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Trading Systems Engineer

Job description

Trading Systems Engineer - £500 - £800 per day.

*We can also look at perm upto £240K*

SoCode are an exclusive partner of a rapidly growing DeFi scale up that managed to generate in excess of $40M in revenue within 2 weeks. They are looking to grow heavily in 2022 with their cutting edge DeFi platform for trading financial products.

They are very grateful to have a large team of exceptional engineers that have joined from top tier hedge funds and investment banks and are now looking to hire further.

Please note; experience building a trading systems is essential as well as an awarenesss and interest in blockchain technology.


  • Work as part of a remote, collaborative team made up of quants, coders and product and marketing specialists.
  • Work in the core engineering team on a cutting edge trading system.
  • Make key contributions to the design, specification and implementation of the systems codebase.


  • 3+ years experience within a hedge fund, exchange or front office of a top investment bank working as a front office, quant or trading systems engineer.
  • Excellent programming skills having worked on large, high performance codebases.
  • Experience working on low latency trading systems, comfortable optimising code for high performance.
  • A willingness to learn and work with Golang is required, prior experience programming in Golang is desired.

Please apply to this advert for a confidential discussion around this opportunity. As a recruitment partner we have helped them scale heavily throughout 2021, we have received extremely positive feedback from every candidate we have placed.