Financial Technology

Financial Technology

Selby Jennings: Your Leading recruiter for Financial Technology in Germany

Selby Jennings is a leading specialist talent partner for banking and financial services. Our global Financial Technology team provides permanent, contract, and multi-hire FinTech recruitment from our office in Germany.

For more than 15 years, clients and candidates have had peace of mind that their Financial Technology recruitment process is in safe hands. As the high use of mobile devices and technology-based applications increases demand for financial and banking solutions, now is the best time to team up with an experienced talent partner.

From streamlining processes and upskilling workforces to staying cutting edge by employing flexible work models, we advise enterprise leaders on when to strike and how. We also provide expert insight to Fintech professionals on benchmarking salaries in Singapore and assist them through their career moves.

If you’re interested in securing the very best Financial Technology talent in Germany or you’re a professional looking for Fintech jobs, the Selby Jennings Financial Technology team connects exceptional talent to industry-leading clients.


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Benefits of working with the Selby Jennings Financial Technology team in Germany

We are a specialist talent partner. Among the many benefits of working with Selby Jennings’ global Financial Technology team are:

Experience

We have nearly 20 years of experience as a leading talent partner in financial sciences & services in Germany.

​Network

A vast network of the best, in-demand professionals, working with large German financial institutions to innovative fintech start-ups and beyond.​

​Knowledge

Our award-winning talent specialists offer bespoke, tailored guidance on the latest German hiring trends and industry news to help you achieve your goals.

At Selby Jennings, we take pride in nurturing partnerships that are built on trust, integrity, and mutual growth. We aim to deliver personalized solutions crafted to match your particular needs, with flexible options that respect your hiring practices. Whether it's fast-tracking vital positions or creating strategic talent acquisition plans, we have the know-how and resources to get results. Share your vacancy with us today to start the process.

Take the initiative to resolve your talent shortage by completing our form today. Our team is excited about the prospect of discussing how we can assist your organization in efficiently addressing your Financial Technology hiring needs.

Financial Technology Jobs

Lead Software Engineer

Company Summary: Founded over 10 years ago, we strive to create and maintain platforms by using powerful and innovative computing systems to increase accuracy, scalability and effectiveness. Whether your strengths lie in hardware, software, or both, you can find an area to succeed with us. As a Lead Software Engineer, your talents will be used both in technical and leadership aspects. Not only will you be leading and mentoring fellow software engineers, but you will also utilize skills including C applications through Linux systems, processing high-throughput functions, and networking data. The Lead Software Engineer will be responsible for: Applying your extensive experience in programming to improve upon high-speed computing and online trading. Improving upon the performance and guidance of development, design, and debugging of applications to process data. Communicating with customers that are making use of the products that you will develop and maintain. Leading teams of fellow software engineers to encourage, mentor, and improve our culture, to promote continuous learning and teamwork across the company. The Lead Software Engineer should have the following qualifications: BS or MS in either Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or other related fields. Around 3 to 10 years of applicable work experience. Expertise in the development of Linux Systems Strong skills in programming using C applications, preferably C++. Socket programming proficiency and TCP expertise A passion for software development that is effective, elegant, and clean. Benefits include: Casual dress code Team events Free food and beverages Gym and pool access

US$100001 - US$200000 per year
Boston
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Data Engineer - Markit EDM

We have a current opportunity for a Data Engineer - Markit EDM on a permanent basis. The position will be based in Boston. For further information about this position please apply.

Negotiable
Boston
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Full Stack Developer

We have a current opportunity for a Full Stack Developer on a permanent basis. The position will be based in Boston. What You'll Do: Collaborate with a talented team of developers, designers, and product managers to create exceptional web applications. Develop back-end components using Python frameworks like FastAPI and Django, ensuring optimal performance and security. Design and implement responsive front-end interfaces using React and other modern web development technologies. Utilize your expertise in AWS to deploy, monitor, and scale applications effectively. Problem-solve and innovate, contributing fresh ideas to enhance the user experience and drive technical excellence. What You Bring: Strong proficiency in Python and experience with FastAPI and Django. Front-end development skills using React or similar frameworks. Proven track record of working with AWS services for deployment, monitoring, and scaling. A passion for creating clean, efficient, and well-documented code. Collaborative mindset with excellent communication skills. [Any additional skills relevant to your company's tech stack or values.]

