C++ Software Engineer

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Job description

Our partner develops and deploys systematic financial strategies across a broad range of asset classes and global markets. They seek to produce high-quality predictive signals (alphas) through their proprietary research platform to employ financial strategies focused on market inefficiencies. Their teams work collaboratively to drive the production of alphas and financial strategies – the foundation of a balanced, global investment platform.

Technologists research, design, code, test and deploy firmwide platforms and tooling while working collaboratively with researchers and portfolio managers. Their environment is relaxed yet intellectually driven. They seek people who think in code and are motivated by being around like-minded people.

The role: They are seeking a highly-qualified Software Engineer to work in their Front-Office Technology Team. This team is responsible for building both the large-scale quantitative-research platforms that drive the company’s operations and for building the execution systems that execute the company’s trading in global financial markets. The team is currently embarking on a multi-year journey to provide a powerful, scalable, and efficient platform to drive the firm’s next decade of growth. They are looking for someone who can own some of the unique technical challenges inherent in the problem and who can bring solid experience and perspective to the team.


A successful candidate will possess:

  • Experience developing large-scale distributed systems, data science platforms, or trading systems
  • Strong understanding of data structures and algorithms
  • A minimum of 5 years writing production-quality code, preferably in C++
  • Able to work independently with minimal direction

An outstanding candidate will also have experience with one or more of:

  • Streaming / graph based dataflow systems
  • Compiler or DSL experience; programming language theory
  • Query planning / optimization
  • Experience working with market and financial data
  • Python development experience is also a plus
  • Strong quantitative skills
  • Candidates need not have prior experience in financial services
  • Competitive compensation package
  • Core benefits include: premium private health insurance and life insurance with savings plan
  • Support for every aspect of life through Employee Assistance Program and fully covered sick leave
  • Strong culture of learning and development: training courses, library, guest speakers, share and learn events, global conferences
  • Regular offsite team buildings, annual conferences and occasional global summits – opportunity to travel and connect with their local and global teams
  • Employee resources groups with strong diversity and inclusion culture
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