C++ Developer – up to £600/day – Commodities – Linux, Python, Market Data - London

£500-£600 - Development
Ref: 944 Date Posted: Wednesday 12 Feb 2020
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My client is seeking an experienced C++ Engineer to join a new team of talented and driven developers, who are responsible for the design, development and support of Market Data and trading systems. The team will be responsible for the design and delivery of a brand new, leading-edge Trading Platform.


  • At least 3 years - 5 years of commercial experience in systems analysis, design and development.
  • In-depth knowledge of designing and building server-side C++ (Market Data) applications, ideally on RedHat 7.
  • Demonstrable experience of developing large scale mission-critical, low latency or fault-tolerant systems.
  • Experience of software development methodologies and working in a structured environment is essential.
  • Working experience of relational databases, specifically Oracle.
  • An understanding of derivatives trading, financial exchanges, sell-side or front office trading environments are highly desirable.
  • Any experience of developing front-office systems/order management system.
  • The use of Service Orientated Architecture, concurrency models and threading, multicast messaging or FIX message protocols would be an advantage.

Interested? This is an amazing opportunity to work on one of the most interesting projects in the coming years within financial trading. You will join a technically driven finance house, who are developing exciting and leading-edge systems and seeking the best in the market to join their team!

Please note that some overseas travel and working hours flexibility is required.

We'd love to hear from you!

To be considered, please ensure you complete your application on the Computappoint website.

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