Front office Quantitative Developer / Tick data collection

3 days left

500.00 - 550.00 GBP Daily + GBP500 - GBP550/day
31 Aug 2017
28 Sep 2017
Contract Type
PTS Consulting is working on behalf of a leading investment bank based in central London. We are currently recruiting for a front office quantitative to work on the development of tick data collection and storage platform. This platform is used for multiple purposes e.g. back testing of strategies, analysis of order book movements, generation of research ideas, debugging of complex event driven systems.

Skills Required:

- Good knowledge of computer science, algorithm design and implementation for applications
- Understanding of the principles of fault tolerant design
- Diligence
- Resilience
- Communication

Desired Skills:

- Strong multi language coding skills are essential (C++ /C# /Java)
- Good operating systems understanding (Linux & Windows)
- Experience developing using profiling tools to deliver high performance code
- Experience of implementing against third part API specifications and diagnosis of problems

PTS is an Equal Opportunities employer and applicants are selected solely on the basis of their relevant aptitudes, skills and abilities. No applicant shall receive less favourable treatment on the grounds of sex, marital status, civil partnership status, trans-gender status, pregnancy, maternity, colour race, nationality, ethnic origin, religion, belief, sexual orientation, disability, age. This is not an exclusive list