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Software Developer

London, United Kingdom

02 January, 2020

Salary

Β£80K - 130K

Contract type

Full time
Sponsorship offered

Technologies & frameworks

  • C#
  • JAVA
  • PYTHON
  • Scala

Benefits & perks

  • Performance bonus
  • Healthy snacks
  • Bonus
Quantitative Trading

Role overview

As one of the top UK Tech hedge funds πŸ’³, this company is looking for bright engineers πŸ’‘ to join their core software engineering team. Their business is driven by technology and as such, they are looking for engineers who have the same mindset and were bitten by the tech bug from an early age.

Overview

All trading processes at this company are automated βš™οΈ and ultimately this hedge fund is more akin to a modern software house rather than a traditional finance firm right down to their values, culture, and concentration of work.

As a part of the core engineering team πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘§β€πŸ‘¦ your work will have a direct effect on the success of the company and their investment strategies. You will be helping to build all aspects of their trading applications which power everything internally πŸ’ͺ. Precision and a passion for coding is essential.

This opening is ideal for those who can’t get enough of building things. When you’re not working, you’re busy tinkering with computers πŸ–₯️, building, de-bugging 🐞 and discussing technology in your spare time. This core team are all incredibly smart and will be needing engineers with the same love of coding.

As well as this passion, this team will be looking for engineers with exceptional fundamental computer science knowledge πŸ‘¨β€πŸŽ“, and who enjoy tackling problems which are challenging at a conceptual level. They are looking for strong polyglots, but their main core teams are now currently using Scala.


Requirements:

  • Good knowledge of a mainstream OO language (Java, C, Python, etc).
  • Interest in functional programming, Especially Scala
  • Knowledge of concurrent and distributed systems.
  • Academic study of algorithms, data structures and mathematics.
  • Evidence of contributing to relevant coding projects.
  • BSc or MSc or PhD in Computer Science or related degree
  • 50-249

Founded 10 years ago, GSA Capital is a multi-award winning πŸ† quantitative investment manager, focussed on systematic trading across liquid equity, futures and foreign exchange markets globally 🌍 Avoiding the bureaucracy of larger organisations management structures are kept flat. Decisions are made efficiently; changes are implemented quickly. Staff enjoy a culture of trust, innovation and scientific rigour πŸ”¬ Located in a trendy space near Green Park 🌳, providing a comfortable, laidback atmosphere. This β€œgreen” theme extends into the office giving both the working and leisure areas a modern vibe as well as the feeling of the outside, leading to a very refreshing work environment. With around 150 staff at GSA, They have remained small without the frenzied feel of a start-up or growing to become a faceless corporation. Benefits include annual season ticket loan πŸš„, generous holiday time 🌴, travel insurance ✈️, pension plan and most importantly all 5 of your 5 a day 🍌🍎🍍

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

Salary

Β£80K - 130K

Contract type

Full time
Sponsorship offered

Technologies & frameworks

  • C#
  • JAVA
  • PYTHON
  • Scala

Benefits & perks

  • Performance bonus
  • Healthy snacks
  • Bonus

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