Python Engineer | Understanding Recruitment

Python Engineer

  • £90000 - £110000 per annum
  • Rotterdam, South Holland
  • Permanent

Python Engineer - Algorithmic Trading Opportunities at a Revolutionary Company!

We're seeking talented Python Engineers to join an exceptional team at a well-funded and rapidly growing algorithmic trading company. Their mission is to revolutionize the industry, and they're looking for individuals at all levels of seniority to be part of this exciting journey. Whether you're an experienced professional or just starting out, they have a place for you in our collaborative, innovative, and supportive work environment.


  • Collaborate closely with higtheirh-performance, multidisciplinary team to make a significant impact.
  • Help shape the architecture and establish high-quality standards for their tech infrastructure.
  • Design and develop robust, low-latency, high-throughput trading systems.
  • Take ownership of trading activities and ensure optimal execution of significant monthly volume.
  • Contribute to the continuous development and optimization of our trading systems.
  • Collaborate with researchers to address complex challenges in optimal execution.


  • Solid foundation in Python with a strong passion for algorithmic trading.
  • Knowledge of additional languages like Rust is advantageous.
  • Strong engineering instincts and deep understanding of Python language fundamentals.
  • Familiarity with numerical programming and a scientific mindset.
  • Understanding of trading exchanges, market microstructure, and connectivity.
  • Experience with async/concurrent/multi-threaded and shared memory programming.
  • Familiarity with blockchains, Web 3.0, or L2s is a plus.
  • Appreciation for clean code, well-architected systems, and continuous improvement.
  • Strong sense of ownership, accountability, and a desire for personal growth.
  • Ability to adapt and quickly learn new technologies.


  • Competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits package.
  • Opportunities for career growth and advancement in algorithmic trading.
  • Access to cutting-edge hardware and high-performance tools.
  • Emphasis on work-life balance with generous annual leave.
  • Meaningful equity scheme available!

About Us: "We are a dynamic algorithmic trading company driven by a passion for transforming the industry. Founded by experts from renowned algorithmic trading houses and exchanges, we are committed to building the next generation of trading technologies. Our diverse team values collaboration, innovation, and pushing boundaries."

Keywords: Python, Rust, Trading, Algorithms, Databases, Blockchain.

Understanding Recruitment is the agency handling these Python Engineer positions.

James Cockburn Python Recruitment Consultant

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