Durlston Partners

Python Engineer

Software Engineering
Up to £100k + Bonus

Python Engineer (Fixed Income) – Quant Hedge Fund – London – Up to £100k + Excellent bonus

A Quant Fund that returned over 25% last year is looking to hire a Junior Python Engineer to work with their Fixed Income Trading desks, to build tools, API’s as well as Research/simulation environments.

The team has historically hired the best engineers from banks, who wanted to move away from the red-tape bureaucracy and focus more on technology that can impact trading and financial markets.

This is the perfect opportunity for a Python Engineer who has recently finished a rotation scheme in a bank that wants to move to the faster-paced, collaborative environment at one of the top Hedge Funds in London.


  • Architect and Design highly distributed greenfield systems using cutting-edge Python, and Cloud technology.
  • Working with end-users to understand requirements and work collaboratively to provide solutions to highly technical problems.


  • BSc/MSc in Computer Science
  • Strong Python knowledge (in production not scripting/automation)
  • Great communication skills for working with stakeholders

For more information, please apply with a copy of your updated resume and I will come back to you within 24 hours. If the role above isn’t of interest, but you would like to discuss other opportunities relevant to your background, please contact me on james@durlstonpartners.com