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Quant Platform Software Engineer

Full-time | London, United Kingdom
Who we Are?
Are you looking for a job opportunity in the exciting field of Forex? Join Tickmill, a global group of companies, offering trading services with a prime focus on Exchange-Traded Futures, Options and CFDs on Forex, Stock Indices, Commodities and Bonds. Regulated in the United Kingdom by the FCA, in Cyprus by Cyprus JDs and in the Seychelles by the FSA, we provide first-class products and services, catering to the needs of the most sophisticated retail and institutional clients around the world.

We take pride in being one of the fastest-growing brokers in the world. On a monthly basis, Tickmill Group processes more than 7 million client trades, while our monthly trading volume is over $120 billion.

Our multicultural staff consist of highly qualified experts from all Continents. We value the talent and input of our team members and keep their motivation at the heart of our strategy. This includes highly competitive motivation packages, work-related travelling and regular team events around the world.
Requirements:
  1. Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or a related technical discipline
  2. 3+ years full-time industry experience as a software developer or engineer
  3. Proficiency with at least one Object Oriented programming language (C++, C# or Python)
  4. Experience with data structures and algorithms
  5. Experience with the full software development life cycle
  6. Hands-on experience with FIX messaging-implementing or integrating FIX API’s in a trading capacity
  7. Experience in leading a product from concept to prototype and implementation
  8. Experience in handling large data streams
  9. Proven experience working with cross-functional teams
  10. MSc or PhD degree in Computer Science or any other related field will be considered as an advantage
  11. Experience with big data and statistics will be considered as an advantage
  12. Knowledge of numerical programming in Python using libraries such as Pandas, NumPy, SciPy and tools such as Jupyter notebook will be considered as an advantage
  13. Knowledge of Machine Learning frameworks such as Keras, TensorFlow or Gradient Boosting will be considered as an advantage
Benefits:
  1. A Unique opportunity for career in a global, fast growing company with an international team of skilled colleagues
  2. There will be travel opportunities
  3. Attractive Compensation package based on qualifications and experience
  4. Modern and professional work environment in a modern yet cosy office in the city
  5. Participate in the “Employee Training & Development program”
  6. Free Gym for all employees of Tickmill at the Marina “Sanctum Spa & Fitness”
  7. Medical Insurance Cover from 1st day of induction, which includes Dental Care, Annual Check-ups etc.
  8. Weekly snacks, fruits and endless coffee supply in the kitchen
  9. 13th Salary
Interested in this position? Forward your CV to careers@tickmill.eu
*Due to the great number of applications we receive for each of our open vacancies, we are unable to respond on an individual basis.