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C++/Strategy Developer
Ref No.: 18-01978
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Position Type:Full Time
Pay Rate : $ 130,000.00 - 150,000.00 /Year

Primary Responsibilities include:
  • Implement and optimize robust low-latency trading algorithms
  • Analyze performance of trading strategies over different markets and optimize strategies based on the analysis
  • Back test strategies and build predictive models using historical market data
  • Conceive, design, analyze, and measure electronic trading strategies
  • Acquire, clean, maintain, and analyze data sets to identify trends & patterns
Skills and Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 2-4 years of directly related work experience within a trading firm
  • Strong background in C++ with demonstrated experience using C++11/C++14
  • Demonstrated expertise with both Windows and Linux platforms
  • Ability to translate trading strategy ideas into production
  • Fundamental knowledge of data structures and containers
  • Ability to work in a collaborative environment
  • Excellent English communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Demonstrated ability to identify potential road blocks and plan around them