Senior KDB Developer

  • £80,000 - £130,000 on base + bonus + benefits
  • 伦敦, 英格兰, 英国
  • 5-7 年
  • MC Partners
  • 2017-06-14 2017-06-14

A leading hedge fund is actively seeking to hire a senior KDB Developer to work in a cutting-edge technology environment where a talented individual can help optimise their data and contribute to innovative trading strategies.

Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop and test software to source, enrich and maintain data from a variety of sources
  • Collaborate closely with quant researchers to understand their data requirements
  • Work with technology operations to provide 2nd/3rd level application support as required.
  • Collaborate closely with peers to ensure consistency and  re-use of software components globally
  • Explore new ideas in a data engineering ecosystem and apply them to solve data management and integrity problems.

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor Degree in Engineering, Computer Science or a related subject.
  • 3+ years strong programming experience on Linux Q/KDB+ and financial datasets.
  • Excellent debugging and  skills
  • Familiarity with database technologies and dealing with large datasets.
  • Team player with excellent communication skills

 

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Exposure to (Python, C, C++), considered an advantage.
  • Knowledge of trading and market microstructure considered a plus.