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Senior Software Engineer - C++/Python- Global News and Market Data Leader

Oxford Knight
London, United Kingdom
Posted 4 days ago Permanent up to £200k TC
Senior Software Engineer - C++/Python
Salary: up to £200k TC

Job Summary

Fantastic opportunity to join a new Data Science Platform team at of one of the world's largest information & market data providers. This team designs and builds infrastructure and tools to ingest data from various asset classes into a PostgreSQL/Citus-based trade store - currently storing over 8 years' worth of data and on average processing more than a million events a day.

Collaborating closely with other engineering teams in the wider Electronic Trading space, you'll take ownership of the full development lifecycle - designing, building and releasing robust, scalable new features without compromising system stability. This is a client-facing, impactful role requiring a real team player, with a passion for new technologies and loves sharing knowledge.

Their tech stack is mostly C++ and Python on Linux (with occasional UI work in Javascript) and you'll be using industry best practice for testing, automation, and CI/CD (CMake, Google Tests, Pytest, Jenkins, Git, etc.).

Requirements
  • 8+ years of development experience
  • Strong experience in C++, and ideally Python
  • Top-notch problem-solving skills
  • Experience managing large-scale projects or working with multiple stakeholders simultaneously
  • Sound knowledge of industry best practices for testing, automation and CI/CD
  • Excellent communication skills at all levels, both technical and non-technical

Desirable
  • Familiarity with any of the following: database technologies, e.g. PostgreSQL, Citus, Greenplum; multithreaded apps; or data science frameworks

Perks
  • Feel valued - develop impactful solutions to complex, real-world problems
  • Truly collaborative culture across all engineering teams
  • Strong base salaries + bonus
  • Flexible work environment
  • Internal training


Contact
If you feel you are a good match, please don't hesitate to get in touch.

Daniel Readman
daniel.readman@oxfordknight.co.uk
linkedin.com/in/daniel-readman-a410b515a/

Salary
up to £200k TC

Job ID  UcedABP7G9vx
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