C++ Finance Engineer

chicago, Illinois

Local Only

Full Time

$190k - $230k

One of the world’s largest exchange holding companies is looking for junior, senior, and principle software engineers that are ready to hop into their next fintech challenge. Your work will be focused in a few areas including but not limited to portfolio risk, volatility analytics tools, and tools servicing the professional and institutional trading and risk management communities. The team consists of seasoned professionals with extensive financial experience who are ready to bring on a few more engineers looking to create solutions in the financial markets space.
They are looking for someone with expertise in C++ and knowledge of financial markets. A strong candidate would be someone with experience in financial modelling, derivatives pricing, and a working knowledge or Python and MATLAB or similar tools.
Required Skills & Experience
  • Extensive experience in financial markets (market data, reference data, risk analysis, derivatives pricing, quantitative modeling)
  • 2+ years professional programming experience in C++
  • Professional experience in SQL
  • Excellent written and oral communications
Desired Skills & Experience
  • BS in computer science or similar degree
  • Professional experience in API design and management
  • Professional experience in Unix/Linux and Java
  • working knowledge of R, Python/NumPy, MatLab, or similar language for working with data and performing scientific computing. Programming in CUDA is a plus.
What You Will Be Doing
Tech Breakdown
  • 20% Team Collaboration
  • 15% Architecture and Planning
  • 65% Development
The Offer You will receive the following benefits:
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Benefits
  • Vision Benefits
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • 401(k)

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the US on a full-time basis now and in the future.

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Posted by: Jake Krpan