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C++ Developer – Trading Execution (Low Latency)

Prop Market Maker


Posted 4 Wks Ago

Compensation: Market-Leading & Competitive



Elite prop trading firm with a global presence (US, UK, Asia).  They are very tech-driven and invest heavily in their engineering teams. The culture is highly rewarding of strong performance yet maintains a relaxed working environment, and as a result, they employ the best traders, developers and engineers from across the market.

Seeking exceptional C++ software developers with high-level engineering, analytical and quant skills to join their London team. You will sit on the trading floor, working alongside the very best traders and developers, producing low-latency exchange connectivity components for new markets. You will collaborate closely with other teams ensuring software is supported and runs smoothly.

This is a high impact role, where you’ll see the results of your work immediately with a direct outcome on the bottom line. You will also have the opportunity to be involved in software engineering processes, such as project planning, peer code reviews and daily stand-up meetings.


  • Exceptional C++ developer (with experience of C++11/14/17)
  • Strong knowledge of multiple exchanges & performance analysis
  • Experience in ultra-low-latency design and template programming
  • Excellent communication skills and skilled problem-solver
  • An interest in trading and finance would be a plus


  • Excellent bonus potential and compensation
  • Friendly, collaborative working environment
  • No dress code, catered offices and regular social events
  • Work with the latest technologies on complex problems