C++ Software Engineer


New York, NY

Industry: Technology


Less than 5 years

Posted 123 days ago

  by    Next Step Systems

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C++ Software Engineer


Looking for Software Engineers to join a growing New York office to develop systems that will contribute to low-latency trading platform. Successful Software Engineers for this position will work closely with traders, quants and other software engineers to implement and extend the different parts of our trading infrastructure including low-latency trade execution services, tick data infrastructure, database service layers, exchange connections, back testing systems, GUIs, risk management systems, calculation and modeling engines and compliance monitoring tools. The Software Engineer will use modern software tools in an agile project management process with a focus on continuous integration and regression testing to build highly performant code in a Linux environment.


Our management philosophy encourages creativity and independent thinking while balancing teamwork and cooperation.  Members of the teams are provided cutting-edge technology for competing in this challenging trading environment.  Rewards are based on merit and productivity.  Management is approachable and available for direction and/or support.




-Core proficiency in C++11, preferably on a Linux platform.

-C# knowledge is a plus.

-Solid knowledge of object-oriented programming and design.

-Experience with multithreading, real-time systems and socket programming.

-Ultra-low latency programming experience.

-Experience with scripting languages, such as Python or Ruby.

-Excellent communication skills.

-Demonstrated problem-solving skills and attention to detail.

-Experience in finance or trading is a definite plus.

-A self-motivated individual with a passion for working in a trading organization.

-Bachelor's Degree from a 4-year university.

-Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or any quantitative focused field.

-Strong GPA (3.5 or higher).


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Company Will Relocate Candidates!


No Corp-To-Corp Or Third Party Recruiters; W-2 Direct Hire Only.

$80K - $130K