Head of Trading Development - Hedge Fund Head of Trading Development - Hedge Fund …

S.R Investment Partners
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 25 Nov 20
£ Competitive
S.R Investment Partners
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 25 Nov 20
£ Competitive
Posted by:
Shanaz Rob • Investments
S.R Investment Partners
Posted by:
Shanaz Rob
A renowned Hedge Fund is looking for a talented Head of Trading Development with a strong understanding of financial markets to join a high-frequency FX trading team. This person must have experience handling fix connectivity with brokers. This is great for someone who wants to be more than a developer, this individual could help to monitor the execution of some of the funds HFT strategies, and participate in the design of new strategies.

This individual will be esponsible for improving the hedge funds FX execution engine interfacing with a selection of FX ECNs and FX aggregators, developing and monitoring custom trading algorithms (active and passive), on-boarding new ECNs, and aggregating/storing a large amount of FX low latency data.

You will also help in the live implementation of FX trading strategies (from existing prototypes) and monitor key metrics about such strategies.

Background/ Experience:

  • Master’s or Ph.D. in computer science or other engineering fields
  • 5+ years of professional experience in a similar role
  • Proficiency in C#, C++ (and ideally Python)
  • Someone with fix connectivity experience, dealing with colocations, trading execution
  • Worked on High-Frequency Data 
  • someone that knows how to deal with a large amount of data 
  • Strong experience with FIX protocols, order entry implementations
  • Good knowledge of connectivity, networks
  • Good experience with messaging queues
  • Good knowledge of SQL and NoSQL databases
  • Experience with low latency market data
  • A Foreign Exchange (FX) domain knowledge of expertise is highly desirable

Location:  London

Salary : £ Competitive + Bonus


If you're interested in this opportunity, forward you're CV ASAP. Alternatively, if you would like to know more information or have a confidential discussion please contact info@srinvestmentpartners.com - call on +44 (0)203 603 4474 for more details

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Company Overview

Who We Are:

SR Investment partners are driven by financial service’s needs, influences and opinions, as opposed to the recruitment industry model. This is what makes us stand out and helps us create strong partnerships and attract the top talent. Our goal is providing a competitive edge by concentrating on market-specific solutions for revenue-generating talent in the world’s most demanding environment. In this fluid and fast-paced environment, organisations must be prepared to go to battle for top talent, hence SR Investment partners.

What We Do:

We are a selective financial service recruitment firm that specialises in identifying high-calibre mid to senior professionals, relevant to the investment management industry, working for both the buy side and sell side across all asset classes. We provide key talent and solutions to Hedge Funds, Asset Management firms, Investment Banks, Family Offices, Sovereign Wealth Funds, Private Equity, Insurance, Trading Houses, & Investment Managers. We help build, guide and grow organisations despite the complexity of their business landscape.

We provide consultancy, permanent, contract and executive search solutions for our clients in Europe, the Americas, Middle East, and Asia. We help build, guide and grow organisations despite the complexity of their business landscape. We have great trusted partnerships within the financial services industry who support us in everything we do. WHY? because they trust us. When we agree to work together, our path to the future is paved with mutual trust — a trust composed of integrity, competence, and cooperation. We serve boards, C-level leaders, Head of desk, Executive team and their organisations. We enable and deliver continuous advantage for our clients. They experience breakthrough results through rapidly spawning new and distinct ways of thinking, working and being ahead.

Contact Us

Tel: +44 (0)203 603 4474

Email: Enquiries@srinvestmentpartners.com

Website: https://www.sr-investmentpartners.com/

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/srinvestmentpartners 

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