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Head of Market Making Technology C++

Job Title: Head of Market Making Technology C++
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £95000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + benefits
REF: BB/11651/A/KS/110518_1526024398
Contact Name: Management Team
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Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

Head of Market Making Technology (C++ Real-time Pricing). Head up a Greenfield project to deliver a brand new real-time market making platform for a FTSE 250 technology driven City based trading firm.

You'll use your exceptional leadership skills to manage five development teams with five direct reports and an overall team size of thirty in this high profile role which will allow you to make a real impact on mission critical systems.

Partnering with the business and quants you will be responsible for setting the technical direction and strategy ensuring that systems are architecting, designing and implementing high performance algorithms to process hundreds of thousands of incoming price ticks per second within a distributed architecture engineered to deliver low latency price calculations.

You'll based in open plan City based offices with a range of facilities and break out areas including pool table and ping pong table.


*Proven experience of working with real-time financial pricing systems
*Exceptional leadership skills with experience of managing multiple teams and for developing and growing team members
*Experience of setting a technology vision
*C++ real-time, multi-threaded development background
*Good knowledge of Linux
*Advanced communication skills with the ability to motivate and inspire and manage / facilitate communication between teams

As Head of Market Making Technology you will earn a competitive salary (to £120k) plus bonus and benefits package including generous pension.

Apply now or call for a confidential discussion about this Head of Market Making Technology opportunity.