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Chicago, Illinois - Open + Bonus Full Time Posted: Thursday, 24 May 2018
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Prestigious Financial Institution is currently seeking a Lead C++ Software Engineer with strong Linux/UNIX platform skills, and preferably with trading/capital markets experience. Candidate will help lead the development team that is responsible for designing, developing, and supporting trade execution systems. Candidate will work with analysts, developers, and systems engineers to help create the next generation trade execution system, as well as applications responsible for risk calculations and credit checks.


- Take over as the owner and development lead for the externally developed core risk engine component
- Evaluate application architecture and implement stability and performance improvements
- Lead by example by designing testable software and contributing to our test suite
- Influence best practices, contribute to process enhancements, mentor junior staff


- BS or MS degree in Computer Science or equivalent
- 8+ years experience in C++ development in Linux
- Significant multi-threading and network programming experience
- Prior experience developing low-level, highly-performant code
- Quantitative analysis and financial modelling experience preferred
- Experience in SDLC methodologies (Agile preferred)
- Proficient with SQL and relational databases
- Experience with Python, Ruby or other Scripting languages
- Prior experience working with BDD methodologies preferred
- Financial services industry experience preferred
- Experience working with Chef, Jenkins preferred

Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
Open + Bonus
Craig Johnson 
5/24/2018 2:20:47 PM

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