C++/Java Software Engineer - High Frequency trading firm

Job Title: C++/Java Software Engineer - High Frequency trading firm
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Amsterdam
Reference: 01_010819
Contact Name: Annpurna Bist
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 01, 2019 13:09

Job Description

Brief Overview:

Hiring for C++ & Java Software Engineers to build the low latency trading platform of a High Frequency Trading firm based in Netherlands.

The successful candidate will design, engineer and implement the firms trading software in C++ and Java by working in close collaboration with research teams to architect and implement automated electronic trading algorithms.


  • Hands on coding experience in C++11 or C++14 or Java.
  • Preferred degree in any mathematics, science, or computing related area (e.g., computer science, computer engineering, mathematics or physics)
  • Experience in the trading industry useful but not mandatory infact the technology team has some very successful employees who joined from product firms!
  • Well-versed in the fundamentals of software engineering

This is a fantastic opportunity to work in one of the most successful high frequency trading firms which has a collaborative meritorious culture that is invested in each employees growth.

To be successful in this position you must be passionate about coding, should be excited about solving technical problems and have a strong knowledge of the details of computing all throughout the technical stack.