Senior C++ Software Developer, High Frequency Desk - Chicago IL


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Senior C++ Software Developer, High Frequency Desk - 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 Developer, High Frequency Desk
As part of a high frequency trading team, you will work with fellow desk team members and C++ infrastructure team to engineer ultra-low latency, high throughput trading systems.  You will create and improve the libraries and frameworks upon which trading applications are based and develop new tools.  In addition, you will also benchmark and tune critical software services to achieve optimum performance.
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related field.
- Experience programming in C++ and Python in a Linux environment.
- High Frequency trading experience is a must.
- FPGA interface experience preferred.
- Experience building ultra-latency sensitive systems.
- Strong understanding of all aspects of the software stack.
- Trading industry experience mandatory (trading desk preferred).
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
- A passion for technology and innovation.
- Excellent communication skills.
- Confident team player motivated by a fast-paced environment.
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Next Step Systems
Chicago, IL, United States


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