C++ Developer to reduce Low Latency

C++ Developer to reduce Low Latency

NYC to $300,000

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. 

 Responsibilities include:

  • 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
  • Familiarity with bash, Ruby, Lua, Ext JS (or other JavaScript frameworks), MySQL, and MongoDB a bonus
  • 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.




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