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Software Engineer (C++/Python)

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

 

Software Engineer (C++/Python)

London

 

You will be part of the Global Fixed Income Software Engineering team, which is responsible for development of the Global Fixed Income data solutions, trading and risk systems, and the integration of models/analytics, market data, scenarios and trades / positions into the system.

 

You will initially spend time on projects that give the opportunity to gain familiarity with Global Fixed Income technology and tools, including splitting and refactoring the existing codebase to support two separate research and trading groups. Following this initial period, the focus will be on core technology that supports the Global Fixed Income and Macro Strategies codebases. The Macro strategies group is a Greenfield team headed up by a well-known Strategist in the industry and is looking to expand his team.

 

Key Responsibilities:

 

You will be primarily involved with development of platforms, tools and infrastructure for real-time trading, risk management and data systems for proprietary trading in global fixed income

 

Additional responsibilities may include:

 

  • Profiling and optimization / refactoring / modernization of existing systems
  • Building software libraries with emphasis on shared infrastructure used by multiple teams
  • Creating developer tooling and infrastructure solutions with a focus on efficiency and code quality
  • Technical design and end-to-end implementation of new core systems
  • Integrating new projects into a build system that targets Linux and Windows

 

Required Skills:

 

  • Technical education should include an Undergraduate or Advanced STEM Degree
  • Proven track record in software design and development (e.g. open source software contributions)
  • Demonstrable interest in financial topics and a clear desire and motivation to learn more
  • Demonstrable proficiency and significant experience in programming and problem solving in C++ on Linux and Windows
  • Solid Python scripting experience

 

 

Desirable Skills/Experience:

 

  • Practical experience with the CMake build system
  • 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
  • Experience with Boost, Python or similar C++/Python bindings

 

 

If interested please send a copy of your CV to Amita.Patel@AnsonMcCade.com or call 020 77806700 for more information.

Reference: AMC/AMO/AMP1343. To apply for this vacancy: email Amita Patel

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