Low-latency C++ Engineer - Prop trading (PW)

United States, 10022

Posted on 11/20/2020

Position Details




Financial / Financial Services


Information Technology

Job Level:

Experienced Professional (Non-Manager)


Bachelor's Degree

Experienced Candidates (2+ years) only please. Firm will not consider new grads. Thank you. 



We are a leading proprietary trading broker-dealer that intelligently adds liquidity and transparency to electronic markets across the globe. We have brought together some of the world’s brightest traders, researchers, and technologists to collaborate and solve some of the most intellectually stimulating and technically challenging problems faced in any industry.


Our team finds inspiration everywhere, including academia and parallel industries; sparking our next great ideas.


As a Core Software Engineer, you will focus on building scalable solutions for handling a variety of data, where optimization and speed are at the heart of our systems.  We write highly performant systems using a mixture of tried and true methods (C/C++), and we constantly evaluate newer technologies and the open source communities that support them.



  • Bachelor’s or advanced degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering.
  • Experience writing performance optimized code using object oriented programming in C++
  • Strong background in data structures and algorithms.
  • Experience writing low level software and expertise in threading
  • Extensive experience in distributed systems and parallel processing
  • Excellent communication