Senior Developer C++ Low Latency


New York, NY

Industry: Business Services


Not Specified years

Posted 395 days ago


Kforce has a client in search of a Senior Developer C++ Low Latency in New York, NY. Overview: Quantum is an ultra-low latency (ULL) trading platform which is both an algorithmic trading container, market data provider and order execution service to many businesses, which is the fastest in the Bank. The Quantum team takes both hardware and software to an edge of speed, throughput and high availability, including all aspects: co-located environments, highly optimized C++ code, dedicated Linux low-latency builds, ULL network cards and kernel bypassing techniques, and many more. Quantum's principal customers include FX, Commodities, Rates, Credit and Equities. Candidates that are software engineers who will enjoy being a part of diverse distributed team, drill down to every detail for a perfect solution, work hard to deliver to the business, multi-skilled and quick-learner, then they should join this team. Key Responsibilities:

  • Coding ULL C++, always keeping high availability, resiliency, and supportability in mind
  • Directly co-working with Strats/Quants on trading desk
  • Working effectively in a team distributed across the globe


  • Excellent C++ 11, (at least) some level of knowledge of ULL principles
  • Fluent in Linux, shell, ssh, etc.
  • Networking knowledge: TCP/UDP, multicast, latency optimization
  • Experience in algorithmic trading is a plus
  • Experience is Rates financial products and market is a plus

JobID: 1661377-AQG