Are you passionate about software development and eager to be part of a high performing, cutting-edge team in the finance and technology industry? Our company, located in London, is seeking top-tier software developers to be an integral part of our success in automated trading.
Position: Software Developer/Senior Core Developer
About Us: We are a rapidly growing, fully automated trading firm headquartered in the bustling metropolis of NYC. Contrary to traditional assumptions about “trading” companies, at our organization, software development isn’t merely a support function; it’s the heart of our business. Our work environment merges the best of a relaxed dotcom feel, the innovation of a start-up, the energy of a trading floor, and the intellectual depth of a think tank.
Role Overview: As a Software Developer at our company, you’ll be involved in crafting critical software in a fast-paced, real-time environment. Your role will encompass dealing with extensive datasets in a distributed system that champions low latency and high throughput. The ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of C++, UNIX systems, network communication, and processor performance.
What We Seek:
- Expertise in C++ programming with a strong grasp of the language’s abstraction mechanisms and STL
- 3+ years of professional industry experience
- Finance/Tech background
- Proficiency with UNIX operating systems (particularly Linux), system/processor performance, and network communication
- Strong problem-solving, debugging, and design optimization skills
- Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively in a team environment
- A bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field
Qualities We Value:
- Insatiable curiosity for all things computer-related
- A proactive approach to learning, tinkering, and exploration in spare time
- Ability to analyze and swiftly resolve issues
- Proficiency in understanding, enhancing, and articulating software designs at various levels
Join Our Team: If you’re passionate about coding, enjoy a fast-paced, challenging work environment, and thrive in a culture that encourages creativity and cooperation, we’d love to hear from you.