Lead C++ Software Engineer

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Chicago, IL
Information Technology, Telecommunications, Array
$145,000.00 per year
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Employment Type:
Full time

Job Description:

Lead C++ Software Engineer
$115-145K +Bonus
Chicago, IL

Prestigious Financial Company is looking for a Ld. C++ Software Engineer who would like to work with the latest technologies in a dynamic and collaborative environment. You will be part of an agile development team that is responsible for designing, developing, and supporting Company's system, which is responsible for logic and messaging that helps run the world's economy. You will work with analysts, developers, and systems engineers to help create our next generation trade execution system. If you are an engineer who wants to be part of a team that works together to create a highly reliable, low-latency system, we'd like to connect with you.

As a Ld. C++ Software Engineer you will join the Enterprise Credit Controls team working on our software-hardware mixed design application. This application is responsible for risk calculations and credit checks of trades and orders across all Company trading venues.

Principal Accountabilities:

- Take over as the owner and development lead for the externally developed core risk engine component

- Evaluate application architecture and implement stability and performance improvements

- Lead by example by designing testable software and contributing to our test suite

- Influence best practices, contribute to process enhancements, mentor junior staff


- BS or MS degree in Computer Science or equivalent

- 8+ years experience in C++ development in Linux

- Significant multi-threading and network programming experience

- Prior experience developing low-level, highly-performant code

- Quantitative analysis and financial modelling experience preferred

- Experience in SDLC methodologies (Agile preferred)

- Proficient with SQL and relational databases

- Experience with Python, Ruby or other Scripting languages

- Prior experience working with BDD methodologies preferred

- Financial services industry experience preferred

- Experience working with Chef, Jenkins preferred

Company Info
Request Technology - Anthony Honquest