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Strategy C++ Developer

Software Developer – Germany - €45k-€60k

Peracto’s client, a technology-driven propriety trading house, is seeking an enthusiastic Software Engineer to join their agile and creative development team.

As a Software Developer the successful candidate will be able to get involved in all the decision-making processes, ranging for the architecture design to the testing and deployment of the finished product. The role will also specifically deal with the development of trading systems, with a specific focus on performance, scalability and stability, development of powerful GUIs for real-time monitoring of global trade and development of procedures for risk control and mitigation. This is a great opportunity for someone to work in a casual working environment within a dynamic team in which tasks can be changed so that a variety of different activities in guaranteed.

Knowledge and Skills Required:

• Good University degree in a relevant subject (e.g. Computer Science).
• Several years of experience in professional software development is preferable.
• Good knowledge of OO design:
o C++
o PostgreSQL
o Unit Test
o Continuous Integration
o Qt
• Experience with Web Technologies would be beneficial.
• In-depth experience in performance optimisation.
• Strong attention to detail.

The Ideal Candidate:

• Must be willing and able to work within a team and have a desire and willingness to learn.
• Good German and English language skills in both speaking and writing.
• An enthusiasm for an agile way of working which will include quick decision-making.
• A passion to utilise your expertise to aid in the development of one of the most efficient trading strategies in the world.
• Have a passion for technology.

If this post matches your skillset, experience and career aspirations for your next move please contact James Carr by phone (+44 (0)20 7378 4482) or e-mail ( for more information and a confidential chat.

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