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Boston
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Network Engineer

As a Network Engineer, you will be at the forefront of designing and managing network solutions that rely on Linux systems and C programming. Your responsibilities will encompass: Network Infrastructure: Design, configure, and maintain network infrastructure, ensuring seamless integration with Linux-based systems. Linux Expertise: Leverage your in-depth understanding of Linux operating systems to optimize network performance and security within Linux environments. C Programming: Develop custom tools and scripts using C programming to enhance network automation, monitoring, and performance analysis. Network Security: Implement and maintain robust security measures to safeguard network data and ensure compliance with industry standards. Troubleshooting: Diagnose and resolve network issues, working closely with cross-functional teams to minimize downtime and maintain high availability. Collaboration: Partner with software engineers and developers to design and deploy network solutions that align with software requirements. Documentation: Maintain comprehensive documentation of network architecture, configurations, and troubleshooting procedures. Emerging Technologies: Stay up-to-date with industry trends and emerging technologies to drive innovation within the network engineering space. Qualifications: To excel in this role, you should possess the following qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field. Proven experience as a Network Engineer, with a strong focus on Linux systems and C programming. Proficiency in Linux administration, including command-line tools, system configurations, and shell scripting. Solid understanding of networking protocols, routing, and switching technologies. Expertise in C programming to develop network tools, automation scripts, and performance monitoring applications. Familiarity with network security best practices and tools. Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to troubleshoot complex network issues. Excellent communication skills for collaborating with technical and non-technical stakeholders.

Negotiable
Boston
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Software Engineer II

We have a current opportunity for a Software Engineer II on a permanent basis. The position will be based in Boston. For further information about this position please apply.

Negotiable
Boston
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Full Stack Angular Engineer

About the Firm: A top-tier bank has invested heavily in cutting-edge technology and is seeking an experienced full-stack engineer to help design and develop customer-facing cloud-based applications. About the Job: This developer will cross-collaborate with engineering teams and stakeholders within the firm to create new products from the ground up and deliver top-tier business-critical solutions. You will also ensure that web products allow a seamless user experience across devices. This is an opportunity to work with modern technology and directly impact the success of the company. Compensation: $180,000-250,000 Qualifications: A degree or higher from a prestigious computer science institution with *above a 3.5 GPA* Fluent in Angular and .NET 10+ years of full-stack development Experience with ASP.NET Web APIs to build Restful APIS 5+ years of experience using Git, TFS/Azure DevOps Benefits: Gym membership Exceptional medical benefits Competitive 401k .

Negotiable
United States of America
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Quantitative Researcher (Options desk)

About Us: A leading prop trading firm known for its innovative investment strategies and commitment to delivering superior returns. They specialize in futures and options trading and are currently seeking a highly skilled and motivated Quantitative Researcher to join their dynamic team. Job Description: Utilize sophisticated statistical techniques for the creation of models employed in forecasting, selecting strategies, and constructing portfolios. Apply quantitative approaches within the realm of financial engineering to craft algorithmic solutions, perform complex data modeling, and create visualizations. Employ machine learning expertise to refine and adjust algorithms for optimal data processing. Key Responsibilities: Quantitative Research: Conduct in-depth quantitative research to identify trading opportunities in futures and options markets. Develop, test, and refine trading models and strategies. Data Analysis: Collect and analyze market data, historical prices, and relevant economic indicators to inform trading decisions. Model Development: The quantitative researcher will build and maintain sophisticated mathematical and statistical models to predict market movements and optimize trading strategies. Risk Management: Implement risk management techniques to control exposure and ensure portfolio stability. Collaboration: Collaborate with portfolio managers, traders, and other team members to refine trading strategies and enhance performance. Monitoring and Reporting: Continuously monitor the performance of trading strategies and provide regular reports to senior management. Research Innovation: Stay up-to-date with the latest developments in quantitative research and trading technology, and integrate new insights and tools into our strategies. Qualifications: Ph.D. in a quantitative discipline such as mathematics, statistics, finance, physics, or related field preferred. Strong expertise in quantitative research, statistical analysis, and mathematical modeling. Proven experience in futures and options trading strategies. Proficiency in programming languages such as Python, or C++. Knowledge of financial instruments, derivatives, and risk management. Excellent problem-solving skills and a detail-oriented mindset. Strong communication skills and the ability to work effectively in a team. Self-motivated and able to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment. Previous experience within equities or commodities working on options strategies. Benefits: Competitive salary and performance-based bonuses. Health, dental, and retirement benefits. Opportunities for professional development and training. A collaborative and intellectually stimulating work environment. Exposure to cutting-edge quantitative research and trading strategies.

