Proprietary Trading Firm | Tri-State Area
$175,000 - $250,000 base + PnL + Benefits
Our client is a small automated trading firm in the Tri-State area looking for C++ obsessed engineers to help them build the next generation of their trading engine. This firm prioritizes technology and they operate an incredibly lean team of computer scientists, mathematicians, and engineers.
They are looking for a technologist who has a passion for highly performant systems that are latency sensitive and absolutely pivotal to the firm's success. This trading system runs on Linux and operates at Nano-second latency. The systems you build will run the high-frequency models for which the firm trades US equity and equity derivative products. As such, your work will directly impact the bottom line and will be reflected in your year-end bonus. This company is run by technologists with no prior financial experience, and no prior finance experience is needed.
This role is perfect for someone who is looking to work in a highly visible, performance-driven environment that provides amazing work-life balance and exceptional earning opportunity. If you are looking to leave a large company, an overly bureaucratic environment, or are simply looking to increase your learning and earning potential, then this is the company for you. The ideal candidate will have an advanced degree in computer science or a related discipline and an affinity for problem-solving. If you are someone who codes in their spare time, is a hacker, a tinkerer, and a dynamic problem solver who wants to grow their career in the technology space, then do not hesitate to reach out to me directly.
- C++ expertise with interest/experience in C++14,17,20 standards
- Knowledge of OS internals, CPU Architecture, networking, sockets, low-level system architecture
- Experience working in a latency sensitive environment
- Working Knowledge of Linux
- Master's or PhD in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related field
If you are interested in the above, then reach out to us at with an updated resume or call directly at 646-759-5602. All calls and inquiries will be treated with care and utmost confidentiality.