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C++ Developer/ Performance Engineer - Tier 1 US hedge fund based in HK or Sydney

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Sydney
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job reference: Hong Kong/ Sydney
  • Sector: Buy Side, Fund Management, Selby Jennings
  • Date posted: 05/03/2018

We are currently looking for a strong engineer to join a tier1 US Hedge Fund. You will have to analyze, optimize, and improve the complete trading environment in order to improve performance of our low latency trading systems.

You will have to: 

● Provide performance ideas, solutions, and recommendations that are both smart and scalable to the business.
● Understand internal and external developments in technology, as well as competitor approaches.
● Contribute towards the development of our toolset used to measure and improve performance of our trading infrastructure.
● Contribute ideas of deep understanding of exchange infrastructure and protocols.
● Work closely with traders and  technology teams


The ideal candidates would have: 

● Expert level knowledge of Linux with a focus on operating system internals.
● High level of competency with C, C++ and/or Java programming.

● Bash and Python/Perl fluency
● Qualifications in Computer Science, Business Information Systems/Technology. 



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