Expert Trading Software Engineer - Amsterdam/Paris

IT | Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands

Job description

-- Direct applications from locally based candidates only (no agencies) --

WEBB Traders is a fast-growing, global proprietary trading company, driven by data and technology. We act as a market maker, using our own capital to trade on global stock and derivatives exchanges. By leveraging a large network of interdealer brokers and the latest advancements in electronic trading technology, we add liquidity to the financial markets specialized in cash equity and derivatives.

Since our very first trade in 2009, WEBB’s headquarters have been based in Amsterdam, nowadays supported by a strong presence in Paris. With our 70 employees of over 25 different nationalities, we are united in our great ambition to grow WEBB into a global leader in arbitrage and liquidity.

Join us to accelerate your career in the unique trading culture of openness, community, enjoyment, and boundary-free entrepreneurship.

We are looking for an industry expert to help us bootstrap the process of building a competitive, proprietary trading software stack.

What do we offer?

  • The unique opportunity to build up a highly competitive trading infrastructure together with other industry experts
  • Be part of a fast growing and ambitious company
  • A competitive reward package
  • Healthy lunch at the office
  • Free sport facility
  • Travel costs reimbursement
  • Fun activities with colleagues on regular basis
  • Great office in the center of vibrant Amsterdam


Who are you?

  • Software engineer with 5+ years’ experience within the trading industry
  • Expert C++, database, systems and networking skills
  • Track record of increasingly significant impact
  • Strong appreciation for the need to keep things simple
  • Insatiable drive to understand everything
  • Team player who enjoys sharing knowledge and helping others thrive

Application process

  • Apply on our WEBB site.
  • Online interview to meet and align on expectations
  • Nail the technical test
  • Visit our office
  • Accept our offer!


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