Bayforest Technologies, a multi-award winning quantitative investment manager with an outstanding track record, seeks a mid-senior level software engineer.
Bayforest Technologies is not a conventional hedge fund. We are technologists at heart: our proprietary technology is streaming large amounts of data to identify actionable insights in real time. We are working on the forefront of academia and industry to solve the most challenging and exciting problems in finance.
We are looking for versatile engineers with strong enthusiasm and a curious nature to drive our technology in order to solve the most challenging problems in finance. You will be involved in our proprietary research and develop enhanced solutions to deliver them into production. You will be joining a team of developers with previous experience from the likes of market making hedge funds, technology startups, Google, Nokia, Playstation among others.
-Minimum BSc or equivalent in natural sciences, engineering or computer science.
-Minimum 3 years of experience at mid-level position or higher as software engineer.
-Demonstrated proficiency in C++ and one scripting language, preferably Python.
-Strong awareness of best practices, code standards, building processes, test driven programming and code reviews.
-Knowledge of algorithm designs.
-Demonstrable experience of complex software development that was successfully delivered to customers.
-Familiar with Linux infrastructure.
-Preferably some knowledge of financial market mechanics.
A competitive salary is on offer and opportunity to participate in our generous profit sharing in one of the fastest growing and strongly backed systematic hedge funds.