We are looking for a talented C++ developer to join our growing, cross-functional team working on our flagship trading system. The team embraces modern agile practices (Continuous Integration, ownership of process, automated testing, etc) which enables them to move fast and continuously improve. That is important to us because this product is the core execution management system used by the largest asset managers and hedge funds in the world. We cover trading in all asset classes, including Fixed Income, FX, Equities and Futures. We are seeing huge success with this product, and have big plans for the future, so we are looking to grow our development teams. As such, you’ll be working closely with our client services team to deliver an excellent product and experience for our new and existing clients.
We believe that a great coder can pick up any skills they need as they go. Here are just some of the tools and technology we use:
C++ 11/14/17, Boost, STL, Boost, GoogleTest, Git, Linux, CI, Python
We’re a friendly and relaxed bunch of people. We’re also really passionate about development:
10% time for working on personal projects and scratching itches. You will be free to spend half a day a week away from the core product development. Our developers do all sorts of cool stuff with this time: learning a new language / tech, developing prototypes, writing tools, open-source work etc.
Each development team defines its own process and they are constantly evolving and improving
We really like to look after our people, so our benefits include:
Free lunches on Fridays
Private Medical & Dental Insurance
Income Protection Insurance
Season Travel Ticket Loan
Cycle to Work Scheme
25 days annual leave
Founded in 1996, FlexTrade Systems is the global leader in broker-neutral algorithmic trading platforms and execution systems in equities, foreign exchange and listed derivatives.
FlexTrade introduced the first trading system that allowed clients to control and customize their propriety algorithms. FlexTrade allowed them to maintain the confidentiality of their trading strategies through a vendor-provided, broker-neutral platform. We now have a varied product suite that includes new trading systems, risk-management and analytical tools. Our client base includes over 175 buy- and sell-side firms, including many of the largest investment banks, hedge funds, asset managers, commodity trading advisors and institutional brokers.
Flextrade UK Ltd. conducts a pre-employment screening which consists of a
Criminal History Background and Credit Check for successful candidates.
Join our global team for the next stage of your professional career
FlexTrade is a global financial technology firm that serves the world’s most dynamic and innovative financial institutions by creating bespoke trading solutions giving them edge in today’s financial markets. Employing experts in every asset class, we work with intent and agility to bring our client’s multi-asset trading workflows to life.
With offices in North America, Europe and Asia, FlexTrade maintains an experienced staff of over 500 developers, programmers, strategists, and product specialists, who work hand-in-hand with our clients' technologists and traders to break new ground in the field of electronic trading.
FlexTrade is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills, and experience within our workforce.
WORK WITH A GLOBAL TEAM
OUR TEAM SERVICES CLIENTS ACROSS THE WORLD
ENGINEERS & DEVELOPERS
IN 9 COUNTRIES
PUSH THE BOUNDARIES
SOLUTIONS BUILT IN AN OPEN FRAMEWORK
The name FlexTrade is by design. We work in an open framework to ensure that we are pushing boundaries and delivering cutting-edge solutions to our clients. Think outside of the box and push innovation further
LEAD THE CHARGE
WORK DIRECTLY WITH WORLD-CLASS TRADING DESKS
Our development and client services team work with the largest investment banks, hedge funds, asset mangers, CTAs, and institutional investors in the world providing cutting-edge opportunities for your career growth. At FlexTrade you aren't just a resource on the team, we'll challenge you to take control and push boundaries.
GROW YOUR PERSONAL BRAND
DEVELOP YOUR SKILLS AND GIVE BACK
We encourage all of our employees to grow professionally and individually and promote personal and professional growth whether you are interested in training, networking, or volunteering.
Corporate Social Responsibility plays a big role in life at FlexTrade. We organize various ways for you to engage in charity activities during working hours and invest in personal causes through our partner, KIVA.