US$150000 - US$250000 per year + Performance Based Bonus
New York
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DevOps Engineer - Trading Platform

Responsibilities: Develop, manage, and scale the AWS infrastructure to ensure optimal performance and security for our production trading infrastructure. Collaborate with the development team to streamline software delivery, enabling continuous integration and deployment. Automate processes using Python, enhancing efficiency and reducing manual efforts. Requirements: Proven experience as a DevOps Engineer in a similar role. Strong knowledge of AWS cloud services. Proficiency in Python scripting and automation. Experience in managing Linux based infrastructure. Familiarity with databases (SQL & NoSQL), web servers (Apache, Nginx). Knowledge of implementing robust security measures. Why join? Be part of the exciting world of cryptocurrency trading within the stability of a well-established hedge fund. Work with a team of dedicated professionals in a supportive and collaborative environment. Competitive salary package and growth opportunities. If you're passionate about cryptocurrency, eager to solve complex problems, and have a deep understanding of DevOps methodologies, I'd love to hear from you!

Negotiable
Zug
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Senior Python Developer (Lead) - Commodities Trading

Senior Python Developer (Lead) - Commodities Trading Leading Commodities Trading Firm (€66bn market cap) Location: London, UK Salary: £80,000 basic + bonus Hybrid: 8 days per month (flexible) Our client are a prominent player in the energy sector, actively engaged in exploration, production, transportation, and marketing of oil and natural gas. They boast a substantial market capitalisation of €66 billion and an impressive €100 billion turnover. They are seeking a Senior Python Developer to handle all aspects of software development life-cycle, and will be crucial to building out the development team down the line! In this role, you will play a pivotal part in their innovative projects within the trading sector, covering crude oil, refined products, biofuels, and shipping. While your focus will primarily be on the Front and Middle Office teams, you'll have the opportunity to engage with various aspects of the business. Responsibilities Establishing, managing, and growing an in-house development team. Defining and maintaining the technical landscape and architecture for Python technologies. Crafting a technology strategy and roadmap for Python technologies, monitoring and maintaining delivery and coding standards. Collaborating with Business Analysts, Business teams, and centralised IT functions within the organisation to set and uphold technical standards, design, develop, and support solutions. Shaping the technology landscape, architecture, processes, and governance for Python-related technologies. Working closely with Business Analysis teams to define technical solutions and produce technical documentation. Developing, delivering, and supporting solutions, including participation in testing and user acceptance testing. Providing support for live solutions in a Production environment, especially for high-priority and critical issues. Managing relationships with third-party service providers to enhance support quality for end-users of trading applications. Leading recruitment efforts and managing the growth of the in-house development team. Offering feedback to Business Analysis teams to improve IT processes and technology alignment with business needs. Actively seeking opportunities to enhance existing processes and technology. Designing and developing high-quality, long-term solutions, including design, documentation, development, testing, and maintenance of applications. Building relationships with Business technical teams to foster development within a defined framework and quality. Ensuring the utilisation of the best and most appropriate technologies. Qualifications A university degree in a STEM subject or equivalent work experience. At least ten years' experience working as a developer and at least five years working with Python (some flexibility on a case-by-case basis) Previous experience in full-stack development and end-to-end project delivery. Expertise in big data processing, Python, REST APIs, ETL processes, Python-SQL integration, and interaction with MS Office applications. Desirable skills including knowledge of ML libraries, web development frameworks, text manipulation, and data visualisation libraries. Familiarity with other programming languages such as Java and JS. Knowledge of Commodity and/or Energy markets, particularly Oil, Refined Products, and Biofuels. Understanding of the trade life-cycle, including trade capture, validation, and valuation. Experience in technical process and governance design and implementation. Strong familiarity with the software development life-cycle and documentation skills. Previous experience in team management, including mentoring and development of junior personnel. Proficiency in written and spoken English; knowledge of Italian is advantageous. If you are passionate about Python development, thrive in a challenging environment, and are ready to make a significant impact within a leading energy company, we encourage you to apply now for immediate consideration! Your application will be handled confidentially.

