Software Engineer / Amsterdam / Global Systematic Trading Firm

  • 250/300K
  • Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
  • Permanent, Full time
  • NJF Global Holdings Ltd
  • 15 Apr 19

Our client is looking for a senior Software Engineer to join their Amsterdam HQ office. You will be expected to lead large technical projects, help set the direction for the company’s trading infrastructure, and serve as a role model within the organisation. The company’s software engineering teams leverage technology to solve a variety of difficult problems.

KEY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE

  • Establish vision and technical direction for major initiatives
  • Design, develop, support, and maintain large portions of the trading infrastructure
  • Ensure new and existing programs adhere to the coding, architectural, and operational standards
  • Develop a deep understanding of trading and exchanges
  • Collaborate deeply with traders, engineers, and researchers

SUGGESTED SKILLS / EXPERIENCE

  • Strong engineering instincts and a deep understanding of computer science fundamentals
  • Innovative, big-picture thinking grounded in real-world pragmatism
  • Desire to continuously improve in a rapidly evolving environment
  • Readiness to set technical direction, promote engineering principles, and do the right thing
  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required

EDUCATION

  • A degree in a quantitative discipline