Development / Low Latency Developer - C++ - job id 32522


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Development / Low Latency Developer - C++

Negotiable

Midtown NYC on 6th



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David Leak


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(646) 690-5124


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(646) 690-5124




Senior High Frequency Low Latency C++ Developer

This is a great opportunity to work as a Full Time Permanent Employee for a Global Investment Bank in Midtown Manhattan

SANS Consulting Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We welcome all qualified applicants who do not require any employer sponsorship to work in the US whatsoever.



STOP! PLEASE READ

  1. WE MAY NOT WORK WITH THIRD (3rd) PARTY COMPANIES OR APPLICANTS

  2. THIRD (3rd) PARTY COMPANIES AND APPLICANTS NEED NOT APPLY

  3. WE MAY ONLY CONSIDER LOCAL, MINIMALLY QUALIFIED APPLICANTS


Minimum Qualifications Required:

  • Technical Skills: C++, C++11, Linux

  • Soft Skills: Excellent Verbal and written communication skills

  • Preferred: Local Applicants Please, Should Be Immediately Available to Interview, Should Be Available to Start With a 2 Weeks Notice Period or Less.


Apply Now: Send resumes to David Leak, david@sans.com with Job #: DL32522 or Click Apply Now


***If you or someone you'd like to recommend for this opportunity meet all of the above listed minimum qualifications required and are interested in applying or learning more please inquire within. This opportunity will not be available for long. We are presently reviewing applications and scheduling interviews immediately. ***


DETAILED POSITION DESCRIPTION

Company: Direct Client, Global Banking Industry, Please Inquire Within

Location: New York, NY (Midtown Manhattan)

Job Type: Full Time Permanent Employee

Compensation: Negotiable. Please Inquire Within

Status: Open

Start Date: Immediately to 2 weeks pending background check clearance.


RESPONSIBILITIES

The person in this role will be responsible for development of risk management technology for Algo trading platform. The Algo group includes IT teams covering exchange connectivity, client connectivity, real time market data, trading engines, internal liquidity and smart routing, Algo and flow analytics, core application infrastructure and specialized equity trading solutions. At the heart of the department is the Trading Risk Controls team, which provides the core library technologies and development environment used globally for the risk management platform.


At a high level, the mission for this role includes: the development of low-latency, high performance risk management application infrastructure as part of a global strategic low-latency Algo/electronic trading plant renovation; the evolution and adoption of new core application infrastructure ranging from development and testing services, continuous delivery, to high performance, resilient and scalable runtime libraries. The mission also includes team building, hiring, and motivating high performance software engineers, and overseeing multiple project streams in a large organization.


  • Candidates for this role will likely have a minimum 5 to 10 years industry experience with a significant focus on high performance computing technology.

  • The candidate does not necessarily need financial trading industry experience but would be an advantage if they do.

  • The role is very technical. The candidate should have a background in C/C++ development and large scale near real-time systems design, development, testing, deployment and support experience.

  • The candidate will be expected to contribute coding deliverables, to steer and judge systems and software best-practice.


QUALIFICATIONS

  • Expert C++ skills with 5+ years experience writing production code

  • Proficiency with Linux system development

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills (English)

  • Experience developing distributed, real-time, performance-critical, highly available, or large-scale systems

  • Experience coding for a latency sensitive trading environment a strong plus

  • Knowledge of financial technologies (e.g. FIX protocol) and business applications useful but not required


Job Id: 32522