Production Software Engineer- Global Quant Firm

Oxford Knight
London, United Kingdom
up to £150k + bonus
13 May 2023
12 Jun 2023
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Salary: up to £150k + bonus


Leading HFT fund looking for pragmatic Python engineers to join their Production Engineering group in their agile, London-based application team.

This role offers the opportunity to work directly with users, building clean, easy-to-use solutions for complex real-world problems. You'll be involved in every aspect of software engineering, from understanding users' needs and gathering requirements, to system architecture design and coding. You'll also be exposed to a wide range of technologies: Python and Go to build application back-ends, Django/Flask/Dash/React for the front ends, and others including Kubernetes, Kafka, and more.

Unique in their field, this global firm combines the lively, positive spirit of a start-up with the stability of a longer-established player. If you love working on technically challenging problems, learning new things in a collaborative, supportive environment, this role would be perfect for you.

***Remote interviews are still possible, but all starts are now onsite and only if it specifies clearly is this role available fully remotely.***

  • Minimum 2+ years' experience (please don't apply if you are a fresh graduate)
  • Strong hands-on Python programming experience, keen to learn new technologies
  • Good understanding of Linux administration
  • Passionate about writing quality, testable code
  • Skilled at managing priorities with the ability to switch between multiple projects at once
  • Bonus points for trading industry experience

  • Competitive base salary & bonus
  • Enormous opportunity to grow, learn and have a significant business impact
  • Contributions are rewarded; career progression supported
  • Unique culture where you can fulfil your potential through collaboration and mutual respect

If this sounds like you or you would like to know more, please get in touch:

Andy Stirling-Martin
020 3137 9579