Software Engineer (Security Team)

Software Engineering London, United Kingdom


Software engineering and the security of our software are central to the success of our business, and as such we are looking to expand our Secure Architecture function. The team is responsible for engineering and maintaining security applications, developing security libraries and controls, integrating third party technologies and maturing engineering & quality practices within both our Security and Software divisions.

We are looking for the world's foremost engineers and take recruitment of the best talent very seriously. Most of our systems are written in C# but we also have specialist teams using C++, Java and F#. We also utilise modern web, distributed and big data technologies, so we have a broad range of software & security engineering challenges for the right person.

This is an opportunity to be part of our journey to build a world-leading software engineering practice. We are working hard to embed a Continuous Improvement culture & philosophy across the organisation and are striving to learn from the best practitioners in the industry.

Who are we looking for?

Our team is made up of highly skilled engineers, architects and security specialists from a wide range of backgrounds and experience levels. You will be an intelligent, capable and hands-on software engineer who has an excellent academic background, a genuine interest in both software technology & computer security and a willingness to crosstrain to develop your security experience.

You will demonstrate a proven ability to engineer high-quality software in an OO language and have an appreciation of modern development practices & architectures, CompSci fundamentals & data structures, as well as knowledge of platform internals.

The Company

G-Research is a leading quantitative research and technology company. We use scientific techniques, big data and world-class technology to predict future movements in financial markets, and we develop the platform to deploy these ideas globally across multiple asset classes. We offer a dynamic, flexible and highly stimulating environment where good ideas are prized and rewarded.

Why should you apply?

This is a unique opportunity to maintain and develop your Software Engineering skills whilst transitioning your skillset into the highly sought after Security arena.

We solve incredibly difficult problems using the best tools available for the job, and are rapidly extending the use of new technologies.

Excellent growth and advancement opportunities.

Relaxed environment with a relaxed informal dress code.

Great work/life balance with fantastic benefits package including comprehensive healthcare and life assurance, 25 days holiday, contributory pension scheme, cycle scheme, gym subsidy, monthly company events and many more!

Market-leading compensation plus annual discretionary bonus.