Job Details


Software Developer (C++)

Job Info:


Category: Development
Company Description: Prop Trading Firm Specializing in Quantitative and High Frequency Strategies
Salary: Highly Competitive, Depending on Experience
Position Type: Permanent
Location:
Job Number: 8554

Job Description:


Our client, a high-frequency proprietary trading firm founded in 1998, seeks software developers for our Core Engineering team who are excited to design in-house trading systems that are robust, resilient, and blindingly fast. These systems enable our client to execute algorithmic trading strategies based on patterns in market behavior. By building and maintaining this high-performance infrastructure, developers have helped to position the firm as a leader in the field of quantitative trading. You will shape the future of this lucrative industry while you work alongside other exceptional programmers to solve some of the most challenging engineering problems in the world. This role is available in our New York office.

Responsibilities

As a Software Developer, you will expand our trading capabilities on markets around the world. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Designing and implementing a high-frequency trading platform, which includes collecting quotes and trades from and disseminating orders to exchanges around the world
  • Optimizing this platform by using network and systems programming, as well as other advanced techniques to minimize latency
  • Developing systems that provide easy access to historical market data and trading simulations
  • Creating tools to analyze data for patterns
  • Building risk-management and performance-tracking tools
  • Shaping the future of the Core Engineering team through regular interviewing and infrequent campus recruiting trips

Qualifications

Our ideal candidate will graduate with a degree in computer science along with:

  • A strong background in data structures, algorithms, and object-oriented programming in C++
  • Brilliant problem-solving abilities
  • The ability to manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong communication skills in English
  • Working knowledge of Linux
  • Knowledge of any other development language, including Java, Python, or Perl and shell scripts (a plus)

Benefits

Our client's offices and garden roofdeck are located in TriBeCa, a neighborhood in downtown Manhattan. While they work hard, our client's cubicle-free workplace, jeans-clad workforce, and well-stocked kitchens reflect the premium the firm places on quality of life. Benefits include:

  • Competitive salary
  • Signing and performance-based bonuses
  • 401(k) with company matching
  • Five weeks of paid vacation per year plus nine paid holidays
  • Free breakfast, lunch, and snacks on a daily basis
  • Free gym membership
  • Free tickets to New York events, including the US Open and TriBeCa Film Festival

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting their resume as an MS word document including a cover letter with a summary of relevant qualifications, highlighting clearly any special or relevant experience.


Please Note: All inquiries will be treated with the utmost confidentiality. Your resume will not be submitted to any client company without your prior knowledge and consent.


Contact Recruiter
vishal.mehta@andiamogo.com
Senior Technical Recruiter
Andiamo Partners | 90 Broad Street, Suite 1501, New York, NY 10004


Share Share this Job