C++ Developer, Electronic Trading Strategies

Role Description

We are currently recruiting for a C++ Developer on our Electronic Trading Strategies (ETS) desk. ETS focuses on identifying signals in the market and developing strategies to capture the opportunities those signals represent. As a C++ Developer, you will...

  • Implement trading strategies in the U.S. Equities, Equity Derivatives, and cryptocurrencies markets, working side-by-side with traders and quantitative researchers, connecting ideas to the marketplace in the most optimal way.
  • Utilize, modify and extend the existing trading platform framework, used in production in the U.S. Equities and Equity Derivatives markets.
  • Provide production support, involving troubleshooting, bug fixes and performance improvements.
  • Undergraduate engineering degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering.
  • Elite proficiency in OOP, C++, templates, and multithreaded programming.
  • Fluency in the modern computing systems micro-architecture.
  • Demonstrated ability to match appropriate data structures & algorithms to solve specific problems.
  • Understanding of network programming APIs; direct use of sockets.
  • Experience designing/improving clean and re-usable frameworks.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience with B.S., 2 years with M.S.
Additional skills/experience that will reflect favorably
  • Automated trading systems development; e.g. feed handlers and/or order management systems.
  • Graduate degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering.
  • Financial market fluency.
  • Full product life-cycle development.
  • Low latency optimizations.

You must reference job code on your submission correspondence: CPP ETS.

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