Experienced Core Software Engineer

IT | Amsterdam, Netherlands

Job description


WEBB Traders is a fast-growing global proprietary trading company and market maker active in electronic trading on international financial markets, driven by data and technology. We are entrepreneurial and innovative - embracing teamwork and creativity. Our headquarters is in Amsterdam city center and is supported by a broader European presence from where the regional and US markets are traded.

WEBB Traders is looking for software engineers who take pride in building and maintaining a company’s software backbone on which all other processes rely. Come and build robust, high-quality, high-performance components and data pipelines at the heart of our infrastructure!

Keywords: Back-end, distributed systems, data flows, control processes, C++, Python, SQL, GCP

We offer

  • The unique opportunity to help build up a highly competitive trading firm together with industry experts
  • To be part of a fast-growing company
  • A competitive reward package
  • Healthy lunch at the office
  • Free sport facility
  • Travel costs reimbursement
  • Fun activities with colleagues on regular basis


Who are you?

  • Software engineer with 2-5 years’ experience building real-time (big) data systems
  • Mastery of relevant programming languages (C++, Python, SQL)
  • Conscious of impact of software decisions on resources (system and network)
  • Strong appreciation for the need to keep things simple
  • Insatiable drive to understand everything
  • Team player who enjoys sharing knowledge and helping others thrive
  • Track record of increasingly significant impact

(Experience in the trading industry not needed)

Application process

  • Apply on our WEBB site.
  • Please share with us your motivation to work with us and why you think you are the right person for this job.
  • Online interviews through which you prove your worth and we align on mutual expectations.
  • Nail the technical assessment.
  • Accept our offer!


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