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C++ Engineer for Elite Asset Management Firm (5+ years)

Job Info:

Category: Software Engineering
Company Description: Global Asset Management Firm
Location: New York, NY
Job Number: 8790

Job Description:


Our client, a quantitative asset manager, is looking for a select few uniquely excellent C++/Python engineers to join their world-class team. you could walk around our office, you’d see a focused, intent, and nimble company with none of the attitude and bureaucracy of a stereotypical Wall Street trading firm. The engineers love to work on challenging and complicated problems, and in return, they have a chance to make a direct impact on our bottom line. For the right talent, there is fantastic growth potential. 


Our standards for code quality are high, and our bar for the software engineers who write it is stratospheric.  The most successful engineers here move fluidly between roles over time. 

Every action they take in the market is conceived, executed, verified, processed, and reported using software we wrote expressly for the purpose.  The business depends on automated trading platforms that are fast, stable, resilient, and innovative.

You will:

  • Create, support, and improve our fast real-time global trading engine – the automated platform on which all of our trading strategies run
  • Manage the codebase that runs order routing and execution, exchange connectivity, and market data
  • Be a partner to our research strategies, systems engineers, and business operations teams to ensure success



  • 5 to 10+ years of professional software development experience
  • Exceptional programming skills
  • Experience designing fully automated, readily scalable, and highly reliable software systems
  • Familiarity with UNIX/Linux, network/distributed systems programming, multithreaded programming, lock-free algorithms, complex scheduling problems, and domain-specific languages is helpful
  • Knowledge of trading and finance isn’t required


  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in computer science from an excellent academic program



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
Senior Technical Recruiter
Andiamo Partners | 90 Broad Street, Suite 1501, New York, NY 10004

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