Head of Technology - Prop Trading

Posted on Sep 16, 2020 by Cititec Talent Limited

London, United Kingdom
Immediate Start
£100k - £130k Annual

Cititec is recruiting on behalf of a leading prop trading company in London who are looking for a Head of Technology to join them on a permanent basis. The successful candidate will be responsible for transforming, driving change, and owning the vision of this growing company.

Technology and research are at the forefront of this business and empowering their team to enhance trade opportunities. As such, they are looking for an experienced technical leader who can help shape their existing technical suite and create new systems in line with business requirements.
As Head of Technology, you will be responsible for managing a team of skilled developers and continue to build the team through strategic hires. In addition to this, you should be a tech enthusiast who can get stuck in code when need be and implement the best technologies for the project at hand.

We are looking for someone who comes from a very techy background and has a high-level view of system architecture and driving change considering the fast-paced work flow of high performing technology companies.

Most importantly, we are looking for a people person. Someone who has experience growing and nurturing team members to help them grow with the business.

Please see a list of requirements below:

  • CTO/Head of Technology experience
  • Programming background - someone who is capable of still being hands-on
  • Tech background either - C#, Python or Go
  • High-level Architecture experience
  • Team Management
  • Product knowledge - Commodities, FX, Equities
  • Experience in a similar role within an investment bank or trading company


Reference: 950022988

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