Senior C++ Engineer

  • £150,000 - £200,000 plus bonus.
  • London, , United Kingdom
  • Permanent
  • Software Engineering
Shape the future of software engineering with cutting-edge technology.

Do you thrive in the fast-paced world of finance and technology? Are you an innovator who builds high-performance frameworks that tackle real-world market challenges?

Do you dream of leaving your mark on the future of trading?

Spearhead the development of the next generation of research and trading systems.

You'll work alongside a passionate team of experts, crafting the tools that empower traders to conquer the markets.

Your Impact:
  • Build performant C++ libraries for macro instrument analytics (FX, Rates, Credit), powering research, back-testing, and live trading across frequencies and products.
  • Integrate the libraries into Python research infrastructure, democratizing access for trading teams and enriching their workflows.
  • Collaborate with Data Services to secure market data, fueling real-time and historical analytics for informed decision-making.
  • Ensure calculations align with benchmark sources, building trust and transparency.
Who You Are:
  • 1-5 years of software engineering experience crafting elegant and collaborative solutions in a fast-paced environment.
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science.
  • Object-oriented, design patterns, data structures, and the art of building beautiful, reusable code.
  • Familiarity with instrument pricing and risk software patterns adds an edge.
  • C++ fluency with a Python twist.
  • Experience with bond and swap products is a big plus.
  • Your integrity is your foundation.
We will consider fully remote (UK based).
Contact Ciara Clarke at Harrington Starr for a confidential discussion on this role.
Ciara Clarke Principal Consultant

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