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C++ Developer

Location: United Kingdom (London, City of) Type: Permanent

C++ Developer

London

 

 

Are you a keen, confident, savvy C++ developer?

 

Do you have experience working on a Linux platform?

 

Are you interested in joining a market-leading hedge fund?

 

 

If the answer to the above is yes then keep reading!

 

My client is a market-leading quantitative hedge fund looking for a C++ Software Engineer to join their team to help build out their trading and risk systems.

 

You could be working outside of the finance industry using C++, or in a similar role at another bank or hedge fund. You will have at least 2 years professional experience using C++ in a Linux environment and be a keen software engineer, focused on delivering effective software solutions. 

 

 

Role:

 

You will be joining the Core Technology team, which is currently made up of exceptional developers coming from a variety of STEM courses from top academic institutions and you will be working on developing and maintaining the real-time risk management system which is pivotal to business globally.

 

 

Skills:

 

 

  • Technical education including an Undergraduate or Advanced STEM Degree
  • Exceptional C++ skills, with at least 2 years experience in a professional environment
  • Strong experience of using a Linux platform, with multithreading, serialization, networking and IPC
  • A good software engineer, who believes in engineering solutions, and recognizes in advance where engineering will pay off versus short cuts
  • Intellectual curiosity. A strong desire and aptitude to learn and share ideas and knowledge with colleagues
  • Outstanding analysis/problem-solving skills
  • Ability to communicate efficiently, both written and verbally, with a diverse set of people i.e. traders, quants, developers

Desirable skills:

 

  • Experience building and developing trading systems
  • Domain knowledge in any asset class i.e. FX, Fixed Income, Equities, Credit etc
  • Experience with building clean library abstractions and APIs targeting Windows and Linux platforms
  • Experience working with libraries and utilities for logging, serialization, metrics capture and inter-process communication

 

 

If interested please send your CV to Amita.Patel@AnsonMcCade.com or call 020 7780 6700 for more information.

Reference: AMC/AMO/AMP6. To apply for this vacancy: email Amita Patel

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