A successful technology driven high frequency proprietary trading firm is seeking a Quantitative Developer to work within a small trading group.
This revered technology driven firm are expanding their presence in London across Equities and FX and have an established Quant Trader making critical hires for skilled technologists who want to work within this independent high frequency trading team.
The position will involve working closely with the Quant Trader in researching and implementing strategies for high frequency trading. There will be ad hoc development requirements as new trading activity is explored; as well as on-going optimisation of code and strategies for performance requiring an excellent understanding of the C++ language under Linux and low-latency systems.
• Excellent grasp of C++
• Linux programming
• Multi-threading and performance tuning
• Modelling tools and languages
• Low-latency system design
• Experience within automated trading
• BSc/MSc in numerate subject
This opportunity is ideal for a highly technical individual from within algorithmic trading wishing to work alongside the business in a self-contained trading group, gaining significant exposure to a quantitative research focussed high frequency trading environment.
Members of the team will be entitled to an annual uncapped discretionary bonus pay out, directly related to PnL and the teams financial success. Company benefits are also highly competitive, providing a comfortable, creative and collaborative environment in which to flourish.
For more information on this rare opportunity please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org or on 07904 287 393.