C++ Hedge Fund Quant Developer – London

Location: London


Highly proficient C++ programmer with great communication skills wanted for a unique opportunity in one of London’s most exciting Hedge Funds. Small team of 30 exceptionally talented quant developers, building cutting-edge technology, implementing the full stack of trading infrastructure and algorithms to build high performance, highly reliable programs in C++ and Python/Cython in a Linux environment.

You would be working on the full stack of trading infrastructure; from idea generation all the way through to programming and trading implementation. This is a revolutionary way of working in hedge funds and is an exciting prospect for any gifted aspirational developer/engineer.



  • Using leading edge technologies in C++ and Python/Cython
  • Design and implement full stack of trading
  • Work on complex computational and data related problems
  • Implementing automated multi-asset trading
  • Develop visualisations for experimental training
  • Building machine learning models



  • Significant programming experience in C++ / Python
  • Worked on multi-thousand line coding projects
  • Strong degree in computer science (or similar) from a top university
  • Knowledge of data structures and algorithms
  • Ability to write high quality code


Rewards and Incentives:

  • Great pay and bonus scheme
  • Working in a small team of highly talented quant developers
  • Direct business impact
  • Work on the full stack of trading infrastructure
  • Amazing offices with views of the London skyline
  • Open plan office with free breakfast, snacks, music room, games room, yoga sessions, gym


If you feel you are a strong match for this role, please do not hesitate to get in touch:

Dominic Copsey

email: dominic.copsey@oxfordknight.co.uk

phone: +44 (0) 203 475 7193


More information

Get in touch using the contact form below or give us a ring at +44 (0)20 3137 9570 or +1 646 7129 405. We'd love to speak with you about what we can offer.