This role is with an engineering team within a major bank here in NYC responsible for building a greenfield trading ecosystem for their FICC trading team.
This would be a Director-level role, and responsibilities would be centered on using C++ to develop the execution platform/algo suite used by the team.
This is a small, front office team that sits on the trading floor with the quants/traders. Given the impact a developer in this role would have, they have indicated they can be very competitive with compensation.
An ideal candidate for this role is a software engineer well-versed in C++ within the context of trading or the financial markets. Previous experience developing execution systems is highly preferred.