Quantitative Researcher

  • 180k + Bonus
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • TEKsystems
  • 18 Jul 18 2018-07-18

Quantitative Researcher within a leading front office banking team. A Mathematician/Market Maker who is concentrating on Stochastic Programming with a focus on C++ has the chance to join one of the most forward-thinking teams in London.

A leading Tier 1 Investment Bank is looking for a Quantitative Researcher to pioneer many new research efforts as part of their innovative options market making team.

This team utilises some of the world's most cutting-edge technology and exclusively works to enhance the firms algorithmic trading and quantitative analysis platforms. The current trading platform is two years old and in its early stages of development. This position will allow your strategies to come to life as the team is completely focused on greenfield work.

Main responsibilities:

  • Design models to improve trading applications
  • Research new ways to enhance algo executions
  • Develop existing approaches towards algo performance
  • Client-facing activities revolving around product behavior and performance

As a highly mathematical role within a tremendously skilled team, you'll need to have had commercial experience within statistical based modelling and systematic market making. Industrial exposure to Python and a high-level academic background within a relevant subject (i.e. Applied Mathematics, Applied Physics, Statistics, and Mathematics etc) is also required.

You can call Harry Cannons on 02035309029 if you feel you are a strong fit for this role or send your CV direct to hcannons@teksystems.com for immediate feedback.