Junior Software Developer

Recruiter
MNV Capital
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
12 Oct 2018
Closes
17 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Company

Exciting start-up algorithmic trading firm specialising in high-frequency trading. MNV Capital offers a dynamic, open and meritocratic environment with a flat hierarchy.

Role

We are looking for a high-calibre, motivated and hard-working junior software engineer. A chance to work closely with a small team of experienced traders and developers to build low latency algorithmic trading systems and the related analytics/research tools. The projects will range from writing the algorithmic trading strategies, developing low-latency exchange protocol messaging, creating research and analytics to further monitor and improve the strategies and creating user interfaces.

The environment will be fast-paced, and the candidate will see their contributions making real and immediate impacts to the business and the trading strategies’ profit and loss. Working in a small team will give exposure to all parts of the business including trade idea generation, algorithmic trading, data science, low latency infrastructure and investment management. You will receive mentoring from our team and learn about producing quality software products. No finance background is necessary. This is a great opportunity for the right candidate to build a career in developing algorithmic trading software for a young and growing start-up.

Requirements

Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related discipline. Ideally a strong experience with C/C++, experience in higher level languages is also useful. Good understanding of data structures, threading models and algorithms. Ability to work efficiently in a team that is deploying new software daily. A passion for solving complex problems and learning to build optimal solutions from scratch as well as assembling working projects from existing libraries. An interest in using knowledge from several areas (such as hardware, networking, OS design) to produce high-performance systems.

Other

Our culture is casual, we provide 25 days holiday, flexible working hours and good work life balance.

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