Durlston Partners

C++ Engineer – Amsterdam

Software Engineering
Up to €500k TC

C++ Developer – Market Connectivity – Amsterdam, Netherlands

Are you a passionate C++ Developer with a keen interest in High-Frequency Trading (HFT)? Durlston Partners are working with an Amsterdam-based proprietary trading firm seeking a talented individual to join our dynamic team as a C++ Developer focusing on market connectivity.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop, and maintain high-performance software solutions for market connectivity in the HFT domain.
  • Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams to ensure seamless integration with various trading platforms and exchanges.
  • Optimise code and algorithms to achieve ultra-low latency in trade execution.
  • Analyse and troubleshoot complex issues related to market data and trading connectivity.


  • Minimum 3 years of hands-on experience in C++ development, preferably in the HFT or finance industry.
  • Proficiency in developing low-latency, high-throughput systems.
  • Strong understanding of network protocols and market data feeds.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field.

Why Join Us:

  • Work in a stimulating environment with cutting-edge technology and access to the latest tools.
  • Collaborate within small, agile teams offering significant exposure and opportunities for professional growth.
  • Competitive compensation package including performance-based bonuses.

Happy to provide relocation packages for any strong candidates.

We will respond to all successful candidates shortlisted for this opportunity within 2 days and would advise all candidates to follow our LinkedIn company page for all the latest opportunities.