Chicago based trading firm is looking for an experienced C++ Developer to work closely with traders and quants in integrating their business needs into firms’ technical infrastructure. The ideal candidate will have 5plus years C++ work experience with ability to disseminate market data to trading strategies as well as send and manage orders submitted to a trading venue. This is a great opportunity for a talented developer with a proven track record to join a successful team. Position is a collaborative one calling for superior interpersonal skills in order to build and maintain trading strategies, infrastructure, and tools with peers and internal clients.
Identify potential areas for optimization and performance enhancements
Provide and adhere to project estimates and software development timelines.
Technical troubleshooting, testing and debugging.
Must have an understanding of regulatory compliance and risk management issues associated with trading.
UNIX/Linux and SQL skills
Object Oriented programming expertise
Familiarity with scripting languages Python, Perl, UNIX Shell, awk, etc.
Knowledge of version and revision control practices and procedures.
Experience with writing exchange data feed
STL and multi-threading proficiency
Undergraduate degree (CS, Math, Engineering or Physics).