FPGA Engineer - Ultra Low Latency Trading Systems - URGENT HIRE
Location: London, United Kingdom
Internal Number: 20710151
Leading financial institution renowned for its electronic trading is seeking exceptional engineers to contribute to a groundbreaking low-latency trading platform in Electronic Trading.
Our client, an industry leader in electronic trading, offers a comprehensive suite of trading strategies leveraging historical analyses, quantitative models, and real-time market information to empower clients in navigating diverse market conditions.
The platform, designed for scalability and ultra-low latency, processes billions of transactions daily within the low microsecond range, ensuring minimal jitter.
In this collaborative environment, engineers play a pivotal role in designing, building, and maintaining this cutting-edge trading platform and the strategies it supports. The software engineered is of paramount importance, with real-time SLAs and the potential for significant financial and regulatory impact. Whether focused on platform implementation, ecosystem development, order management workflows, or crafting trading models and algorithms, engineers are instrumental in driving innovation and performance excellence.
Who They Are Looking For:
They are currrently seeking experienced engineers with a strong background in FPGA systems to join their team. The ideal candidates will design, build, and maintain the FPGA platform, focusing on performance optimization and interaction with hardware and infrastructure. They will participate in the full product lifecycle, collaborating with colleagues worldwide and adopting a data-driven approach to decision-making.
Bachelor???s or Master???s degree in computer science or a similar engineering field.
Extensive experience with SystemVerilog or a similar hardware description language.
Ability to create testbenches for HDL code validation, with experience in ModelSim being a plus.
Strong grasp of computer networks, particularly Ethernet and TCP/IP.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Excellent communication skills and the ability to work effectively in a team.
Experience in C/C++ programming and Linux environment.
Linux systems programming experience, with a focus on the networking stack.
Experience debugging live FPGA systems using signal tapping.
Knowledge of performance tuning for low latency.
Experience building APIs for complex systems' interactions.
Familiarity with global equities markets trading.
Research and implement best-in-class market data and order handling infrastructure on FPGAs.
Provide strategic direction to the firm's Direct Market Access offering in response to changing market regulations.
Understand market microstructure and implement changes to adapt to evolving markets.
Collaborate with clients, sales, trading, and regulatory teams on feature builds.
Utilize data to guide decision-making and develop or enhance tools for data collection.
If you feel that you are a strong fit for the role, please apply or reach out directly to: firstname.lastname@example.org