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Software Engineer (Risk)

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    Michael Aspinall

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    020 3778 1437

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    about 1 year ago

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​Our Client

Our client, an expert in quantitative and systematic investing & operating globally across all liquid asset classes, are searching for a motivated software engineer to join the Risk team in London/Paris.

The ideal candidate will be a highly driven developer with excellent communication skills, exposure to direct business interactions, and knowledge of building large scale applications. The applicant will be in charge of developing and delivering solutions to their trading and risk management departments.

Your Profile

  • 4+ years software development experience in writing high-quality, testable code in an object-oriented environment.

  • Prior experience with Rest API and Python 3

  • Working in a fast-paced atmosphere is a must.

  • Knowledge of cloud computing platforms and current software architecture.

  • Knowledge and/or experience in the financial services sector.

  • Experience with message queues

  • AWS, Kubernetes, docker, Helm

  • Proficient in more than 1 programming language

  • Experience with query optimization and performance tuning

For more information about this position, please get in touch with Michael Aspinall.
Phone: 020 3778 1437
Reference Code: 11677

About Rutherford
Rutherford is a boutique search firm located in London. Our consultants are the executive specialists in compliance recruitment, and also in financial crime, legal and cyber security, all within the financial and professional services sectors in the United Kingdom and New York. We use our carefully curated relationships, networks and market knowledge to find the best fit for the clients in hand. We work with a wide range of clients, spanning from advisors, management consultants, corporate and commercial banks, brokers, exchanges, MTFs and financial tech, through to global investment managers, hedge funds, private equity firms, investment banks and technology firms. We began as a compliance recruitment firm in London and expanded to offer new resourcing expertise across legal and cyber recruitment. We have been a leading legal and compliance search agency in London for a decade and are excited about bringing our expanded offering into the technology area.