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McCabe & Barton
à Londres, Angleterre, Royaume-Uni
CDI, Plein-temps
Dernière candidature, 30 sept. 19
to £200k total comp
McCabe & Barton
à Londres, Angleterre, Royaume-Uni
CDI, Plein-temps
Dernière candidature, 30 sept. 19
to £200k total comp
Leading Investment Manager seeking a Senior OR Principal Engineer to help industrialise quant & Fixed Income IT across their front- office. AWS or other cloud preferred, happy to look at both Java and Python backgrounds. Whilst 70 per cent hands-on, this is a very senior opportunity and would probably attract a Distinguished Engineer or Tech Fellow in a larger Investment Bank. This is small agile team, is well funded and would suit someone who's keen to just get stuff done, and perhaps make for a refreshing change for anyone frustrated with the red tape of much larger firms...….

Our Asset Management client is seeking a number of Principal or Senior Software Engineers to augment their Fixed Income Front Office technology team to build a new platform on AWS. The platform will require a individual who is capable across the full stack with Java on the back end and ideally Python. As a key contributor throughout the entire product lifecycle, you will be required to think outside the box and bring cutting edge technology in-house.

In this role, you will help engineer and develop new capabilities using modern web/cloud technologies for use by our Portfolio Managers and Quantitative Analysts.

Core Attributes:

Good knowledge of vanilla Fixed Income products from buy/sell side

Demonstrable passion for technology ideally with personal projects or open-source involvement.

Someone who takes pride in engineering excellence and instils these values in others.

A proponent of strong collaborative software engineering techniques and methods: agile development, continuous integration, code review or pairing, unit testing, refactoring and related approaches. 


Expert knowledge in one or more programming languages such as Python or Java, with experience utilizing object oriented and functional programming styles

Proficient with a range of open source frameworks and development tools –  D3, NumPy, SciPy, Pandas, Jupyter preferred

Experience building and deploying a modern /native web/cloud stack:

Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, or similar

ECS, Docker, Kubernetes, Terraform

Continuous integration and deployment technologies

Knowledge of one or more relevant database technologies – SQL Server, Oracle, MongoDB, PostgreSQL, RedShift

Proficient on Linux platforms with knowledge of various scripting languages

Strong desire to develop using TDD and BDD technologies


Experience of web-based development and visualisation technology for portraying large and complex data sets and relationships

An advanced level of relevant mathematical knowledge e.g. statistics, time-series analysis, asset pricing theory, optimisation algorithms.

Experience with the fundamentals of algorithms and data structures