C++ / Python Quantitative Developer - Equity Quantitative Portfolio M

C++ / Python Quantitative Developer - Equity Quantitative Portfolio Management Team
Leading Global Quantitative Investment Management Firm
Circa $170,000 - $200,000 plus amazing bonus potential (%PnL) and benefits

My client is a leading global quantitative investment management firm, with a successful and profitable team trading out of New York. The organization has a great reputation for its performance driven culture, its attraction of top talent and its focus on innovative technology. Through continued expansion of the Manhattan desk, the team is seeking a senior quantitative developer to take key role on the Equity Quantitative Portfolio Management Desk. This is an amazing opportunity to gain huge exposure to the markets and work closely alongside senior and experienced portfolio managers on their trading strategies. You will ideally have a PhD or M.S degree in Computer Science, Mathematics or Physics, alongside deep critical thinking and analytical skills.
You will have deep C++ and Python skills and the ideal candidate will have prior experience within a quantitative trading environment.

Responsibilities for C++ / Python Quantitative Developer - Equity Quantitative Portfolio Management Team

* Work directly alongside a small and successful team of quantitative portfolio managers
* Report into the business
* Design, develop and implement cutting edge automated systems and strategies (C++/Python)
* Optimization
* Back-Testing

Desired Skills & Experience for C++ / Python Quantitative Developer - Equity Quantitative Portfolio Management Team

* C++
* Python
* Strong academic background (Msc/PhD in Mathematics/Physics/Computer Science or related)
* Strong communication skills
* Ideally prior experience designing automated trading systems/strategies
* Equities knowledge a plus

Compensation will be VERY competitive, with amazing bonus potential. You will be working directly alongside portfolio managers on the design, implementation and optimization of their strategies and your compensation will be a direct representation of this profit. This role is suited to a talented, confident and performance driven technologist, looking for a challenging and fast paced role that offers a great mix of business and technology. The role is based in New York.

For more information please contact clare.cooper@selbyjennings.com or cplusplus@selbyjennings.com or call 212 829 4354

Key Skills; C, C++, Python, Developer, Quantitative Developer, Python, C++ Developer, Equity, Quantitative Portfolio, Portfolio Management, High Frequency, Automated Trading, C++, Unix, Linux, New York, Manhattan, STL, Boost, Multi-threading,

Job Type : Permanent

Location : New York

Salary : $170,000 - $200,000 plus bonus/benefits

Date Advertised : 10 Dec 2012

Sorry, this position is no longer available.

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