Posted about 2 months ago

Backend Software Engineer C++

Amsterdam, Netherlands | €90,000 - €140,000 per year

Backend Software Engineer Remote / WfH to €140k

Backend Software Engineer / C++ Developer *Remote / WfH*. Are you a technologist with strong C++ and low latency backend experience seeking a new challenge?

You could be working on complex algorithmic trading systems as part of a small, extremely talented engineering team where you will directly impact the bottom line and reap the rewards.

As a Backend Software Engineer you'll work closely with quants, traders, other software engineers and data scientists with a focus on enhancing low latency trading infrastructure including performance optimisation; exchange connectivity; market data infrastructure; back-testing tools; calculation engines; risk management and compliance monitoring systems.

There's a remote interview and onboarding process and you can work from home fulltime from anywhere in the Netherlands or join colleagues in the Amsterdam office as often as desired.


  • You have advanced C++ multi-threaded programming skills, ideally C++14 and higher (they're using C++17 and C++20)
  • You have experience of working in a low latency environment (this doesn't have to be finance e.g. games, telcos)
  • You have a good understanding of Template Metaprogramming
  • You're able to script with Python or Ruby
  • You have an analytical mindset, with strong problem solving skills and meticulous attention to detail
  • You're degree educated, 2.1 or above (Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or Physics preferred) from a top tier university

As a Backend Software Engineer you will earn a competitive salary (€90k to €140k dependent on skillset and depth of knowledge) as well as an extensive bonus and benefits package.

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