Financial Trading Software Engineer - Central London - to £50k

£40000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits
06 Nov 2013
04 Dec 2013
Jasper Paterson
Full Time

Financial Trading Software Engineer - Central London - to £50k

My client is a business and financial information news specialist, giving decision makers an edge by connecting them to a network of data and information. The company delivers data, news and analytics through innovative technology, quickly and accurately.

Solid C++ development experience is essential, as is exposure to the full software development life cycle.
Solid Python development experience

Good working knowledge of programming in a UNIX environment
Experience with real-time programming
Experience with multi-threaded programming
Understanding of STL, Design Patterns, Object-Oriented design are also required
Excellent communication skills
BS/MS in Computer Science


Knowledge of low level UNIX and UNIX performance tuning
UNIX scripting- Perl
Financial industry experience
Experience with inter-process communication on a UNIX system
Exposure to transport protocols and low-latency transport environments
Exposure to market data platforms and feeds
Working knowledge of development tools such as debuggers/code coverage/Purify/Quantify

If you think you've got what it takes to succeed in this phenomenal company, get in contact with Jasper Paterson at Salt either by email: or phone: 020 7928 2525

Keywords: Python, Perl, C++, STL, , Object-Oriented, UNIX, Purify, Quantify