Software Developer – Quant Trading


Cambridge Quantum Computing is seeking to expand the team of its London office and is looking for an enthusiastic C++ and Python developer, with good experience of using Linux, for development of our flagship quantitative trading software suite.

The successful candidate will be confident with object-oriented concepts in both languages, will demonstrate an understanding of basic principles of code optimisation, will be willing to learn, and will be comfortable working alongside a fast-moving development team. Mentoring will be provided to ensure that the candidate rapidly becomes knowledgeable of every component of our software suite.


Key Requirements

  • Graduate in Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics or associated quantitative discipline
  • Knowledge of Python 3, C++14.
  • Experience in developing on Linux
  • A good knowledge of object-oriented programming
  • A passion for approaching complex problems with the goal to design and deliver novel practical solutions.
  • Proficiency in English.

Desirable Skills

  • Experience with Cython or SWIG
  • Database experience with PostgreSQL
  • Familiarity with working with remote servers and cloud computing platforms.

  • Experience in collaborative software development and version-control-systems (git).


All candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

The successful candidate will be compensated with a highly competitive salary and will join the company’s attractive share option and bonus scheme.

Applicants should send a CV with cover note to [email protected]

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The Cambridge Union Society Building
9a Bridge Street
Cambridge, CB2 1UB
United Kingdom

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