Python/Quant Developer - 6mth Contract

Posted 26 October 2023
Salary Negotiable
LocationCity of London
Job type Contract
Discipline Investment Banking
Contact NameCraig Worth

Job description

Investigo is working with a leading FS client who are adding capabilities to their Python focused Index Research Team. Based in Central London they are a household name who are renowned for only hiring the best.

This a contract role initially for 6 months, however there is budget in place into 2024, day rate is DOE and will only be done on a PAYE basis inside IR35. Hybrid working - 3 days remote/2 days in the office.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Help develop a quantitative understanding of what the Index Product business is looking to achieve and build solutions that support those outcomes.
  • Write high-quality, maintainable code for new services and methodologies that adheres to engineering best practices and standards.
  • Deliver solutions using combinations of Python, but also MS SQL, Postgres, Java and Typescript to support new Equities Product solutions for our customers.
  • Support Index Management teams to meet regulatory requirements, governance, polices and standards.

Skills, experience, qualifications and knowledge required:

  • Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Mathematics or Electronics / Electrical Engineering, or related field.
  • Strong proficiency in Python (numpy, pandas, etc).
  • Experience working with Index/Indices.
  • FS experience essential.

If you are interested in learning more then apply today and Craig Worth will be in touch with you for an initial conversation.