Posted 19 days ago

Backend Software Engineer C++ - FinTech

London, Greater London | £150,000 - £170,000 per yearManaged by: C++ Team

Backend Software Engineer / Developer (C++ Rust) *London - Office Based* to £170k plus bonus

Are you a technologist Backend Software Engineer with advanced C++ skills? Are you interested in learning Rust?

You could be progressing your career, in a hands-on role at a well established US based FinTech that is expanding its UK presence, the company was founded by two experienced Hedge Fund managers who have created a trusted trading platform solution for Asset Managers and Hedge Funds globally.

As a Backend Software Engineer, you will be working on a rapidly evolving trading platform that is essential to clients' success. The team are advancing a large scale, multi-language environment that you will extend and enhance by developing high performance, low latency components for real-time software systems.

You'll be using C++, and Rust to do this however, you will be able to learn Rust on the job. Some of your other key responsibilities will include rules and business logic management, static, reference, and real-time market data management, trading engine management, and overseeing APIs and connectivity for various external system integrations.


You'll join colleagues based in spacious, well equipped Central London offices on a full-time basis (Monday to Friday).


  • You have expertise with C++, including C++ 20
  • You also have experience with other OO languages such as C#, Java and / or Python
  • You have experience in a Hedge Fund or top tier Investment Bank working on high frequency trading platform software / product
  • You have designed, implemented, and deployed large and complex software projects
  • You are happy to learn and use Rust (ideally you've had some exposure to the language either in personal projects or commercially, although this isn't essential as you can pick it up on the job)
  • You have excellent communication and collaboration skills

Salary & Benefits:

As a Backend Software Engineer / Developer (C++ Rust) you will earn a competitive salary (up to £170k) plus bonus and benefits including Pension and Private Medical Care.

Apply now to find out more about this Backend Software Engineer / Developer (C++ Rust) role.

At Client Server we believe in a diverse workplace that allows people to play to their strengths and continually learn. We're an equal opportunities employer whose people come from all walks of life and will never discriminate based on race, colour, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. The clients we work with share our values.

Ref: BB/20313/H/KS/020224_1706869419

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