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C++ Developer

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    London, England

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    Digital & Development

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  • Salary:

    £95000 - £100000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Alex Holliday

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  • Published:

    23 days ago

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C++ Engineer - Permanent - Hybrid Working

C++ Engineer with experience developing highly complex low-latency systems is required for a leading Financial Services organisation embarking on a generational IT transformation. The business has been at the centre of the City of London trading and commodities market for over 200 years. This IT transformation aims to bring all major IT systems for the business inhouse, bringing the organisation to the forefront of trading technology.

As a C++ developer you will be adept in producing quality code, ideally for the financial services sector however this is not essential. If you have been developing mission critical systems for any engineering industry you could be considered for this role, this could include C++ for Aerospace, for retail or deeply complex low latency systems. You will need to be enthusiastic about entering the financial services sector and interested in developing systems where millions of pounds sterling in valued commodities are traded instantly and securely. Entering this IT transformation at its early stages into a diverse and multi-talented development team you will have exposure to the full development lifecycle, DevOps, CI/CD and Unit Testing. This skilled team have come from mixed background, not all Financial Services.

While not essential, the hiring manager would like to encourage and develop you into a leadership position with responsibility for management of developers. This will be considered a fast track to management vacancy, combined with the once in a generation IT transformation and multiple greenfield development opportunities makes this vacancy truly unique for any ambitious developer considering something new.

The team are working on a part time remote basis, with 2 working days in the City of London office in a prime location, with the rest working from home. This will be offering a highly competitive salary within an organisation that has a very well renowned bonus culture


  • C++ development experience (minimum 3 years)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Developing low-latency systems for any industry
  • Strong eye for detail and experience working on mission critical systems
  • Ambitions for leadership and management - not essential

This organisation is very focused on promoting Diversity and Inclusion and encourages candidates from any background to apply

Contact me for a discussion or to learn more - alexh@pioneer-search.com 02038286963

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