C++ Developer/Programmer/Software Engineer/Architect, Finance, Hedge Fund, High Frequency Algo Trading, Low-latency Systems, Algorithmic Trading, Automated Trading, Etrading, Electronic Trading, Order Management, Market Data, Unix, Linux
One of Europe's most prestigious and profitable hedge funds are looking for an expert C++ developer to join their Algorithmic Trading Team. The successful candidate will be responsible for the design and build of their high frequency algo trading system. They will join what will initially be a small team, and as such will play a vital and varied role within the company. Their initial focus will be to develop from scratch a brand new high volume, high frequency, very low latency algorithmic trading platform.
Candidates must be comfortable in the entire development lifecycle - working with quants and traders, developing greenfield code, familiarising with new asset classes, and deploying live trading systems. They may also be involved in work on order management systems, market data feeds and real-time data capture and storage, so experience here would be beneficial. They will have had good, broad development and systems exposure, in addition to experience of working closely with a high-frequency trading des
- Strong C++ - core understanding and low-level programming experience
- Performance profiling/optimisation
- Test-driven development
The fund are keen to recruit an extremely talented individual looking for the chance to stretch themselves and demonstrate their abilities in an environment where they can make a real difference to their business. The opportunities are huge for the right individual, and this should be an extremely interesting opportunity for any aspirational C++ developer.
- Good knowledge of various asset classes
- Experience of designing and building high throughput, automated, low-latency real-time trading systems
- STL, Boost
- FIX protocol
- UNIX system administration and shell scripting
This is a business reporting role, and the firm have a history of putting together big offers. They are happy to buy out bonuses or wait until they have been paid.
If you have the relevant experience and you may be interested in the role, or require more information, please contact email@example.com, +44 (0)207 997 1056.Aston Carter Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
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