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Senior Quantitative Developer

Standard Chartered

New York, NY 10036

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Standard Chartered bank is hiring senior Haskell developers for the front office Modelling and Analytics Group. We have dozens of developers working in very diverse financial market projects within corporate and institutional banking. Some of our projects are user-facing GUIs, others are server-side request handlers or reporting tools. Their scope ranges from small applications to support a single team, to processes that handle millions of trades, or have thousands of users. We use Haskell (or our in-house variant, Mu) for practically everything we do.

We expect solid computer science knowledge and demonstrate typed functional programming experience at all levels, but you will also be responsible for architecture design, stakeholder communication, project management, and project and/or team leadership. We use git for source control and the Atlassian suite (Bitbucket, Confluence, Jira) for code reviews, documentation, and project tracking. No finance knowledge is required, but excellent communication and collaboration skills are essential. We believe our unique diversity is a key aspect of our success and strive to maintain an open and inclusive culture to everyone.

After an initial three-month period in-office, this role can be performed flexibly in time and location, but only from the country of payroll.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Software development to generate revenue for the bank
  • Understand front office concerns in order to bridge the gap between the front office and back office
  • Risk modelling to quantify the various kinds of risks faced by the Bank
  • Deliver robust, high performance software and quantitative analyses
  • Work closely with FM traders and structuring teams, analysing trades and asset origination opportunities for execution and ongoing measurement and management
  • Maintain and develop cutting edge trading, pricing and multi assets risk management platforms
  • Work on projects ranging from client-facing GUIs, server-side request handlers or reporting tools, and devops
  • Use of Haskell and our in-house variant, Mu
  • Ensure adherence to all internal and external regulations
  • Support Operational Risk monitoring via reports and data provided to Compliance and BORM
  • Assist in ensuring that there are appropriate and documented internal controls and procedures in place
  • Responsible for assessing the effectiveness of the Group’s arrangements to deliver effective governance, oversight and controls in the business and, if necessary, oversee changes in these areas
  • Awareness and understanding of the regulatory framework in which the Group operates, and the regulatory requirements and expectations relevant to the role

Our Ideal Candidate:

  • Haskell programming experience
  • Solid computer science knowledge (algorithms, data structures, complexity, concurrency / parallelism)
  • Software Engineering - advanced
  • Haskell / Mu Development - advanced
  • Technical Project Leadership - advanced
  • Stakeholder Communication - advanced
  • FM Business Domain Knowledge – advanced.

Quantitative Developer, Market Risk

Pilot Company

Houston, TX 77046

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Pilot Company is an industry-leading network of travel centers with more than 30,000 team members and over 750 retail and fueling locations in 44 states and six Canadian provinces. Our energy and logistics division serves as a top supplier of fuel, employing one of the largest tanker fleets and providing critical services to oil operations in our nation's busiest basins. Pilot Company supports a growing portfolio of brands with expertise in supply chain and retail operations, logistics and transportation, technology and digital innovation, construction, maintenance, human resources, finance, sales and marketing.

Founded in 1958 by Jim A. Haslam II and currently led by CEO Adam Wright, our founding values, people-first culture and commitment to giving back remains true to us today. Whether we are serving guests, a fellow team member, or a trucking company, we are dedicated to fueling people and keeping North America moving.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state or local law.


The purpose of this job is to develop models and algorithms that support the Financial, Commercial and Physical Trading group within the company and implement the models into software applications.

