Numerical Java developer * e-trading * London

  • £200-350,000 total
  • London, England, Großbritannien
  • Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • Jove International
  • 09 Nov 18

** Java software engineer(s) x4 ** Trading unit (this is not a technology reporting line) ** It’s a build environment ** Cross Asset e-FIC & systematic Equities ** London ** Total compensation in the region of £200-350,000


Our client is looking for numerical Java software engineers to sit within their e-trading markets function! This is one of the most challenging build opportunities in systematic quant finance today! The team is a cross asset electronic trading team that spans Macro and Equities! It’s a super successful business and widely regarded as one of the most competitive teams in the electronic trading space and within the e-FIC and Equities markets.

The team is a small high achieving group of quant researchers / traders and numerical software engineers. This is a new sub-team, build-out, within the trading unit, it’s being assembled to design and build new infrastructure to test their trading algorithms. On a side note - this team is also considered at the “test bed” for the adoption of new technologies within the firm – they get to play with all the latest tech.!

The team enjoy a casual but professional working environment where colleagues across London and NY collaborate, share ideas and work on problems together.

Ideal profile

  • Exceptional academics from a leading university - Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics or an Engineering degree.
  • This team also look for evidence of other achievements, such as, open source contributions or maybe coding competitions etc.
  • Passionate software engineer – Java, C++ or C#, Python. Their production environment is Java.  
  • Exceptional object orientated design skills – this team own their own code base!
  • Experience building large scale complex systems in any environment. 

This is a great role for any ambitious software engineer, the business unit reporting structure should mean there is a nice up-tick in comp for you too!   Good to know.

Please feel free to email me, directly, for more information, or send a CV through for consideration.  

Email me at:

Mobile: +44 (0)7795 394 276

Mike Sherwin