Lead Software Engineer (C++, Python, Linux)

GQR Global Markets
United Kingdom
120,000+ per year + bonus & extras
13 Nov 2017
18 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
An elite HFT firm with exceptional pedigree are looking to bring onboard experienced, high calibre technologists to lead the build out ofan entirely greenfield trading platform. The successful candidate willcollaborate with some of the most respected names in the HFT space, beinstrumental in the early stage development of a brand new tradingsystem and be compensated very well. Full visa sponsorship &relocation assistance provided. Strong package / extras / bonus onoffer. Must have expert ability with C++, Python & Linux. Rare opportunity to work with and learn from industry experts as youbuild a new firm together. In this role you collaborate closely withtraders and researchers to design, develop, test, and support aproprietary trading platform to capture opportunities in the electroniccapital markets. Responsibilities: Design and develop scalable and low latency trading software Develop, maintain, deploy and support new and existing applications Optimize the trading platform and applications by using network- systemand core programming to minimize latency Build robust, testable software in a fast moving environment with shortiterations and continuous integration Measure and improve code execution performance through novel techniques Essential skills and knowledge: A strong background in data structures, algorithms, and Modern C++ Experience with low-latency / high performance application development Good working knowledge of Linux Ability to work with Python or any other scripting language Solid experience with multithreading and network programming You enjoy solving problems, difficult challenges and finding creative solutions Must have expert ability with C++, Python & Linux. - provided by Dice C++, LINUX, PYTHON