C++ SOFTWARE ENGINEER (ALGO/AUTOSPREADER® TEAM)

We are currently seeking driven and talented C++ Software Engineers who thrive on pushing the limits of technology to produce state-of-the-art trading applications. TT’s platform is the front-end screen of choice for professional derivatives traders around the world. As a Software Engineer, you will work on our award-winning trading platform, which incorporates robust, high-performance tools for spread trading, strategy creation, algorithmic and automated trading, black-box execution, high-frequency proximity-based trading and more.

Responsibilities:

You will play the role of a forensics engineer within the Automated Trading Team. You will be responsible for identifying and addressing architectural vulnerabilities based on daily diagnosis of production issues.

Daily duties will involve:

  • Implement optimal resolutions in response to diagnosis of production issues
  • Implement architectural refinements and enhancements with the goal of improving stability and maintainability
  • Implement unit tests and alerts to preempt vulnerabilities
  • Maintain team’s awareness of ongoing production issues
  • Participate in design discussions and code reviews
  • Create detailed design documents

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related discipline preferred
  • 5+ years of solid, proven development experience with C++ (C++ 11 or higher)
  • Proficient in object-oriented design skills
  • Proficient in multi-threaded applications with focus on performance
  • Working knowledge of various IPC mechanisms
  • Experience developing component(s) in a distributed system
  • Clean coding style with empahsis on readability
  • Familiarity with Git is a plus
  • Familiarity with TCP/IP and UDP protocol is a plus
  • Experience with financial trading systems experience is a plus
  • Ability to understand business requirements and to translate these to technical requirements
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Location

222 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 1100, Chicago, IL 60606

What are Trading Technologies International, Inc. Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave

Additional Perks + Benefits

Professional development course offerings and reimbursements. Open kitchen and craft beer bar. Health and wellness benefits, such as quarterly chair massages and gym discounts. Charitable matching for donations. 22 days of paid time off, plus holidays. Flexible spending accounts for medical and transportation. Life and disability insurance. Employee assistance services. Beautiful new office with relaxed environment.

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