Maven is a proprietary trading and market making organisation formed in 2011. We employ the most talented traders, developers and engineers in the market, executing a diverse range of strategies across global equities and derivatives. We are the most active participant in many of the products we trade, contributing significant liquidity to markets around the world.
Maven has a culture that is relaxed and informal but highly rewarding of strong performance; there's no dress code, plenty of free food and regular social events. We have offices in London, Hong Kong and New York and will be opening a new Chicago office as part of our plans to expand our coverage of derivatives markets
Unleash your potential as a software engineer and attain exceptional developer skills. On our Technology Graduate Program, you will learn how to deliver high performance and ultra low latency software engineering solutions using Modern C++. You’ll achieve this through a combination of classroom sessions, real world projects and team rotations to broaden your experience working alongside some of the industry’s best developers.
We are looking for final year applicants from any STEM background with a particular interest in high performance programming to join our Graduate Technology Program.
What we are looking for:
Excellent programming skills in C++ with knowledge of Python or C#
Strong analytical skills with the ability to solve problems creatively
Strong communication skills and drive to work collaboratively
Self motivated and enthusiasm to learn new technologies
Curiosity to learn with a keen interest in financial markets
A bachelor's degree or higher in a quantitative field (minimum 2.1)
What we offer:
A great engineering environment whereby technology is key to our success
Direct exposure to and training from C++ experts
Opportunity to develop industry strength solutions within 3 months of your training program
The upside of start-up without the associated risks
Informal, friendly and highly rewarding culture with a relaxed dress code and frequent social events
Fast growing global firm where your work will have a significant impact