• €65,000
  • Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
  • Permanent, Full time
  • LIFT International
  • 2019-03-21
  • Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
  • €65,000
  • Full time

Trading Systems Engineer

Are you a proven engineer ready for the financial services industry?

Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands.

The importance of this position is to sustain production. Therefore this includes providing immediate solutions to trading related IT issues, executing in-depth analyses of the performances of the system in order to anticipate and prevent any issues, close collaboration with all teams to maximize efficiency of operations and relevant systems.

Your profile

You will be able to come in and hit the ground-running in this position due to your flexible mindset, enthusiasm, and your confidence in your coding abilities. Moreover, as a fast learner you do not shy away from a challenge. Furthermore, you appreciate seeing the product of your work develop, which is actively encouraged through the close collaboration with the traders and product managers. It is therefore imperative you are able to comprehend their perspective and translate this effectively into the desired technical improvements.

Your profile may look something as follows:

  • A Degree in a STEM subject;
  • Approximately 2 years experience in a similar, relevant position;
  • Knowledge of scripting languages (Python, Bash, or Shell);
  • Knowledge of Linux systems;
  • Knowledge of various networking practices;
  • An interest in financial markets, preferably relevant experience in the aforementioned industry.


Company profile

A Professional Utopia. The Forefront of Derivatives Trading Worldwide. A Bulging Arsenal of Technology. Financial Prowess. Exceptional Employee Recognition Practices. World Class Talent from All Corners of the Globe.

The brain of this animal is meticulously crafted through a sublime combination of market knowledge inherent to Amsterdam along with consistently illustrious additions to the team. Amsterdam, as one of the oldest derivative markets in the world, boasts incredible returns to scale as a result of the well-established infrastructures laying the groundwork for impeccable efficiency and impressive output. Amsterdam shows its teeth - the world whimpers in fear.

A body’s full potential cannot be observed without equally impressive tools to carry out the intellectual capacity and creativity. The muscles of this company, the assortment of technology, bulge through this body’s shirt, catching the eye of many, yet only attainable to some.

The impressive performances such a body demonstrates, require a disrespectful quantity of calories. Of course, its energy consumption is supported by a grand, yet sustained, source of financial capital. The energy radiates off of this beast and, for those close to this majestic creature, a warm aura captures them.

All in all, a remarkable critter.

If you are interested, please send a copy of your CV in Word format and a short motivation to  Tjeerd.Braunius@liftinternational.eu