Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £65.00 - £100.00 gross per hour
  • London


Key responsibilities:

Duties will include, but not be limited to:

- Implement in-depth risk assessments of algorithms both in periodic reviews and on changes
- Review and challenge testing outcomes and source code from test engineers and assist in test designs for pre-defined risk scenarios
- Review and challenge standards of control, often within the algorithm code itself, with relevant algorithm owners
- Design and document standards for testing for trading algorithms
- Assist in the build-out of a conduct risks assessment framework for algorithmic trading
- Chair trading algorithms change review forums
- Perform electronic trading assessment peer reviews by becoming an expert on the relevant electronic trading systems and business
- Be an independent signoff party to material changes to trading algorithm strategies
- Help drive risk and control programs as and where appropriate
- Lead ad-hoc projects across global markets to enhance the risk and control standards


- previous relevant experience such as in model validation, trading, software development, production management and/or quality assurance of trading algorithms
- Strong knowledge of analytical and data science tools such as Machine Learning
- Experience in programming in a mixed language environment such as Java, Python and C++
- Experience with KDB time series database with Q as a programming language

If you are ready to take the next step in developing your career within a high Impact organisation, please give me a call or send an email.

*Due to the high volume of applications, I hope you understand that we can not respond back to every applicant*

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  • java
  • software