or another hedge fund (preferred) - understanding of Quantitative finance highly desired
Great communication to all levels of the business; CEO, COO etc
Compensation and Benefits
Salary is flexible depending on the experience on the candidate, but the firm can be competitive with any situation for the right person.
Ideal base salary for the client is £120-130k.
Bonuses are dependent on the performance of the fund, however £300-400k total is not unrealistic
Full Pension and Healthcare as standard
On-site gym and fully-stocked kitchen
Internal Number: 5580892
About Durlston Partners
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