Senior C++ Cloud Software Engineer - Chicago, IL


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Senior C++ Cloud Software Engineer - Chicago, IL


Chicago, IL 



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per year


IT-Software Development: Enterprise Software Implementation & Consulting, General-Other: IT-Software Development, Software-System Architecture, Software-Web Development

Job Description:

Senior C++ Software Engineer
We are looking for a Senior C++ Software Engineer for the Emerging Businesses group.  The team is focused on implementing trading strategies in Futures and Equities products.  As a member of the team, you will partner with quants, traders, and skilled software engineers to revamp an end-to-end trading system.  You will leverage your deep work experience to deliver value from user stories to hands-on implementation in a fast-paced environment.
-Define and gather trading workflow, quantitative modelling, and system performance requirements collaboratively with a cross-functional team.
-Work with a skilled team of software engineers to establish a pragmatic architectural vision that emphasizes testability and maintainability.
-Develop an implementation roadmap in partnership with Quant and Trading to deliver incremental improvements in trading performance while drastically improving the system architecture.
-Collaborate with senior members of the technology architecture team to review and improve our approach to building a platform that has the potential to be leveraged more broadly.
-Implement functionality, participate in team code reviews, and provide valuable feedback on performance, logic, and maintenance issues to ensure code-level consistency.
-At least 10 years of development experience.
-5+ years of C++ experience.
-Experience with multi-threaded, distributed, and high-performance programming.
-Experience with Linux and either Java (preferred) or .NET.
-Demonstrated ability to manage projects and implement technical solutions.
-A love of problem solving that is on par with your analytic and design capabilities.
-B.S. in Computer Science or related engineering fields.
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