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Python Developer

Python Developer
1 week 2 days ago

Job Information

Job Title: Python Developer

Client: High Frequency Trading Firm

Salary: £140,000

Location: London

Company Overview

My client is a leading high-frequency trading firm located in the heart of London, committed to the design and deployment of sophisticated trading algorithms that optimize performance in the financial markets. The team is filled with highly skilled individuals from diverse backgrounds who collaborate to achieve cutting-edge technological feats in real-time trading environments.

Job Description

  • Develop and optimize low-latency trading algorithms.
  • Implement and maintain robust trading systems and tools to support all aspects of the trading process.
  • Collaborate with quants and traders to translate trading strategies into functional code.
  • Conduct performance analysis and optimize systems for speed and efficiency.
  • Ensure the integrity, reliability, and performance of all trading systems.
  • Provide support for deployed systems, diagnosing and resolving issues rapidly.


  • Strong proficiency in Python, with experience in NumPy, Pandas, or similar libraries.
  • Understanding of multi-threaded applications and performance optimization.
  • Background in computer science, engineering, mathematics, or a related field.
  • Experience with real-time systems, preferably in finance or trading.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.


  • Opportunities for personal and professional growth.
  • Engaging, state-of-the-art working environment.
  • Comprehensive benefits package including health, dental, and vision insurance.
  • Company-sponsored continuing education and training programs.
  • Up to £140k base + performance-based bonuses.

Application Process

'LinkedIn Easy Apply' with your most updated resume ASAP. You can also reach out directly via LinkedIn to me or shoot me over your CV/resume via email.
[email protected]

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