Senior Software Engineer - Hedge fund (FTE / 200K - 300K Base + Bonus)
at GuardX

Our partner is a global hedge fund and has retained us to help them search for talented Software Engineers that have predominantly come from strong Object Orientated Programming backgrounds in languages such as; Java, Python, and C++.

About the company

Well-known reputable hedge fund that has been well established for many years, gaining several awards as Best place to work, Winners of annual Hedge Fund Awards, and Winners of machine-learning competitions to name a few.

Why apply?

  • Great working environment & Supportive Culture (9am – 6pm hours)

  • Very attractive salaries, above market benefits + bonuses.

  • Breakout, private rooms, snack bars, with breathtaking office views.

  • Career defining role as the company is still looking to expand their Engineering team.

  • International career development programs.

  • Houston TX, (Complete relocation provided for out of state applicants).

  • No previous Finance or Hedge Fund experience required. 

The Engineering Group

The team is responsible for core development and currently consists of people that have come from Computer Science background from top universities such as; Rice university, Georgia Tech, Cal Tech, Virginia Tech, MIT, Stanford, Berkeley, Indian Institute of Technology, and Tsinghua University.

They're also known to be an elite bunch of people that have developed proprietary innovative systems that have be recognized globally using cloud computing, and sophisticated distributed systems.

Technical skills

  • 5+ years’ experience (Must come from a strong Architecture and Design background).

  • Entrepreneurial, think outside the square mindset

  • Strong understanding of data structures and algorithms.

  • Strong experience with Java (or other JVM languages), Python, or C++.

  • Demonstrated experience in large-scale systems.

  • Demonstrated experience with Object Oriented Programming languages

  • Design and develop scalable software 

  • Be self-motivated and take initiative!


  • Degree in Computer Science from a top university.

This is a great full-time opportunity within a global hedge fund that is making all the right moves to stay ahead of its competition whilst continuing to build bright careers.

This position is only available to candidates within the United States or Canada.

For a complete job description or confidential discussion, please feel free to call Anthony directly on 917.602.7578 or email Click "Apply Now"