Junior Trading Systems Engineer at Da Vinci Derivatives


As a Systems Performance Engineer at Da Vinci, you’ll work closely with a fun team of skilled researchers, traders and developers. Our engineers are key to making sure our in-house trading system maintain its high performance and runs efficiently at all times.
Da Vinci offers an exciting and dynamic work environment, where employees are given the freedom to come up with great ideas and the space to push these to completion. This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to be part of a successful and fast-growing company.


  • Manage the configuration of our trading system with a keen eye on resource management, latency and performance planning
  • Implement solutions to monitor and alert effectively, making sure we spot potential issues before they happen
  • Investigate and solve production issues, as well as classify symptoms, identify trends and structurally fix root causes
  • Collaborate with the Performance Engineers to get the most out of our systems
  • Work closely with developers, helping write code and scripts and improving our CI/CD process


  • Strong communication skills and an intrinsic desire to help others
  • Investigative and problem-solving mindset, leaving no stone unturned to get to the bottom of any issue
  • Ability to identify underlying root causes and fix recurring issues once and for all
  • Desire to structure, automate and optimise tools and processes
  • Strong affinity for technology, computers and networks
  • A ‘get it done’ mindset, even if that means having to occasionally work outside of regular business hours


  • An opportunity to learn from the best in the field
  • Base salary starting at EUR 60K with possibility to grow quickly
  • Excellent variable pay based on your own and the firm’s performance
  • Outstanding performance is also rewarded with shareholding in the company
  • A relocation package when moving from abroad, including flight coverage, temporary accommodation upon arrival, house-finding service and expat support
  • Meals during work hours
  • Pension scheme
  • Social events and after-work drinks
  • Reimbursement of travel costs
  • Sponsored gym membership
  • In-house game room (pool table, board games and console games)

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