Buy-Side Systematic Trading Data Architect (C++/Greenfield Build out)

  • Very Competitive Base + Bonus
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Eastdown Park
  • 06 Dec 18

My client, one of the most successful systematic trading hedge fund launches of the past 10 years in the UK, are looking for a senior trading systems and analytical architect as part of a band new venture.

As one of the first new hires, you will play a crucial role in the design and build out of huge greenfield. firm-wide, multi-year project to design and build a real-time trading data analytics platform from scratch which will be rolled out to all their systematic trading desks globally; automated equity options market making, high frequency futures and fx, mid-frequency fixed income algo trading amongst others.

For this hire they are really looking for a strong grasp in C++, STL and template programming, Column / array databases, OLTP optimized databases. 

Experience in designing and building similar real-time trading databases will be hugely beneficial, particularly within HFT or systematic trading.

Due to the sensitive nature of the project, we are unable to disclose any further information, but are happy to discuss in person upon application.