Senior C++ Engineer / Developer (GLOBAL FIN-TEC)

  • Salary:up to c £85,000
  • Location:London, England, United Kingdom
  • Job Type:Permanent, Full time
  • Company:Alexander Ash Consulting
  • Updated on:13 Sep 18

Alexander Ash have been retained by a Global Fin-Tec whose software solutions underpin the products for a well-known, Tier 1 Global Bank.

We are recruiting within their team responsible for the provision of e-trading platforms to external and internal clients globally. This will be a key role in supporting Client Connectivity and Order Management platforms as they go through a significant period of transition.


You will be:


- Leading in the development of new business functions and non-functional platform improvements

- Identifying and improving stability and performance bottlenecks

- Leading and contributing to code reviews

- Interacting with the business and developers in other regions

- Assisting with turning requirements into functional deliveries

- Working with Quality Assurance and Business Analysts on functional and non-functional requirements


What are they looking for?


- Excellent C++ knowledge, preferably on a Linux/Unix platform

- High performance/low latency development experience

- A prior understanding of trading systems and the specific problems involved (i.e. within or supporting a Financial Services organisation)

- A track record of delivering complex technical solutions to production use

- Experience of modern patterns for high quality software, including continual build, unit testing, code coverage and memory checking

- A background in Algorithmic trading would also be advantageous


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