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Senior Core Developer (C++)

Fully Automated Trading Firm

London

Posted 1 Mth Ago

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 client, located in London, is seeking top-tier software developers to be an integral part of their success in automated trading.

Position: Software Developer/Senior Core Developer

Client: A rapidly growing, fully automated trading firm headquartered in the bustling metropolis of NYC. Contrary to traditional assumptions about “trading” companies, at this organization, software development isn’t merely a support function; it’s the heart of the business. Their 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 this 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 They’re Looking For:

  • 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 They 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 the Team: If you’re passionate about coding, enjoy a fast-paced, challenging work environment, and thrive in a culture that encourages creativity and cooperation, get in touch!