Senior Software Architect (Java)- Multi-Asset Class Systematic Trading

Recruiter
Oxford Knight
Location
London, United Kingdom
Salary
up to £300k total comp
Posted
27 May 2023
Closes
26 Jun 2023
Ref
19462637
Job Function
Other
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Salary: up to £300k total comp

Client

Research at this leading investment firm is key to continued success: based on rigorous and innovative research, they design and implement systematic, computer-driven trading strategies across multiple liquid asset classes. With lots of project ownership and a collaborative start-up environment, this is a fantastic place to work.

Role

They're looking for a strong senior software engineer to join their growing development team in London. Working on a variety of critical projects, your main focus will be the design, development and maintenance of a next-generation HFT strategy simulation system, as well as expanding and improving the existing system.

You'll also be implementing new trading strategies using robust, reliable and reusable code, and developing a high performance object-timeseries data store.

This is a unique opportunity to grow your career and gain exposure to all aspects of the systematic investment business while building the next generation of trading strategy systems.

Requirements:
  • 3+ years' experience in a latency sensitive, data-intensive Java position
  • Strong programming skills in Java
  • Data-focused experience; managing large timeseries datasets
  • Bachelor's degree (or higher) in Computer Science or other quantitative discipline
  • Comfortable with project ownership, able to work independently and as part of a small team


Benefits
  • Market-leading base + bonuses + generous benefits
  • Meritocratic environment working with some of the smartest minds in industry
  • Excellent professional development (tuition assistance)
  • Plenty of opportunity to give back through volunteering & charity work
  • Flexible hybrid working model


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, please send your CV or get in touch.

Richard Allan
richard.allan@oxfordknight.co.uk
+44 (0)20 3137 9574
linkedin.com/in/richardallanok