C++ Developer- Leading Global Investment Manager C++ Developer- Leading Global Investment Manager …

Oxford Knight
in London, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 02 Jun 20
Oxford Knight
in London, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 02 Jun 20
C++ Developer

My client is one of the world's leading investment firms with multi-billion dollar assets under management and over 200 employees worldwide. Through continuous development and innovation, they optimise the investment process with sophisticated, proprietary technology and data sources at every level, delivering market-leading returns for over 20 years.


They are looking for a passionate, hands-on C++ developer, with a record of delivery and professional innovation, to join their current team of seven based in New York and London.

In this front office role, you will be responsible for the research, enhancement and innovation of algorithmic trading strategies. You have a deep understanding of high performance computing and experience of designing and implementing trading systems on a Linux platform.

Frequent contact with the global trading and quantitative research teams is required; therefore you will need to be confident when discussing/defending your contributions.

  • 2-5 years commercial experience
  • Advanced C++ on Linux
  • Strong academic background in a STEM subject from a leading university
  • Excellent communication skills when in contact with all levels of the organisation

Desirable Skills / Experience:
  • Advanced Python on Linux for data intensive workloads
  • Experience implementing real-time market data feeds and FIX protocol applications, preferably from an algorithmic trading perspective
  • Experience building and maintaining multi-TB tick databases
  • Interest in mathematical modelling, time series analysis and optimization techniques

  • Strong base salaries with market-leading bonuses
  • Innovative investment firm with sophisticated technology
  • Truly collaborative culture
  • Meaningful impact on profitability


£90,000 + strong bonus

If you feel you are a good match, please don't hesitate to get in touch:

George James
+44 7377 667533