Senior Trading Operations Engineer

Posted 18 August 2022
Salary Up to £160,000
Job type Permanent
Discipline Networking & Infrastructure
Contact NameEanna Flanagan

Job description

Referment have partnered with a global high frequency trading firm who have some of the greatest technologists and traders in the world. They have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Trading Operations Engineer to join their London team and lead a small team of engineers who are responsible for supporting the ultra low latency trading applications across multiple asset classes.

This is a fully hands on position and you will be responsible for providing technical support to their systematic trading flow as well as working on projects related to improving automation standards and deployments for the team. The successful candidate must have strong scripting skills and extensive experience with Unix/Linux as well as excellent stakeholder management skills.

This is a chance for a senior engineer to step up into a lead position. Working in a small team and fast paced environment, the work will be both varied and impactful and you get the opportunity to work on the latest technologies.

Key Requirements

  • 5 years + in an electronic trading support role

  • Excellent product knowledge in either Equities, Futures, FX or Fixed Income markets

  • Strong knowledge of Linux/Unix

  • Extensive scripting experience with either Python or Bash

  • In depth knowledge of SQL

  • Working knowledge of FIX protocol

* You must be eligible to work in the UK without requiring sponsorship*

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