Front Office Quant Developer

London (Central), London (Greater)
£500 - £650 per day
07 Jul 2014
04 Aug 2014
Front Quant Dev
Lewis Bickerton
IT
Graduate
Contract
Full Time

Front Office VBA/Excel Developer
VBA, MS Excel, Agile, RAD, TIBCO, COM, Pricing Model, Multi Threading, Real Time, Trading, Swaps, Futures, OIS, IMM, Bloomberg, Reuters

Brokerage Firm - City of London

12-Month Contract - £Negotiable

Harrington Starr is working with a Global Brokerage to help find a Front Office Quant Developer to work closely with Front Office Traders. The Front Office Quant Developer will be working on a series of projects Focusing on the enhancement and Development of Real Time Pricing Functionalities. The Front Office Quant Developer will be in charge of distributing all prices to 3rd party Market Data companies.

The Front Office Quant Developer will be working closely with third party applications, such as Bloomberg, Fidessa, and Reuters. The right candidate will be highly experienced in Pricing Model Development and all Fixed Income Instruments (Swaps, Futures, IMM, OIS…). This Role requires strong Fixed income techniques (Curve Building, Bootstrapping). This is a very technically and mathematically challenging role that requires a candidate with strong previous Trading Desk experience.

Key Skills:

  • Strong Knowledge of MS Excel
  • Strong VBA skills
  • Experience with Multithreading and COM
  • Knowledge of Bloomberg and Reuters
  • Experience with Swaps, Futures, and IMM
  • Experience using Curve Building and Bootstrapping
  • Experience working on a Trading Desk is Essential

Front Office VBA/Excel Developer

VBA, MS Excel, Agile, RAD, TIBCO, COM, Pricing Model, Multi Threading, Real Time, Trading, SWAPS, Futures, OIS, IMM, Bloomberg, Reuters

Brokerage Firm - City of London

12-Month Contract - £Negotiable

This is a great opportunity to join a Global Brokerage firm and be right in the action with Front Office Traders. This will be a very Technically challenging role as well as heavily challenging on the Mathematical side. The Front Office Quant Developer will be provided with all the latest technologies and the necessary tools to succeed and have a direct impact on the performance of the company. For more information please contact Lewis Bickerton at Harrington Starr.