Java Developer – Equity derivatives- Hedge Fund

Java Python Developer – Equity derivs Hedge Fund


Quant Capital is urgently looking for a Java Python Developer to join our high profile client in their main development team.

Our client is one of the largest Quant Investment managers globally, with around £20 billion under management. They are mainly quant based but have High frequency and systematic exposure. The role sits with the trading team on the bleeding edge of technology as well as execution.

The Equity Derivatives tech team looks after Market Data, Pricing & Risk for Equity Derivative Portfolio Managers. It is made up of Developers & Quants, covering our PM’s globally. Due to recent growth, we are looking for an additional developer to help with the greenfield development and enhancement.

This is an environment of science and intellectuals. The firm is known globally for its attitudes and rigour more importantly, you will be surrounded by smart people deeply interested in teaching what they know, and in learning from you.


  • Take part in the development and enhancement of its distributed pricing platform.
  • Ensure Pricing provides continuous, uninterrupted, firm wide risk and P&L.
  • Work closely with other global Equity research, Tech teams, Middle Office and Trading.
  • Building new Equity analytics library and integrating it into the existing system, using latest technologies.

Java Python Developers Must Ideally Have:

  • Previous experience programming in Java Spring Boot, ideally Python too
  • Equity Derivatives or Pure Equites experience
  • Redis Enterprise
  • SQL knowledge: SQL Server, Postgress
  • Docker
  • AWS

You will be joining a progressive and exciting company committed to excellence. They offer an excellent working environment with ongoing training and a structured career path. You can also expect an excellent salary and benefits package, flex working. Including Options from day 1.

The firm has a reputation for bright minds and interesting ideas for Alpha generation. Technology plays a serious part to their business in an operation that runs 24/7 globally. You will play a serious part in making the London office more efficient in its execution.

The environment is that of Facebook or Google, relaxed open with time to think and make the right decisions. The atmosphere is calm and relaxed with an open dress code. This is a role for techies, those who are motivated by the sharp end of technology and the possibility of making serious money doing something you are passionate about.

My client is based in London

Java, C++ Erlang, F#, Scala, Haskell, Django, Python, Twisted, noSQL, Data Science

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Java Developer - Equity Derivatives
Mayfair, London