Durlston Partners

Algo Trading Software Engineer

Finance, Quantitative Developer, Software Engineering, Systematic Trading & Research
Up to £150k Base + Bonus
Software Engineer (C++ and Python) to build out the Trading & Research platform of a Global Quantitative and Systematic Hedge Fund.

This is an opportunity for a Software Engineer highly proficient in C++ and skilled in Python to work on the Algo Trading and Research systems that were responsible for more than doubling this Hedge Fund’s ROI in 2021 and continue to bring them world-leading returns.

As a C++/Python Developer on the Algo Trading Development team, you will work alongside Traders and Quants to run and support strategies. As a result, this is a perfect opportunity for an engineer looking to gain deep and broad knowledge of electronic and algorithmic trading, as well as backtesting and data management systems. This team welcomes those who strive to innovate and is looking for a developer who will bring new ideas and a willingness to experiment with new technologies to the table.

This firm has 5 offices around the world and prides itself in being first and foremost scientifically driven, combining data, research and technology to achieve high returns across their global presence.


  • Highly Proficient in C++ and Python
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Knowledge of real-time systems, high performance computing (& quantitative application is an advantage)
  • Experience in algo trading is a plus


To register your interest in this role, please submit a CV. 

Please email gabriella@durlstonpartners.com to refer a friend or to arrange a discreet call to discuss the full range of roles Durlston Partners has to offer.