C++ Trading Engineer, HF Options Market Making. World Leading Systematic Trading Fund.

  • Very Competitive Base + Bonus total package.
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Eastdown Park
  • 07 Jan 19

A world leading high frequency market maker and proprietary trading desk are looking for an experienced trading platform software and quantitative engineer to be part of a best of breed front office team.

This firm are a market leader in this space, yet operate as an exceptionally lean and flat structured outfit, allowing each individual member to assume huge responsibility across a variety of critical projects centred around increasing profitability of the desk and strategies.

You will be sitting and working directly alongside the most profitable traders in the industry to develop and deliver custom solutions that will optimise performance and efficiency. You will take charge in building one of the world's most powerful trading platforms, whilst critically improving performance, stability and functionality.

A deep passion for technology and working in a fast-paced environment where the opportunity to make maximum impact on PnL is large. In depth experience working in C++, on a Linux platform, as well as the drive to solve open-ended problems using analytical methods is key. An interest in multi-threaded/multi-processing architectures and fast, memory-efficient algorithms is also greatly appreciated.

Prior experience in proprietary trading and/or high frequency trading, options, market-making is highly desirable. 

This opportunity is open to other locations, including but not limited to; New York, Dublin, Hong Kong.