software engineer

Open position

GHCO is one of the fastest-growing liquidity providers specialising in exchange traded funds (ETFs). We strive to create more transparent and accessible financial markets for all types of investors. We make ETFs accessible in worldwide by focusing on intelligent algorithmic trading, building a reliable market presence, and cultivating the expertise to price a wide range of products. We are a small team of expert traders and software engineers looking for bright, kind and passionate people who have an interest in advancing the state of the art in algorithmic trading. We are building a team with diverse perspectives, skills, passions and backgrounds. 

GHCO takes a holistic and collaborative approach to solving the firm’s core business problems. You won’t just write and review code – you’ll have responsibilities ranging from designing and implementing the software solutions and deliverables, and for communicating these decisions effectively and clearly.

Your skills and


  • 3-5 years experience with JavaFunctional programming experience is a bonus, we're also planning to use Rust in the next 3-6months
  • Familiarity with databases (e.g. SQL Server, Postgres)
  • Familiarity with developing, testing, or deploying with a Cloud Server Provider (e.g. AWS, GCP, Azure)
  • Experience using version control software (e.g. git)
  • Strong programming ability and testing mindset
a little bit

about you

  • You are dynamic and love challenging the status quo
  • You are curious and have a strong desire to solve challenging problems
  • You have an insatiable appetite to learn new skills and technologies
  • You collaborate and are eager to give and receive feedback
  • You have excellent written and verbal communication skills
as a software engineer

you will

be responsible for the implementation, operation, and maintenance of our trading systems. You will get involved in the trading and strategy development as well as improving our newly-built applications, thinking deeply about user and market interactions.

Here are some of the projects you could be working on: 

  • pricing and hedging models
  • trading risk and position monitoring
  • trading and strategy user interfaces
  • strategy configuration process
  • underlying high frequency automated trading platform
The expected


  • Competitive Salary
  • Career development opportunities
  • 25-day holidays + bank holidays
  • WFH policy covering all hardware requirements
  • Comprehensive pension plan
  • Private health insurance via Vitality Health
The unexpected


  • Casual work environment - no need for a suit, unless that’s your preferred attire
  • Free lunch delivered every day
  • Free breakfast from the company's kitchen
  • Regular team gatherings
  • 50% off gym membership via Vitality Health
  • Your birthday off

the team

Working at GHCO means more than just a job. You will develop lifelong friendships, learn new skills, discover new abilities and be part of something greater. To each one of us, GHCO stands for something different. Whether it’s diversity, creativity, support, commitment or career development, we all find meaning at GHCO.