Senior software engineer

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Job Detail




3+ years minimum experience

Schedule Type

Full Time


650 3rd Ave, New York, NY 10017, USA




03/08/2019, 07:09 PM


Responsibilities: Online Brokerage firm seeks a senior software engineer to join our expanding company as a full-time employee. This position provides an exciting opportunity to join a global securities and commodities business leader and top US broker-dealer. The client offers competitive salary and benefits including bonuses and stock incentive plan. Design and develop applications and services for Firm’s real-time, risk-based margin system. That system continuously enforces risk limits for client accounts and automatically and autonomously closes out positions if an account violates its limits. This system has been for decades and continues to be the gold standard in risk control and margin across the financial industry. Optimize and refactor existing code for improved reliability and performance metrics. Write and maintain design and engineering documentation. Qualifications: Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Computer Science, or related degree Minimum 4 years of professional programming experience. Expert level C++ programming. Smart, technically oriented, willing to work hard and learn every day. Experience with large-scale software systems. Strong analytical and mathematical skills. Experience with Linux, Python, SQL and Perl as well as experience working in a financial institution with securities and commodities products or risk management are a plus but not required.