Python Developer, Asset Management Firm

Job Title: Python Developer, Asset Management Firm
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum
Reference: BBBH21114_1565713166
Contact Name: Sam Cornick
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 13, 2019 17:19

Job Description

Key Words: Python, Micro services, Investment Management, Quant, Derivatives, Indices, FX

The Company:

A leading asset management firm are looking for a python developer to join their quant technology team delivering ongoing change across their portfolio of projects.

Summary of the role:
This is a new business and technology facing role based around a variety of projects including the implementation of portfolio management tools, research and trading models and data on-boarding.

You will act as the main interface between project stakeholders, QA's and portfolio managers, working to understand their requirements, in addition to creating and executing technical solutions.

This is a hands on development role providing technical oversight for the development team, working closely with the program director to create a prioritised roadmap.

Essential Skills and Experience

  • Python application development.
  • Micro-service development.
  • Investment Management Experience.
  • Strong mathematical ability.
  • Sound Understanding of object orientated principles.
  • 2:1 or higher in mathematics, quantitative finance or scientific/ engineering principle


  • Knowledge of the multi-asset investment universe (Derivatives, Funds, Indices, FX)
  • Knowledge of Asset Allocation and Portfolio Construction.
  • Angular
  • Oracle
  • Cloud technologies (Cloudfoundry)