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Sr. C++ Low Latency Developers - High Frequency Trading Firm

Job Title: Sr. C++ Low Latency Developers - High Frequency Trading Firm
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: New York,United States
Industry:
Salary: $150,000-350,000+
REF: 30000515
Contact Name: Steven Dilamani
Contact Email: steven.dilamani@palmmason.com
Job Published: over 1 year ago

job description

Sr. C++ Software Developer / High Frequency Trading Firm / NY / Full Time

Our client, an established high-frequency trading firm, is looking for Sr. C++ Low Latency Developers in NY, for their extremely fast trading systems, which are traded upon algorithmically.

Role:
- Designing and implementing a high-frequency trading platform, which includes collecting quotes and trades from and disseminating orders to exchanges around the world
- Optimizing this platform by using network and systems programming, as well as other advanced techniques to minimize latency
- Developing systems that provide easy access to historical market data and trading simulations
- Creating tools to analyze data for patterns
- Building risk-management and performance-tracking tools
- Shaping the future of the Core Engineering team through regular interviewing and infrequent campus recruiting trips

Required:
- A strong background in data structures, algorithms, and object-oriented programming in C++
- Experience with low-latency / high performance / high throughput application development
- Working knowledge of Linux
- Knowledge of any other development language, including Java, Python, or Perl and shell scripts (a plus)

Financial experience is not required.

Benefits
- Competitive salary
- Signing and performance-based bonuses
- 401(k) with company matching
- Five weeks of paid vacation per year plus nine paid holidays
- Free breakfast, lunch, and snacks on a daily basis
- Free gym membership
- Free tickets to New York events, including the US Open and TriBeCa Film Festival