Software Engineer / Developer - C++ / Python / JAVA - Banking

London

£700 - £750 a day

Our client is seeking an experienced, numerate IT engineer / developer to join a highly regarded team that supports a major quantitative function in the development a suite of models and tools as they roll out a new Counterparty Credit Risk platform.

You will be working directly with the quant team in the implementation of Libraries and coding of Models across a broad range of Asset classes. Your background will ideally be such that you have prior experience in building risk systems using C++, Python or Java and have a broad range of exposure to the following:

Developing
Testing
Tooling
Implementing
Configuring
Troubleshooting

Technical Skills

Significant experience in C++, Python or Java (expertise in any 2 or all 3)
Can deliver projects with a strong emphasis on Testing (unit testing, UAT, testing code)
Solid understanding of software development and full product life cycle steps.
Knowledge of financial products, valuation methods, and regulatory reporting preferred but not essential
Passion for solving business problems through the use of technology.

Key Personal Attributes

A demonstrable track record of delivering significant work in previous projects
Strong written and verbal communication skills including the ability to discuss technical issues to a quantitative audience
Strong critical reasoning skills.
Flexibility in approach and motivated by diverse workload but can also maintain a detail-oriented approach to solving problems.
Strong work ethic & high degree of integrity.
Self-starter and able to work with minimal supervision.
Being 'hands-on', enjoying success through actual delivery of work and hitting project targets.

Posted by Maxfield Search & Selection Limited, 27 Apr