Senior C++ Developer - Boutique Trading Firm

  • Location: San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Salary: Very competitive
  • Job Type: Full time

Senior C++ Developer Boutique Trading Firm - Downtown San Francisco Base up to $275,000 plus bonus + benefits + relocation if needed

Senior C++ Developer - Boutique Trading Firm
Downtown San Francisco
Base up to $275,000 plus bonus + benefits + relocation if needed

My client is a  Boutique Market Making Firm in San Francisco, looking to rebuild it's proprietary trading platform. The firm is small with less than 40 people and over recent years they have made a name for themselves as one of California's leading trading shops. Through continued growth and investment in technology, the team is seeking a  Senior Quantitative Developer (C++) to join the team. The candidate must have a strong math/quant bent to be able to understand the concepts of pricing, risk, volatility etc. This is a great role in which you will join a small and very talented team, working closely alongside quants/traders as you look to build a sophisticated trading platform. Whilst financial experience is preferred, the team WILL consider candidates without this, if they have proven experience designing and developing multi-threaded systems in C++- telecoms, gaming, defences systems etc.

The Skillset Required for Senior C++ Developer, Boutique Trading Firm, San Francisco
  • C++ on Unix/Linux
  • Experience with large scale software development
  • Strong background in math, and/or statistics
  • Background building trading systems is a plus but not necessary
  • Strong communication skills
Responsibilities for  Senior C++ Developer, Boutique Trading Firm, San Francisco
  • Join a small team in the revamp of their proprietary market making platform
  • Work closely with quants in optimizing the system, pricing and analytics
  • Real-time support
  • Market data and connectivity
The team is based in the heart of downtown San Francisco. They offer very competitive packages (up to  $250,000/$275,000 base salary with yearly bonus at % PnL, lots of benefits, vacation days etc). On top of this the work life balance and culture is great. Relocation to California will be assisted.

For more info please contact clare at mailto:apply.a33ho1g4fh8@selbyjennings.aptrack.co.uk clare.cooper(at)selbyjennings.com or 415 293 8569