Location: Fully Remote (must have right to work in UK)
Salary: Competitive base with bonus and equity options on top
Our client is a leading proprietary trading firm that has mastered the art of combining quantitative and fundamental trading techniques to extract alpha from the cryptocurrency markets. With a strong commitment to innovation and a forward-thinking approach, they have achieved remarkable success in the industry.
As a Python Trading Developer, you will play a pivotal role in the firm’s trading operations, collaborating closely with the portfolio manager and head of trading. Your primary responsibility will be to monitor risk and optimise their proprietary trading system. This exciting role involves identifying inefficiencies in valuation and trading logic, devising improvement plans, and implementing cutting-edge solutions.
- Collaborate with traders and portfolio managers to implement trade logic for deployment.
- Assist in designing, coding, and maintaining tools for the systematic trading infrastructure of the team.
- Work with various crypto exchange and database connectors to enhance trading capabilities.
- Oversee and build out specific trading and risk features using the firm’s Order Management System.
- Create well-documented libraries and effectively communicate technical concepts to Engineers, Traders, and PMs.
- Provide real-time system support to ensure smooth trading operations.
Required Skills and Experience:
- Advanced Python development skills.
- 3+ years experience in a development role in crypto market making or HFT
- Proficiency in various database technologies.
- Demonstrated knowledge of distributed computing technologies, including Kubernetes, and event-based infrastructure.
- Familiarity with web technology, particularly websockets and gRPC.
- Experience in integrating third-party tools and API development.
- Knowledge of server-side development, with experience on AWS being desirable.
- Working understanding of multiprocessing and managing technology to orchestrate various functionalities.
- High integrity and the ability to work independently.
- Familiarity with or a keen interest in the cryptocurrency domain.
Joining our client’s team as a Python Trading Developer means becoming an integral part of a dynamic, innovative, and cutting-edge trading firm. Your expertise will have a direct impact on the company’s success in the highly competitive cryptocurrency market. Additionally, the remote work arrangement provides flexibility and freedom in managing your work-life balance.
If you are passionate about Python development, fascinated by the world of cryptocurrencies, and eager to be part of a successful proprietary trading firm, this opportunity is tailor-made for you. Take the next step in your career and apply now to embark on an exhilarating journey in cryptocurrency trading!