Vacancy detail

Quantitative Execution Services - Assoc./VP level

£1 – £120,000

Location: United Kingdom (London – London) Type: Permanent Skills: Quantitative Research; Client Portfolio Research; Execution

The Quantitative Execution Services (QES) team is responsible for execution algo research, portfolio research, client tailored servicing and generation of quantitative content. They are leaders in a competitive environment, and ensure that they remain at the cutting edge of academic advancements, innovation, and technology/infrastructure.


  • Research and implementation of algorithmic portfolio execution strategies based on academic and in-house research as well as incorporating novel data sources and models.
  • Research on further advancements for intraday risk, transaction cost, volume prediction and optimisation models.
  • Customised client analysis of the solutions on their portfolio trade.
  • Communication with clients on both high-level ideas and deep dives of research and implementation rationale.


  • Masters/PhDs in quantitative fields such as Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Science, Operations Research.
  • Solid background in Information/Signal Processing/Control Theory/Optimisation preferred.
  • Extensive experience (at least a couple of years) in analytical programming (Python preferred) required.
  • Experience in Execution, Market/Trading Dynamics (Equities) required.
  • Excellent written/verbal communication skills.
  • Hard-working/motivated personality.
  • Team player, great attention to detail, ability to multi-task.

Reference: JME/GBE/QES/LDN

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