Low Latency C++ Developer- Leading Multi-Strategy IM

7 days left

Recruiter
Oxford Knight
Location
London, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive
Posted
15 Nov 2022
Closes
15 Dec 2022
Ref
17565170
Job Function
Other
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Salary: £140-200k base + ~100-200% bonus

Job description:

Client

One of the world's most prestigious multi-strategy funds. With huge autonomy within small teams, they share a core infrastructure platform but encourage their traders and quants to pursue unique investment strategies, consistently delivering high quality returns independent of the general market.

This is a great place to work; the tech culture is excellent, little red-tape and hard work is well rewarded.

Role

You will begin in the core low latency group, designing and building ultra-low latency C++20 systems. After 12 months, you will have the opportunity to in this team or to join a 'trading pod' working closely with the Portfolio Manager on trading strategies - this could be the build out of a brand-new trading team or joining an existing successful team.

To begin, working closely with hardware and software developers across the business, you'll be developing and enhancing a tick-by-tick backtesting research platform and exchange simulation. Other work will involve building and optimizing ultra-low latency trading systems, contributing to the team's technical direction by driving new initiatives.

Skills and Experience Required
  • 3+ years' C++ programming experience, preferably using C++20
  • Minimum bachelor's degree in Computer Science (or related) from a top-tier university
  • Sound analytical and mathematical skills (design patterns, algorithms, data structures)
  • Solid understanding of low-latency and real-time system design and implementation
  • Deep understanding of working in a Linux environment and working with CPU architecture

Benefits & Incentives
  • Strong salary + bonuses
  • Work-from-home opportunities
  • Collaborative culture and an exciting place to work
  • Generous benefits package


Contact
If you feel you're suitable for this role, want to hear about similar positions, or would like help hiring similar developers for your company, then please send your CV or get in touch:

Richard Allan
richard.allan@oxfordknight.co.uk
020 3137 9574
linkedin.com/in/richardallanok/

Salary
£140-200k base + ~100-200% bonus