High Frequency Trading Software Developer

Gandhinagar Gurgaon

NK Securities Research is a leading proprietary trading firm that leverages cutting edge technology and sophisticated algorithms to trade the financial markets. Founded in 2011, we have gained invaluable experience in the field of High Frequency Trading across different asset classes.


We are looking for a High Frequency Trading Software Developer. As a Software Developer you would:

  • Implement high frequency automated trading systems
  • Optimize trading systems by using networks and systems programming
  • Do Research and Development of algorithms to reduce the latency of trading systems
  • Build risk-management and performance-tracking tools
  • Own and be responsible for modules including research, design, development, deployment, optimization and support


The ideal requirements for our candidates are:

  • A degree in Computer Science, Mathematics or Engineering from the top IITs
  • A strong background in C/C++ programming, object-oriented programming, data structures and algorithms
  • Working knowledge of Linux
  • Working knowledge of python and shell scripting
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities
  • Excellent communication skills

Any of the following is a plus:

  • An understanding of TCP/IP and Ethernet
  • Familiarity with parallel programming models and parallel algorithms
  • Experience in HFT industry
  • Financial experience is not required but an interest in financial markets is a plus.


  • NK Securities Research offers compensation above industry standards for deserving candidates. Exceptional performance is rewarded with a handsome variable bonus going up to 100% of the fixed compensation. We are a fast-growing organisation where there is no ceiling on the career trajectory of an individual. The startup style governance of the firm enables the newest employees to work with industry veterans. Our focus is on a premium quality of life and we encourage everyone in the firm to thrive in all aspects of their lives.


  • Five weeks of paid vacation
  • Monthly after work parties
  • Catered meals
  • International team outing

Please fill the google form in addition to the information below for the post of HFT Software Developer: https://forms.gle/YVe4wLAUXFNedWNZ9

Note: Filling the google form will help us in processing your application faster.

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