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(Archived) Senior C++ Software Programming Engineer

Last Updated: 11/25/22

Job Description

Job description:

Senior C++ Software Programming Engineer

Chicago, Hybrid

This hybrid role requires a candidate local to the Chicagoland area.

This opportunity requires candidate to have financial services industry experience.

Must be US Citizen or Green Card. Must be COVID-19 vaccinated. No relocation. No sponsorship.

About The Role:

We are looking for a Senior C++ Software Engineer to join our growing team. You will focus on developing our next-generation trading platform where performance and flexibility are the cornerstones of our solution. Through a highly collaborative approach, you will work on various areas of the tech stack, includingtrading strategies, order routing, market data, etc.

What Youll Do:

  • The ideal candidate is passionate about leveraging technology to solve complex technical problems in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.
  • Design and develop complex algorithmic trading systems and drive the delivery of our next-generation platform.
  • Build and maintain ultra-low-latency trading strategies and trading tools.
  • Proactively look for areas to improve our existing system, reducing complexity and improving performance.
  • Work directly with team members to incorporate enhancements, design solutions, and implement new trading applications in a clean, concise way that continues to decrease latency for execution edge.

What Were Looking For:

  • BS or MS degree in Computer Science or STEM-related field of study.
  • 5+ years of hands-on C++ programming experience and knowledge in the following areas:
    • Distributed systems, multi-threaded programming, and operating system optimization
    • Developing low latency / high message rates systems
    • Writing multi-threaded / concurrent applications
    • Linux (CentOS or Ubuntu experience is a plus) and libraries such as STL or Boost
    • Python or a similar scripting language
    • SQL queries, updates, table creation, and basic database maintenance
  • Strong communication, analytical and problem-solving skills, with a natural tendency to share knowledge with others and work collaboratively.
  • Strong organizational skills, including the ability to effectively plan and prioritize time to meet deadlines.
  • Self-motivated and able to take ownership of projects and responsibilities.
  • Able to handle pressure and time constraints with composure.

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Qualifications:

What Were Looking For:

  • BS or MS degree in Computer Science or STEM-related field of study.
  • 5+ years of hands-on C++ programming experience and knowledge in the following areas:
    • Distributed systems, multi-threaded programming, and operating system optimization
    • Developing low latency / high message rates systems
    • Writing multi-threaded / concurrent applications
    • Linux (CentOS or Ubuntu experience is a plus) and libraries such as STL or Boost
    • Python or a similar scripting language
    • SQL queries, updates, table creation, and basic database maintenance
  • Strong communication, analytical and problem-solving skills, with a natural tendency to share knowledge with others and work collaboratively.
  • Strong organizational skills, including the ability to effectively plan and prioritize time to meet deadlines.
  • Self-motivated and able to take ownership of projects and responsibilities.
  • Able to handle pressure and time constraints with composure.
Why is This a Great Opportunity:

Well established global principal trading firm. Great opportunity and growth potential.

Salary Type : Annual Salary

Salary Min : 150000

Salary Max : 190000

Currency Type : US Dollars

Company Details

Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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