Global Fixed Income - Trading Strategist - Analyst, Associate or Vice - London, United Kingdom,

£150-200k

The company is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.5 trillion and operations worldwide.

  • Analysis of client and trade data to identify revenue opportunities
  • Formulation, analysis and back-testing of pricing, execution, risk management strategies and signals
  • Performing ad hoc data mining tasks and requests as needed
  • Building tools for automation and for the benefit of the firm, resolving day to day issues
  • Work in close collaboration with IB technology to drive the automated trading technology agenda and in many cases work jointly on implementation
  •  Excellent computer programming skills focused on C++
  • Knowledge of Linux and scripting
  • Excellent quantitative, modelling and analytical skills
  • Attention to detail, adaptable and hungry to learn
  • Ability to understand and map data flows across applications and data sources
  • Interest in applying agile development practices in a front-office trading environment
  • Desirable skills
  • Rates markets experience / rates trading
  • Experience in manipulating large amounts of data including e-commerce, historical and financial data
  • Experience of working with rate ECNs (ICE, Eurex, CME)
  • Direct experience of agile software methodologies
  • Qualifications
  • Minimum B.Sc in Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science or equivalent