Essential Functions

  • Develop, implement, and maintain quantitative models for trading, risk management, and asset valuation.
  • Utilize programming skills in C++, Python, or R language to create and deploy trading and risk management applications.
  • Collaborate with traders and other team members to understand and address Commercial needs.
  • Analyze and interpret large datasets to identify trends, patterns, and opportunities for optimization.
  • Continuously improve models by researching and implementing cutting-edge techniques and methodologies.
  • Communicate complex quantitative concepts effectively to both technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Proactively identify and implement creative solutions to complex problems, demonstrating the ability to think “outside the box.”
  • Perform analysis of business decisions and strategic issues, including Mergers and Acquisitions, Commodity markets, term contracts and transaction pricing.
  • Support the continued development of Pilot’s financial and commercial modeling infrastructure and repositories of fundamental market data.
  • Using Excel and Python, build models to develop and provide analytical studies on forward curves and energy commodity prices.
  • Independently prepare advanced ad-hoc analysis, reports, and presentations on demand.
  • Identify areas for improvements and continual development of risk systems
  • Model behaviors that support the company’s common purpose; ensure guests and team members are supported at the highest level
  • Ensure all activities are in compliance with rules, regulations, policies, and procedures
  • Complete other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics, Physics, Statistics or Computer Science
  • Master’s degree in Quantitative Finance, or Statistics preferred
  • Minimum three years’ energy industry experience required; three to five years’ in Finance, Banking, Consulting, Corporate Development or Economic Planning, preferred

Specialized Knowledge

  • Intermediate Microsoft Office skills required; Advanced Excel needed
  • Strong modeling skills and ability to model, run and analyze statistical and financial data using Python and/or R coding
  • Intermediate knowledge of ETRM software (e.g., RightAngle) preferred
  • Understanding of physical and financial energy commodity trades required
  • Understanding of front, middle, and back-office business and operational risks impacting an energy marketing function required


  • Demonstrated strength in quantitative, analytical, and problem-solving skills with an emphasis on attention to detail.
  • Proven ability to work well within a team and manage several projects concurrently against tight deadlines
  • Effectively collaborate and communicate with stakeholders with differing opinions and with cross-functional teams to support energy risk trading business and operational objectives
  • Ability to prioritize, execute tasks and meet deadlines
  • Ability to demonstrate confidence, professionalism, and assertiveness in complex and challenging circumstances
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent organizational, analytical, and problem-solving skills with attention to detail
  • Time management and the ability to prioritize and meet deadlines
  • Strength in Internal networking, teamwork, and relationship building

Lead Fixed Income Quantitative Developer- job post


New York, NY

At Apollo, we’re a global team of alternative investment managers passionate about delivering uncommon value to our investors and shareholders. With over 30 years of proven expertise across Private Equity, Credit and Real Estate, regions, and industries, we’re known for our integrated businesses, our strong investment performance, our value-oriented philosophy – and our people.

The Investment Technology team is responsible for developing Portfolio Management and Trading capabilities that support Apollo’s complex and unique trading strategies. The team is closely embedded with portfolio managers and traders and partner cross-functionally to enable successful design and execution of critical infrastructure.

The Investment Technology team is hiring Lead Quantitative Developers for its trading technology team, to help build the next generation of “quantamental” credit trading strategies.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Usher software build through requirements gathering, design, development, testing, and production deployment
  • Strong software experience in developing and a proven track record of delivering full-stack cloud-based applications
  • Demonstrated ability to build and deploy microservices in a scalable high throughput workflow
  • Experience with messaging systems across application stack (e.g., Kafka)
  • Experience with both a scripting (e.g., Python) and OOP (e.g., C++, Java) programming language
  • Comfortable working in an agile software delivery environment, with Git and with exposure to CI / CD tools (e.g., Docker, Jenkins)
  • Passion for clean, maintainable code and are always looking to improve your engineering skills in fast-paced, ambiguous environments
  • Strong understanding of market structure, key data, and analytics that support different trading strategies

Qualifications & Experience

  • 8-10+ years of experience, with at least 5+ years working in a trading environment
  • Strong track record of building and deploying trading software in a production environment
  • Experience in trading technologies across asset classes
  • Experience with transaction cost analysis, PnL attribution, risk factor modeling, and order routing strongly preferred
  • Role requires individual to be nimble and flexible to balance multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Individual must have strong drive, initiative, and demonstrate entrepreneurial skillsets
  • Individual must be collaborative to effectively liaise and partner with junior and senior level professionals