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Python GUI Engineer – London

Leading Crypto Trading Firm


Posted 3 Mths Ago

Salary: £150k-£250k total compensation


The company:

Work for one of the largest trading firms in digital assets globally. Trading over $5bn a day using the highest standard of tech trading, their aim is to make markets in digital assets liquid and efficient. They work in crypto across CeFi and DeFi. With no red tape, no multiple levels of approval, this ‘HFT meets Crypto’ firm enjoys a culture more like that of a tech start-up.

The role:

You are extremely experienced in Python and are passionate about building products/applications that colleagues find helpful and enjoy using. Working closely with trading and trading platform developers within a small nimble team, you will be working on QT-based Python trading applications. Projects are varied and may include building a brand-new trading GUI (for internal use), upgrading existing applications, and designing completely new applications from scratch.

Previous experience from both personal and work-related projects will be considered. An interest in algorithmic trading is always a plus.

The Tech:

  • Advanced knowledge in Python
  • Previous experience with using GUIs
  • Experience with Linux network

Preferred to have:

  • Knowledge of C++
  • Quantitative reasoning skills
  • Curiosity about algorithmic trading and financial markets


  • Extremely competitive compensation
  • Tech team made up of senior engineers from Optiver, XTX, etc.
  • Independence and responsibility from day 1, with the ability to learn at an unprecedented speed

Tier-2 visa sponsorship is available.