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Software Engineer SRE - Python Linux

Job Title: Software Engineer SRE - Python Linux
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
REF: BB/15440/G/JR/220920_1600774213
Contact Name: Open Source Team
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Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Software Engineer / SRE (Python Linux DevOps) *Remote Process* Are you a stand-out technologist looking for your next challenge? Would you like an opportunity to make an impact in an industry-leading Hedge Fund, where you'll work alongside brilliant minds and on one of the most powerful computing grids in the world?

The organisation has combined sophisticated quantitative research, cutting-edge technology and an entrepreneurial culture to stay a league ahead of their competitors. They use their ground-breaking platform to analyse and identify trends in global markets across all asset classes.

As a Software Engineer you'll collaborate extensively with traders and fellow technologists to design, build, maintain and test cutting-edge trading systems. You'll take ownership of solving critical technical challenges involving Big Data and HPC C++ code running on Linux OS.

You'll use Python to code, with a focus on automation on high availability, high-throughput, low-latency trading systems. As a Software Engineer your contribution will be mission-critical, as you'll be ensuring these systems operate smoothly to stay in production.

*Please note: this company is able to offer a remote interview and onboarding process during the current social distancing measures. You'll be based in offices in the heart of the City in due course, with fantastic onsite facilities*

*You are a passionate technologist who pursues independent learning and development wherever possible
*You have strong Python coding skills and are a Linux OS expert
*You have experience using DevOps tools like Jenkins and Ansible (and advocate the use of automation wherever possible)
*You have a strong foundation in Computer Science (degree OR appropriate experience accepted)
*Ideally you will have some C++ coding ability / you are keen to develop your C++ skills

As a Software Engineer you'll earn a highly competitive salary (£100k; negotiable based on skillset and depth of knowledge) plus the chance to earn significant bonuses, and a comprehensive benefits package.

If you are interested in this Software Engineer / SRE (Python Linux DevOps) opportunity, apply now or get in touch today to find out more.