C++ HFT Developer - Hedge Fund

  • £80,000 - £600,000
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Non-disclosed
  • 17 May 19

C/C++, Python, HFT, low latency, real-time, multi-threading

You will be working on a small team undertaking a major overhaul of a cross asset electronic execution stack within a hedge fund. 

You will work with traders extend the functionality of this new system, help implement new strategies, and improve existing ones, all with a keen eye on performance.

You will need to have prior experience building highly performant C++ applications and an appreciation of software design, best coding practices, continuous integration, Agile methodologies and computer science fundamentals.

Key Skills:

  • Experience building C++-based systems with strict requirements for low-latency and deterministic performance. 
  • Performance tuning/optimisation of systems/software
  • Python scripting skills.
  • Strong academic background in Computer Science or an analytical field such as Mathematics, Physics, Engineering, etc.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills