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 the full job description!

Login or register
to boost this post!

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

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 πŸš€

Software Engineer

London, United Kingdom

Salary

Β£80K - 160K

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • java
  • python
  • angular
  • distributed systems
  • scala
  • C++

Benefits & perks

  • Bonus

To sum it up...

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.

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

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.

Location

London is the capital of the United Kingdom, situated in the South East of the island. The world's largest financial centre, London is also often referred to the culture capital of the world. The city is well-known for its heritage, including Buckingham Palace, the Tower of London, Kew Gardens, Westminster Abbey, and the historic settlement of Greenwich. London Underground is the oldest urban railway network in the world.

Technology workers in London earn 60pc more than the city average, with the figure even higher for foreign born workers, who earned 28pc more than their British counterparts in tech jobs. London can be considered as a center for professional relocation. Furthermore, there are over 100 of Europe's 500 largest companies' headquarters in London.

The city is famous for unpredictable weather. For instance, it could be cold, warm and rainy in one day and it’s often the topic of conversation across the city.

Did you know...

  • 2.5M people, one third of Londoners, are foreign born
  • 40% of Greater London is green space
Engineers who find a new job through Functional Works average a 15% increase in salary.

Salary

Β£80K - 160K

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • java
  • python
  • angular
  • distributed systems
  • scala
  • C++

Benefits & perks

  • Bonus

Other roles that might interest you

Senior Data Engineer
Β£60K - 80K
Build global solutions, products and infrastructure whilst utilizing machine learning services
More Info
Scala + Java Developer
Β£40K - 90K
Calculate your credit score with Scala - taking your finances to the next level.
More Info
Software Engineer