Developer – Algorithms

Mentmore are currently supporting a global organisation across a large-scale programme and seeking an experienced Algorithm Developer to come on board with extensive developing algorithm platform and middleware/kafka experiences.

Key responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute risk-adjusted trading strategies that support and advance the direction and vision of the platform.
  • You will be responsible to develop complex algorithms trading systems and platforms
  • Gathers documents, and analyses business needs and requirements.
  • You will solve business problems and if needed you will design technical solutions.
  • Algorithms trading
  • Middleware and Kafka
  • Work with the overall team to effectively maximize the organisations position and strategy.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with good senior-level stakeholder management soft skills and competencies.


Required skills:

  • Good business understanding from algorithmic trading
  • 5+ years’ experience in developing algorithms trading systems & platforms
  • Middleware, Kafka
  • Hands on experience on Algorithms platforms within Banks, FS, Utilities, Oil/Gas industries
  • Solid background in algorithms trading
  • Ability to code in one or more of the following languages: Java, C#, Python, JSON, XML, SQL or similar
  • Industry background: Banking & Financial Services, Trading, Utilities, Oil/Gas
  • Compensation- €700 - €900 p/d
  • LocationDüsseldorf, Germany
  • Schedulecontract