Software Engineer Python Linux - Trading

  • Client Server
  • City, London
  • May 23, 2020
Full time Telecommunications

Job Description

Software Engineer / Developer London to £120k *Remote Process WFH*

Software Engineer / Developer (Linux SQL C++). Skilled Software Engineer with back office trading systems experience sought by hugely profitable algorithmic trading company.

As a Software Engineer you'll focus on post trade systems (commission computation, end of day trade settlement feeds, reconciliations and reporting) of fully automated trading strategies built using C++ and Python and running on Linux servers deployed within the company's data centres as well as co-location sites. You'll be hands-on, developing enhancements for middle and back office applications, either working autonomously or as part of a small team. You'll partner with global counterparts to ensure maximum reuse of effort and take ownership of production systems, providing 3 rd line support when necessary.

You'll based in modern, open plan offices with all the latest kit and 360 views of the City.

Your work will make an impact on the bottom line and will be recognised with a competitive salary (to £120k) plus significant bonus.

Driven by technology this company is able to conduct an entirely remote interview / onboarding process and work from home during the current social distancing measures.


  • Indepth of experience with Python on Linux with SQL databases
  • Experience with trading, settlement and / or market data interfaces with a good understanding of the trade lifecycle
  • Experience with globally distributed systems and high availability architectures
  • Degree educated having achieved a 2.1 or above in Computer Science, Engineering or similar technical discipline
  • Nice to have: C++, Java, Big Data tools (Spark, Hadoop, Kafka), JavaScript

As a Software Engineer you will earn a competitive salary (to £120k) plus bonus and benefits.

Apply now or call to find out more about this Software Engineer / Developer (Linux SQL C++) plus bonus and benefits.