Negotiable
London
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Lead Software Engineer

Company Summary: Founded over 10 years ago, we strive to create and maintain platforms by using powerful and innovative computing systems to increase accuracy, scalability and effectiveness. Whether your strengths lie in hardware, software, or both, you can find an area to succeed with us. As a Lead Software Engineer, your talents will be used both in technical and leadership aspects. Not only will you be leading and mentoring fellow software engineers, but you will also utilize skills including C applications through Linux systems, processing high-throughput functions, and networking data. The Lead Software Engineer will be responsible for: Applying your extensive experience in programming to improve upon high-speed computing and online trading. Improving upon the performance and guidance of development, design, and debugging of applications to process data. Communicating with customers that are making use of the products that you will develop and maintain. Leading teams of fellow software engineers to encourage, mentor, and improve our culture, to promote continuous learning and teamwork across the company. The Lead Software Engineer should have the following qualifications: BS or MS in either Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or other related fields. Around 3 to 10 years of applicable work experience. Expertise in the development of Linux Systems Strong skills in programming using C applications, preferably C++. Socket programming proficiency and TCP expertise A passion for software development that is effective, elegant, and clean. Benefits include: Casual dress code Team events Free food and beverages Gym and pool access

US$100001 - US$200000 per year
Boston
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Software Engineer II

We have a current opportunity for a Software Engineer II on a permanent basis. The position will be based in Boston. For further information about this position please apply.

Negotiable
Boston
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Network Engineer

As a Network Engineer, you will be at the forefront of designing and managing network solutions that rely on Linux systems and C programming. Your responsibilities will encompass: Network Infrastructure: Design, configure, and maintain network infrastructure, ensuring seamless integration with Linux-based systems. Linux Expertise: Leverage your in-depth understanding of Linux operating systems to optimize network performance and security within Linux environments. C Programming: Develop custom tools and scripts using C programming to enhance network automation, monitoring, and performance analysis. Network Security: Implement and maintain robust security measures to safeguard network data and ensure compliance with industry standards. Troubleshooting: Diagnose and resolve network issues, working closely with cross-functional teams to minimize downtime and maintain high availability. Collaboration: Partner with software engineers and developers to design and deploy network solutions that align with software requirements. Documentation: Maintain comprehensive documentation of network architecture, configurations, and troubleshooting procedures. Emerging Technologies: Stay up-to-date with industry trends and emerging technologies to drive innovation within the network engineering space. Qualifications: To excel in this role, you should possess the following qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field. Proven experience as a Network Engineer, with a strong focus on Linux systems and C programming. Proficiency in Linux administration, including command-line tools, system configurations, and shell scripting. Solid understanding of networking protocols, routing, and switching technologies. Expertise in C programming to develop network tools, automation scripts, and performance monitoring applications. Familiarity with network security best practices and tools. Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to troubleshoot complex network issues. Excellent communication skills for collaborating with technical and non-technical stakeholders.

Negotiable
Boston
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