Lead Automation Developer - HFT - London

Durlston Partners
London (Greater)
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Lead Automation Developer - HFT - London

Lead Automation Developer required by high frequency trading firm in the city of London. This individual will be tasked with creating the testing environment for all of their applications from scratch. This will be done using Python to develop and execute automated testing.

As the sole Automation Developer, this will present you with the opportunity to join as a Team Lead and grow the testing team in your first few months after joining the company. No previous experience in electronic trading is required.


  • Setting up the testing environment from scratch using Python
  • Being involved with the hiring process of your new team members
  • Ensuring coding and version control follow best practice principles
  • Code review and documentation
  • Essential Experience:

  • Strong Python programming skills
  • Experience with Black Box/Behavioural testing
  • Good communicator and methodical problem solver with an awareness of best practice
  • Previous experience working with Linux systems
  • If you would be interested in hearing more about an opportunity that gives you the chance to look under the HOOD of an electronic trading firm for a completely greenfield project, please submit your CV to the link provided.

    This job was originally posted as www.cwjobs.co.uk/job/79179889