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Quantitative Developer - Equities Risk Specialist

Posted 24/05/2024

Negotiable

London

Permanent

IT & Digital

Job Description

Job: Quantitative Developer - Financial Markets, London

MCS is delighted to be partnered with a dynamic organisation at the forefront of quantitative data analytics, who are seeking a Quantitative Developer, with a specialism in equities risk, to join their team located in London, close to Liverpool Street Station.

Overview: Our client, a leading provider of derived data solutions, specializes in macro analysis of security classes and portfolios for some of the world's largest hedge funds, boasting a client roster that includes industry giants. Renowned for its agility and commitment to excellence, this company distinguishes itself from competitors through a personalized approach, offering clients unmatched access to expert insights.

Role Responsibilities: As a Quantitative Developer, you will play a pivotal role in optimizing the infrastructure and driving efficiency across various systems. Key responsibilities include:

  • Understanding and enhancing system architecture to ensure performance, scalability, and cost-efficiency.
  • Integrating APIs to enable seamless data exchange and interoperability with clients.
  • Monitoring system capacity and scaling infrastructure as necessary to maintain reliability.
  • Analyzing datasets, creating reports, and extracting insights to support decision-making.
  • Utilizing VBA skills to automate tasks and manipulate data in Excel.
  • Backend Development in Python

Training and Development: For the right candidate, this role presents a unique opportunity for growth and leadership.

Candidate Profile: We're seeking dynamic individuals with an entrepreneurial mindset, who thrive in a fast-paced environment. Candidates should possess:

  • Educational background in Mathematics, Science, or Engineering, with a genuine understanding of finance.
  • Minimum 6 years of experience.
  • Specialism in Equity Risk, i.e in equity factor risk modelling
  • DevOps experience helping frontend engineers with cloud solutions and backend infrastructure
  • Proficiency in Python, VBA, and data science skills, with an understanding of cloud and backend infrastructure.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams
  • Previous experience within asset management/banking is preferred

Salary/Package:

  • Up to 120k d.o.e
  • Hybrid working, minimum 3 days in the office
  • Stock/Equity within the company
  • Pension top up plan

To speak in absolute confidence about this opportunity please contact Jack Tyrrell, Specialist Recruitment Consultant at MCS Group 02038548637 or send an up to date CV via the link provided.

If this position is not right for you, we may have others that are. Please visit www.mcsgroup.jobs to view a wide selection of our current jobs or call us 028 9023 5456 .

All conversations will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

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