HFT (High Frequency Trading) Algorithm Programmer

  • SRGEurope
  • Gibraltar
  • Dec 08, 2018
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Job Description

 Salary UP TO SIX FIGURES, plus Benefits, Bonus and Relocation | Gibraltar

SRGEurope have been appointed to recruit a highly experienced HFT (High Frequency Trading) Programmer who has experience with algorithms and a commercial background within the finance / trading industry, to join an exciting start up within the cryptocurrency sector with offices in Gibraltar. The HFT Programmer will be joining at an exciting time and working with incredibly ambitious, talented and entrepreneurial individuals whom you will report to. An attractive relocation package will be on offer to the selected candidate.

HFT Programmer Duties:

  • The selected candidate will be working within a small team in this exciting start up which focuses on trading in the rapidly growing cryptocurrency sector.
  • This role will involve primarily day to day coding and implementation of strategies to speed up the system, but also some high level strategizing.
  • Strategizing and helping implement various methods to speed up the trading strategies.
  • Understand the structure and implementation of a professional trading strategy setup on a high level.

HFT Programmer Requirements:

  • 5+ years proven experience within a developer / programmer role in a High Frequency Trading company (Banking / Hedge Funds or similar)
  • Exceptional coding experience - The client uses Python (for now). Proficiency using Java, C++, Go, Rust or similar is fine
  • Algorithm knowledge
  • Linux experience
  • High-performance computing and networking.
  • Experience in large scale, high-performance, low-latency distributed systems is essential
  • Experience architecting, deploying and maintaining mission critical systems
  • Experience MySQL, NoSQL, and DynamoDB
  • Ideally a quantitative background - maths/physics/engineering
  • Candidates must hold UK/EU passports or the right to work in Gibraltar

The Company

Our Client is a forward thinking and dynamic start up company who is able to offer you an exciting long term career. Gibraltar is a lively city which is able to offer you an Al fresco lifestyle in the sunshine. Relocation assistance is on offer for candidates.

SKILLS: HFT, HIGH FREQUENCY TRADING, BANKING, BANK, HEDGE FUND, CRYPTO, CRYPTOCURRENCY, PYTHON, JAVA, C++, GO, RUST, LINUX, HIGH PERFORMANCE, MySQL, NoSQL, ALGRORITHMS , ALGO , FINANCE, STRATEGY

Salary

Negotiable