We use cookies and other tracking technologies to improve your browsing experience on our site, analyze site traffic, and understand where our audience is coming from. To find out more, please read our privacy policy.

By choosing 'I Accept', you consent to our use of cookies and other tracking technologies.

We use cookies and other tracking technologies to improve your browsing experience on our site, analyze site traffic, and understand where our audience is coming from. To find out more, please read our privacy policy.

By choosing 'I Accept', you consent to our use of cookies and other tracking technologies. Less

We use cookies and other tracking technologies... More

Login or register
to apply for this job!

Login or register to start contributing with an article!

Login or register
to see more jobs from this company!

Login or register
to boost this post!

Show some love to the author of this blog by giving their post some rocket fuel 🚀.

Login or register to search for your ideal job!

Login or register to start working on this issue!

Engineers who find a new job through Functional Works average a 15% increase in salary 🚀

Software Engineer

London, United Kingdom

06 March, 2019

Salary

£80K - 160K

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • Angular
  • C++
  • Distributed Systems
  • Java
  • Python
  • Scala

Benefits & perks

  • Generous pto
  • Full healthcare coverage
  • Onsite gym
  • 401(k) matching
  • Performance bonus
  • Stocked kitchen
  • Snacks
  • Laundry service
  • Game rooms
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Unlimited sick days
  • Music room
  • Training sponsorship
  • Diverse company
Building state of the art software for a leading quantitative fund

Role overview

One of the world's fastest growing quantitative hedge funds, that employs artificial intelligence and machine learning to help develop their investment strategies. Leaders in their fields across Computer Science, Engineering and Mathematics harness the power of data science and advanced technology to fuel their success.

Role

Technology drives our business — it's our main competitive advantage — and as a result, software engineers play a pivotal role. They tackle the hardest problems through analysis, experimentation, design, and elegant implementation.

Software engineers at Two Sigma build what the organization needs to explore data's possibilities and act on our findings – to mine the past and attempt to predict the future. We create the tools at scale to enable vast data analysis; the technology we build enables us to engage in conversation with the data, and search for knowledge and insight.

We champion a disciplined, collaborative, scientific approach which allows us to meet the immediate needs of the business, while innovating in a way that is constantly forward-looking and future-reaching.

We attract engineers with a true passion for data. We seek individuals who want to build for today and invent for tomorrow. We value curiosity and insight, balanced with pragmatism and practicality. We recognize both the small steps, as well as the broad vision.

Our challenges require mastery of areas such as, but not limited to:

Kernel level development; Machine learning; Distributed systems.

Requirements Include:


  • A strong academic record with a degree or concentration in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or a scientific discipline.
  • Experience with Java, C or comparable languages.
  • Excellent problem-solving and communication skills.
  • Experience in large-scale systems is highly desirable.
  • Exceptional programming skills.
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills.
  • An obsession with building quality software.
  • We are open-minded in our search for critical thinkers who are passionate about technology.
  • While we analyze the data-rich domain of finance, financial experience is not a requirement.
  • 250+
  • London, United Kingdom

More than 1,700 people who believe the scientific method is the best way to approach investing. Ideas backed up with information. And improved by iteration. That’s Two Sigma. We’re not your typical investment manager. We follow principles of technology and innovation as much as principles of investment management. Fields like machine learning and distributed computing guide us. Since 2001, we’ve searched for ways that these kinds of technologies can make us better at what we do. We never stop researching and developing. In the process, we work to help real people. Through our investors, we support the retirements of millions around the world. And we help fund breakthrough research, education and a wide range of charities and foundations.

View 2 jobs
Engineers who find a new job through Functional Works average a 15% increase in salary.

Salary

£80K - 160K

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • Angular
  • C++
  • Distributed Systems
  • Java
  • Python
  • Scala

Benefits & perks

  • Generous pto
  • Full healthcare coverage
  • Onsite gym
  • 401(k) matching
  • Performance bonus
  • Stocked kitchen
  • Snacks
  • Laundry service
  • Game rooms
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Unlimited sick days
  • Music room
  • Training sponsorship
  • Diverse company

Get hired!

Sign up now and apply for roles at companies that interest you.

Engineers who find a new job through Functional Works average a 15% increase in salary.

Start with GithubStart with Stack OverflowStart with Email

Get hired!

Sign up now and apply for roles at companies that interest you.

Engineers who find a new job through Functional Works average a 15% increase in salary.

Start with GithubStart with Stack OverflowStart with Email

Other roles that might interest you

Fast-growing startup, whose vision is to accelerate the transition to global carbon neutrality.
NoSQL database engineer, building a multi-model db - Documents, Key-Value, and Triples.
Remote
Fast-growing startup, whose vision is to accelerate the transition to global carbon neutrality.
Software Engineer