Market Access Developer - London

A vibrant Hedge Fund is looking for a Senior Developer and distributed systems expert with vast amount of experience in Electronic Trading Development.

  • You will be a key member of the development team building and improving Low Latency algorithmic trading strategies for the companies Systematic Market Making Group
  • You will cover all aspects of the algorithmic trading strategy, including the exchange price feeds, financial indicators, market making algorithms, backtesting engine, tick data management, exchange simulators and trading gateways, as well as support of the production environment and the processes surrounding it. The strategies are deployed worldwide on all major equities and futures exchange where the Hege Fund is a market maker and thus require a solid background in distributed system architecture and development
  • You will work closely with a range of investment banking professionals including quantitative analysts/developers, traders and operations staff, in order to design and develop ground breaking systems to keep the business at the forefront of its field. There will be opportunities to contribute to Quantitative research area as well, although this is not the core focus of the role
You should have a Computer Science degree or equivalent, and possess in depth knowledge and experience of developing in C and C# and be happy to work in any language. A solid background in Linux/cC low latency optimizations is a requirement. A background in Linux kernel, FPGA and Network card offloading will also be advantageous.
Skill set:
  • You are an expert on low latency Linux development using C/C , STL, Boost
  • You have experience designing and implementing multithreaded and distributed systems
  • You possess 10 years of experience of front-office trading desk-aligned role is needed
  • Deep knowledge of C# to develop Windows based monitoring tools
  • You have deep knowledge of distributed network architecture
  • Good knowledge of making-making/liquidity provision and algorithmic trading
  • Good Knowledge of Equities and Futures asset classes is helpful
  • You should be familiar with low level optimisation techniques on x86/64 platform
  • You are familiar with Linux/GCC development toolchain and Linux Red Hat distribution
  • Knowledge of market data feed handlers and execution gateways is helpful
Why join Margo Consulting:
·          Ability to work within an international Consulting company, a leader within the industry in France
·          Ambitious projects in Financial Services
·          Permanent or Contractor
·          Competitive benefits; Health care, pension, bonuses
·          Opportunities for development (planning career paths, trainings, switch between projects, including changes of position, opportunities to engage in additional activities)
·          Very good atmosphere of work, integration events
Our Story:
Created 2005 in Paris, Margo Consulting is a leading Consulting company providing IT services. We hire 300 people, and rank number one within the Investment Banking industry of consulting quality. We work in partnership with our clients helping them to create agile and outstanding information systems and we are pioneers on many complex issues, with high Financial and Technological added values. 
By investing in the development of our employees and our start-up incubator, we have the ambition to create the future of IT and Financial Recruitment.
Interested? Motivated?  Apply online at stefani.zaharieva[@]
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