Java Developer/Programmer/Software Engineer, Startup/start-up Hedge Fund, High Frequency Trading, Algo Trading, Algorithmic Trading, Auto Trading, Automated Trading, Low Latency, Electronic Trading, Etrading
A start-up hedge fund are looking to hire an experienced Java developer to join their outfit. The venture is fully backed, and no further initial investment is being sought, but they require a Java expert to help construct their high-frequency trading system.
The successful candidate will join what will initially be a small team, and as such will play a vital and varied role within the company. Initially they will be working on an entirely greenfield high-frequency trading system, and must be comfortable in the entire development lifecycle - contributing to design and architecture, working with quants, developing greenfield code, familiarising with new asset classes, and deploying live trading systems.
- Expert Java - excellent core understanding and low-level programming experience
- Performance profiling/optimisation, multithreading, concurrency
- Test-driven development
- Strong academic record
Previous finance experience is NOT required.
- Experience of low-latency, high throughput systems
- Strong UNIX and shell scripting
- Strong Scala
The company is keen to recruit an extremely bright, 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 Java developer.
If you have the relevant experience and you may be interested in the role, or require more information, please apply to firstname.lastname@example.org or call +44 (0)207 997 1056.
Java Developer, Hedge Fund, High Frequency Trading, Algo Trading, Low-latency Systems, Algorithmic Trading, Scala, Finance, Start-Up
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