C# C++ Developer / Hedge Fund / London / £75,000-£85,000 Basic

Westbourne Partners
From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

C++ Developer / Hedge Fund / London / £75,000-£85,000 Basic

C++ developer is required for my client a market leading Hedge Fund based in London. This developer will be experienced in on C++ and C# and ideally Python but that’s advantageous.

You will sit alongside another developer with the traders on a daily basis in a front office environment supporting developing software components for the business. Your role is to ensure that all computer/network/software related operations run as expected in a buzzy trading environment. Therefore the successful candidate will have strong communications skills and like working within the front office, facing off to the business on a daily basis. You will be hands-on coding in C# and C++ and have experience with computer management and network management.

Technical Skills:

- Programming Languages: C#/C++, Python is advantageous

- Programming problematics: threading, memory allocation (native, .net GC)

- Networking Knowledge

- Database basic knowledge (indexes, query optimization)

- OS: windows 7, windows server, Linux

- Experience with Telephony Systems is a plus

Degree Level:

- BSc/MSc (Computer Sciences, Physics or any numerate background)

Business Skills:

- Good Communication

- Knowledge of financial exchanges protocols is a plus

- Experience with financial trading platforms is a plus


- Flexible on hours (early shift starts at 7am)

- Operationally hands-on

This is a great opportunity for someone who enjoys coding in C++ & C# and wants to work alongside traders in a small tight nit team. If you’re interested in applying then please contact Jamie Jeffery at Westbourne Partners.

C++ Developer / Hedge Fund / London / £75,000-£85,000 Basic