Software Engineering Manager, Electronic Trading Systems

Location City of London, Greater London, England
Discipline: Research & Development
Job type: Executive Director
Salary: ££200,000 - £250,000
Contact name: James Drysdale

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Published: about 1 month ago

FinTech actively looking for a Software Engineering Manager with experience designing and developing Electronic and Systematic Trading platforms and associated systems such as Order Management, Market Data, Execution, and Exchange Connectivity.

You will be responsible for designing and building new enterprise products that compliment this successful FinTechs flagship, and award-winning, offering. In this position, you will be responsible for hiring, growing, and managing a world-class software engineering team of 10-15 members, with R&D responsibilities.

You will lead the team that delivers on several cutting edge projects and delivers news products to a global client base. In this position, we expect this manager to be fully hands-on with a demonstrable track record in leading the designing and development of new front-office software. As the Manager and Leader of this team, we expect that you are technically proficient in System design, Software architecture, distribution, memory/performance, data and algorithms, security, and coding.

We are looking for

  • Demonstrable track record of world-class software design and development

  • Experience developing front office trading software and systems, ideally real-time systems

  • Expertise with C#, and the Microsoft .NET stack.

  • Exposure to Java, Scala, NoSQL, and Cloud Computing is highly desirable.


  • Annual compensation £225k-£275k

  • Benefits package (medical, pension etc)

  • Stock Options

  • and more...