Amsterdam, North Holland, €120000 - €150000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Job Type: Permanent
Managed by: Europe Team
C++ Developer Amsterdam to €150k
C++ Developer / Backend Software Engineer (C++17 Low Latency). Would you like to be challenged, 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?
Successful and expanding proprietary trading firm is seeking intelligent and motivated senior C++ Developer(s) to help establish the office in Amsterdam. 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.
You'll be working in a technology driven environment without the red-tape of most financial institutions; there's a "start-up" feel, casual dress code and a collaborative small team environment with offices in the heart of Amsterdam.
*Advanced C++ multi-threaded programming skills, ideally C++14 and higher (they're using C++17 and C++20)
*Experience of working in a low latency environment (this doesn't have to be in finance)
*Good understanding of Template Metaprogramming
*An analytical mind, with strong problem solving skills and meticulous attention to detail
*Degree educated, 2.1 or above (Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or Physics preferred) from a top tier university
*Strong English language communication skills
*Desirable: Python, knowledge of statistical languages (e.g. R or NumPy); knowledge of finance technology, trading or exchange products
As a C++ Developer / Backend Software Engineer (C++17 Low Latency) you will earn a competitive salary (to €150k) as well as an extensive bonus and benefits package.