567095 – Commodities Quantitative Developer

Posted 1 month ago

Form of employment: Permanent

Start date: Immediate

Location: St James’s, London, (Hybrid)


Role Summary

Aubay is seeking an experienced Quantitative Developer to support commodity trading by building as supporting custom models, tools and analytics for Portfolio Managers and traders. This person will need to be a very strong communicator, able to multi-task and have the ability to excel in a fast-paced trading environment.


Required Skills and Experience

  • 3+ years hands on development experience working directly with PM’s and traders preferred
  • Strong knowledge of Python including scientific libraries (Pandas, NumPy, SciPy, etc)
  • Experience with a least two languages other than Python
  • Experience with modern software development practice
  • Familiarity with commodities and trading
  • Analytical skills – Ability to troubleshoot and logically assess problems and determine solutions
  • Documentation skills – ability to represent ideas, requirements, and problems in clear and concise documents
  • Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or other related fields


Desired Skills and Experience

  • Basic knowledge of statistics
  • Experience with financial modelling and pricing
  • Experience acquiring, analysing, and organizing time-series, financial data, and fundamental data


Role Responsibilities:

  • Build and maintain custom tools and analytics to support commodity trading
  • Perform day to day operation and monitoring of proprietary commodity trading systems
  • Collaborate with technology teams at BAM to build interfaces with other systems
  • Provide support for the platforms and escalate issues appropriately to other teams
  • Develop written documentation of infrastructure including processes and procedures
  • Perform with minimum supervision, exercising sound judgment
  • Help identify and automate manual processes


About Aubay UK – Ahead of Innovation!

Aubay UK is a recognised InSourcing Partner for client-side deployment delivered across London. Our team, based in Canary Wharf, specialises in hiring IT professionals within London’s Energy and FinTech sectors, helping our clients to expand their operations with top-tier talent who are experts in their fields. We work exclusively with clients who are globally recognized as Energy Super Majors/Financial Services and innovative FinTech players.

Aubay UK is the most recently started branch of Aubay Group www.aubay.com. Aubay Group is an international Digital Services Company, listed on a Euronext Stock Exchange, who have been operating for 21 years in the European market and working alongside some of the biggest names in the Banking, Finance, Insurance, Energy, IT/Digital, Manufacturing, Transport and Telecoms sectors. With over 7,000 employees across 7 countries and 16 offices in England, France, Belgium, Luxembourg, Italy, Spain, and Portugal, Aubay Group generated revenues of €435 million in 2019.


What Aubay UK Offers

At Aubay UK, people are at the heart of our business. We offer a competitive remuneration package which includes a range of benefits. You will receive continuous support from our dedicated team of Talent Acquisition Specialists who will support your career development and success during your assignment with our client. Other benefits include:

  • 25 Days Annual Leave + Bank Holidays
  • Pension scheme
  • Work from home opportunities
  • Access to Udemy training platform and conferences
  • Perkbox employee discount scheme
  • Discount on winter sports holiday at www.aero1607.com
  • Opportunity to work directly for the client at the end of assignment


Our Client

Our client is a global multi-strategy investment firm who continuously seek to enhance their research process, implement better tools and technology, and test new investment ideas that will enable their global investment teams identify trends, uncover new insights, navigate volatility, and capture market opportunities that other firms miss. Their investment platform spans across multiple strategies: Equities Long/Short, Macro, Equities Arbitrage, Credit, Commodities and Growth Equity.

Our client has built a collaborative company culture that empowers their team to reach their highest potential through access to stakeholders and leadership, providing industry-leading tools and technology, and continued learning and development programmes. They employ a diverse group of ambitious, innovative, and deeply knowledgeable individuals with different backgrounds and perspectives to generate more creative and profitable investment opportunities.


Apply via our website – www.aubay.co.uk

You will be working remotely initially and thereafter onsite with the client.

This role requires you to be based in the UK and have the right to work in the UK. This role is not eligible for visa sponsorship. 

Aubay UK is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All aspects of employment decisions will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs.

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