Sr. C++ FIX Developer


$200,000 - $250,000
Full Time



Job Details

C++ Trading Systems Developer We are currently looking for a highly motivated C++ Trading Systems Developer with demonstrated experience in designing, developing and delivering core production software solutions in a mission critical trading systems environment. Major responsibilities include Assessing business and systems requirements and developing functional specifications Designing and developing high quality, high performance trading systems software written in C++ to meet deliverable timelines and requirements Adhering to software development life cycle process/methodology Building business level subject matter expertise in trading systems functionality and processing Provide second level support for production on an ad hoc basis when necessary Organizational Structure The developer will be an integral part of a core development team and report to the Trading System Development management team. Qualifications Full software development life cycle experience in a mission critical trading systems environment a must Options, Equities, Futures, etc. Must possess excellent software design skills and knowledge of advanced data structures Must have exceptionally strong C++ knowledge and debugging skills in a Linux environment Solid knowledge of Object Oriented Programming concepts a must Strong knowledge of TCP/IP multicast and socket programming required Knowledge of the BOOST libraries and STL required Must have experience in developing real-time applications in a distributed processing architecture Must have excellent organizational and communication skills Must be able to work effectively in a team environment Strong knowledge of the logical business domain in Options or Equities trading systems a big plus Experience coding interface solutions for FIX, OPRA, CTA or UTP a big plus Knowledge of scripting languages such as Python, Shell, and Perl a plus Education and Experience Minimum of a Bachelor's degree or equivalent in IT/Computer Science 7+ years of experience in C++ development 5+ years of demonstrated experience in delivering software solutions in a trading systems
Strong C++, data structures, development experience with FIX protocol and/or other industry protocols like OPRA, CTA, UTP etc are critical for this role