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Mid-Senior C++ / Python Expert – London

Leading HFT firm – Algo Trading


Posted 1 Mth Ago

Salary: Highly competitive base salaries + bonuses (in-line with top buy-side + HFT firms)

Location: London



Multiple openings for highly competent and experienced Quant OR Core C++ / Python Engineers to join the highly-skilled and globally-distributed Engineering function at a well-established, top HFT firm with global offices. Successful candidates will join an exceptionally successful Front-Office team who have enjoyed significant success since their inception, under the direction of top industry players.

Candidates must currently be hands-on with either C++ or Python and be up to date with the latest frameworks. You must have strong computer science fundamentals (these will be assessed heavily during the interview process) – data structures, algorithms, design principles.


  • A minimum of 3+ years of C++ or Python experience
  • Computer Science (or similar) degree from a top-10 university (2:1 or equivalent)
  • Financial services experience is highly useful but not mandatory
  • Competitive programming backgrounds are highly desirable
  • Active GitHub pages / extracurricular programming activity


  • Packages above industry standard
  • Work in a team with some of the top engineers in the UK