Senior Financial Software Engineer

Broadway Technology   •  

New York, NY

5 - 7 years

Posted 301 days ago

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Do you want to develop game-changing technology – and find novel ways to make it better? Are you interested in helping us push the technological envelope? Broadway is seeking Senior Software Developers to develop state-of-the-art C++ trading applications for our groundbreaking high-performance automated trading platform.

This is your opportunity to be at the forefront of one of the most exciting areas on Wall Street. You will play a critical role in the full development life cycle, from conception through support and maintenance, including many fast-cycle version iterations.  


  • Design, implement, and release state-of-the-art components and applications for mission-critical, high-performance, globally distributed systems
  • Maintain the Broadway brand and advance Broadway’s impeccable reputation for customer satisfaction. Work closely with customer-facing consultants to ensure that development efforts truly meet customer needs. Champion Broadway’s culture and development methodology within assigned projects/teams
  • Create and track project plans. Convey project status, issues, and risks effectively
  • Lead and mentor junior developers
  • Be a team player—share information openly, help others, be open to new ideas, and “go the extra mile” when needed


  • Exceptional programming skills
  • Exceptional distributed systems programming skills
  • Familiarity with SQL and databases
  • Excellent grasp of software engineering principles, life cycle, and best practices
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills
  • Ability to learn a new industry and technology quickly
  • Ability to work both independently and in teams
  • Strong self-management skills, initiative, and ability to juggle multiple disparate projects
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field; Masters preferred
  • Candidates will face stringent technical interviews


  • At least 5 years programming in at least one industry-standard language (C++, Python, C#, C, Java)
  • Knowledge of at least one scriptinglanguage (Perl, Python, Ruby, JavaScript, etc.)
  • Experience with Python, Perl, Linux, Win 32, and/or UNIX/Solaris a plus
  • Experience with financial software and/or financialtrading, especially in fixed income, a plus
  • Experience with financial broker/exchange APIs (e.g. price feeds, order execution) a plus
  • Experience with real-time distributed systems and fast-cycle version iterations a plus.