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Senior C++ Developer
Ref No.: 18-02999
Location: Houston, Texas
Position Type:Direct Placement
Pay Rate : $ 100,000.00 - 150,000.00 /Year
What you'll do:
As the member of a software project team, you will be doing work that directly affects our ability to trade every day.  You will work with a strong team of developers & analysts that will create, maintain and support the tools and software that make up our mission-critical trading applications.  On any given day you may find yourself doing the following:
  • Writing low-latency, high-throughput C++ routines and libraries
  • Building applications that leverage internal data to meet various reporting requirements
  • Analyzing enormous amounts of data
  • Learning how exchanges work; learning how trading works; learning how Quantlab operates
What you'll have:
  • You are a continuous learner, passionate about technology and want to know how things work
  • You have a proven record of delivering high-quality software in modern C++ in a Linux environment
  • You take initiative, own your work, and are persistent in following your products into production
  • You develop manageable and maintainable software; you build things you're proud of
  • You are smart.  Challenges excite you. You easily abstract simplicity from complex systems
  • You leverage engineering best practices like Continuous Delivery and BDD for fast feedback and learning cycles
Our ideal candidates bring many of the following attributes to the table: 
  • You're up to date on modern C++ standards and have been using C++17 professionally or in your personal projects
  • Many years of experience optimizing low latency code for nanosecond latencies
  • Have worked on the full stack including high speed network design, firmware, kernel modification, compiler modification, and distributed system design
  • Several years of experience writing code using BDD/TDD processes
  • Thorough understanding of and experience with Continuous Delivery and Deployment
  • Are able to teach and elevate the team with existing knowledge
  • Experience in the automated trading domain