C++/C# Software Developer – High Frequency Prop Trading Firm – London

  • £75,000 - £125,000 + BONUS
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Radley James
  • 11 Apr 18 2018-04-11

A Prop Trading firm with a leading platform for developing quantitative research and systematic investment ideas.

A Prop Trading firm with a leading platform for developing quantitative research and systematic investment ideas. The office has grown in size, catering to brilliant minds passionate about solving quantitative & algorithmic challenges while tackling the region’s unique business challenges.  In the role you will be able to tackle your toughest intellectual challenges and deliver the best work of your career. As they are an extremely tech driven company, development of their systems is top priority.

The individual in this role will be a part of a dynamic team working on developing and maintaining Algorithmic Trading Platform.  You will be focused on C++ functionality, alongside the Quant/Traders who will also be hands on with C++.. You should also be well versed with Open Source & Linux technologies. It is highly important to them to increase the scale of their systems, designing and implementing high quality code that performs at scale yet is fault tolerant during live execution.

The role is technically challenging , and requires an ability to rapidly adapt to new technologies such that the firms technology advantage is maintained. You need to have excellent academics and a good knowledge of core CompSci fundamentals & data structures. Also need experience working with a large existing code base.