C++ Developer


Greenwich, CT

Industry: IT Consulting/Services


8 - 10 years

Posted 187 days ago

  by    Radhika Arora

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Our client is a global investment management fund, active within pensions funds, defined contribution plans, and sovereign wealth funds.

They are currently looking for a strong C++ Developer to join the team in Greenwich, CT. They are looking for a strong Developer to join the team developing a new back-end API with an excellent grasp of high-throughput trading systems, experienced in technologies including ElasticSearch and RabbitMQ as messaging bus.

You will be looking not only for a technical challenge, but to develop into a leader – you will be mentoring 2-3 more junior developers throughout the development cycle, and steadily transition into leading your own projects as Lead Developer.

How you’ll be spending your time:

  • Developing buy-side inventory systems
  • Developing new financial tools
  • Developing software solutions across the full stack
  • Maintain the firm’s securitymaster
  • Develop market data adapters
  • Integration of third-party solutions when necessary (30-40% of projects involve vendor management)


  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science or equivalent field 
  • Strong software development experience (8+ years) in an enterprise environment
  • Experience in the financial tech sector is a must
  • Excellent grasp of C++
  • Excellent grasp of Databases (SQL and NoSQL, but particularly MS SQL Server, Transact-SQL)
  • Strong experience with ElasticSearch
  • Great understanding of messaging middleware, particularly RabbitMQ
  • Strong level of C#
  • Excellent understanding of asset management types and technologies
  • Strong SQL skills; experience with MS SQL Server, Transact-SQL
  • Experience with building REST APIs is a plus