Winton Analyst Programme 2017 – Technology

United Kingdom, London


We seek outstanding software engineers, early in their careers, to join teams that deliver research and trading applications at one of the world’s most successful quantitative investment managers.

We offer

  • The opportunity to forge a rewarding career within the technology division of a successful and growing global company
  • A dynamic and intellectually stimulating environment where you will build on your technology development skills
  • Highly competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits, including quarterly bonuses, pension, healthcare insurance, travel loan, free meals and flexible holiday leave

The programme is aimed at recent graduates with up to a few year’s industry experience.

About the Programme

The programme will include software engineering projects in different teams. Our technology teams currently work on the following:

  • Software written in C++, C#, SQL, Scala, Python and other languages

  • Big data platforms (MongoDB, Kafka), which manage our terabyte-scale financial datasets

  • Back-testing and signal generation platforms for use in research and trading

  • Real-time systems such as our execution and front-office platforms

  • Web applications using modern frameworks for data visualisation and monitoring

Placements are based in our London office and are complemented by a schedule of lectures, workshops and social events to support learning and development.


We require

  • A graduate, post-graduate or PhD degree in computer science or engineering from a top-tier university.

  • Experience in one or more of the following: C#, C++, Java, Python, JavaScript and Scala

  • Knowledge of SQL design and development

  • Ideal candidates will have a few years’ experience of writing top quality code in a commercial environment

  • An interest and enthusiasm for working on a variety of tasks in a range of environments and languages

  • Knowledge and experience of modern software engineering practices from design to implementation to testing

How to Apply

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