C++ Software Engineer
We are seeking a C++ Software Engineer. The team is responsible for the development of trading strategies in Futures and Equities products. As a member of the team, you will work closely with traders and financial engineers to improve pricing libraries and backtest systems. Strong C++ and Python skills are required, and as you will be partnering with financial engineers, familiarity with linear algebra and statistics is also required.
-Design and develop software components.
-Deliver and support software into the production environment in a timely and robust manner.
-Collaborate with developers on other teams.
-Partner with support teams to ensure that the software is easy to manage in a production environment.
-Assist in developing requirements and propose solutions.
-5+ years of financial industry experience.
-Experience with building and supporting backtest frameworks.
-Relevant work experience in C++ and Python, including Boost Python.
-Experience in linear algebra and statistics.
-Experience with interacting with large datasets.
-Experience with multi-threaded and distributed programming.
-Experience with Linux.
-Experience in Java a plus.
-Working knowledge of Windows.
-Highly motivated to understand complicated workflows and produce high quality solutions.
-A love of problem solving.
-Strong analytic and design capabilities, ability to work individually or in a team environment.
-Technical curiosity in learning and maintaining technical acumen.
-B.S. in Computer Science or related engineering fields.
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