Thursday , May 30 2024

Barclays Jobs 2023 – Algorithmic Trading Specialist

Website Barclays

Job Description:

As a Barclays Algorithmic Trading Specialist you’ll be working alongside traders, developers, compliance and risk teams to deliver algorithmic trading solutions that will make a positive significant impact to revenue generation of the Equity Derivatives business. Our purpose is to create best in class algo-trading solutions that underpin the activities of the equity derivatives business.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Building and improving the algo trading capabilities of the Equity Derivative business
  • Making technical decisions that require solid understanding of volatility trading, market microstructure, risk and regulatory requirements
  • Collaborating and communicating globally with traders and developers
  • Developing and maintaining high quality reusable code
  • Bringing new ideas and improvements to the business
  • Adhering to Barclays Policies and Standards and Financial Regulations appropriate to the role
  • Ensuring tasks are carried out in accordance to risk and control guidelines and all necessary Barclays Change standards

Job Requirements:

  • Extensive knowledge of Volatility Trading and Market Microstructure in Cash Equities and Equities Derivatives
  • Proven experience with low latency Java programming and high frequency algorithmic trading solutions for derivatives trading desks
  • Proficiency in KDB+ programming
  • Proficiency in financial technology protocols: FIX, Eurex T7

Qualification & Experience:

  • Experience of Volatility pricing and risk
  • Experience in Machine learning and Optimization Theory
  • Experience in Data analysis (Python / R / Julia) and In-Memory Databases (Hazelcast / Apache Ignite)
  • Knowledge of MIFID II

Job Details:

Company: Barclays

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: London, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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