Leading prop market-making firm is seeking a talented C++ developer with great communication skills. With offices in Chicago, New York and London, they provide liquidity in a wide variety of financial instruments and asset classes. To do this they hire bright, independent thinkers to compete in the world's markets.
In this role you will join a highly experienced team, writing highly performant code in an agile, Linux environment. Using modern software tools, you will be focused on implementing and developing systems that contribute to the low-latency trading platform, including trade execution services, tick data infrastructure, exchange connections, GUIs and risk management systems.
This is a company that truly values the merits of their employees, where traders, quants and software engineers all work closely together in an open, collaborative environment. The successful Software Engineer will be self-motivated, an expert problem-solver, with a passion for the fast-paced environment of the trading industry.
Strong development skills in modern C++ (on Linux would be ideal)
Deep-level understanding of object-oriented programming & design
Solid experience of scripting languages, e.g. Python, Ruby
STEM degree from a top-tier institution
Experience of multithreading, real-time systems and socket programming
Experience in trading or finance is a big plus
Candidates must be based in the USA and have a valid working visa (H1B/Green Card)
Top of the market compensation package
Work with smart, motivated individuals where rewards are based on merit
Feel valued for your input; diverse ideas are actively encouraged
Plenty of opportunity to learn, progress and grow to your full potential
Contact If you feel you are a good match, please don't hesitate to get in touch with:
George James firstname.lastname@example.org +44 7377 667533 linkedin.com/in/george-james-1b005514a/