C++ Electronic Trading Systems Developer
Salary: 100k to 140k base plus 30% Bonus
Working hours: 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday to Friday
Our client is a Toronto-based financial consulting firm, specializing in developing computer based statistical trading strategies. Their selective hiring process considers only highly talented individuals with a history of exceptional professional and academic achievement, and solid real-world experience.
The successful candidate will design and develop distributed, multithreaded systems focusing on high performance and low latency.
Requirements of the Candidate include:
5+ years of professional C/C++/UNIX programming (experience in finance industry preferred)
Solid background in developing low latency, multithreaded and high performance systems
Experience with FIX engines and electronic trading platforms in liquid financial markets is a plus.
Proven understanding of design patterns, object oriented design, distributed systems and software architecture.
Solid understanding of Messaging Middleware concepts, usage and application.
Experience in TCP/IP networking, sockets programming and large projects.
Degree in Computer Science / Engineering or closely related field.