Global financial services firm is seeking an experienced software engineer with expert C++ programming skills, along with STL, Boost, networking, threading, to decrease latency in existing code and systems. Prior experience with latency reduction is an absolute requisite. This position is NOT for a programmer who wants to be a trader.
Adding new capabilities to software libraries for automated trading
Maintaining, bug fixing, and enhancing software infrastructure
Coding connections to new markets
Optimizing the performance of our systems
Ability to write sizable applications and manage complexity using software engineering best-practices, and other methods
Excellent object oriented programming.
Extensive Linux experience
This person may be assigned to work with firm’s clients (teams/traders who use platform), therefore must have good communication skills, a willingness to help and exceptional problem solving skills.