Software Engineer - C++

  • Competitive
  • Greenwich, CT, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Interactive Brokers
  • 28 Jun 17

Software Engineer - C++

Overview :

Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: IBKR) is an automated electronic broker and market maker in equities, options, futures, bonds and foreign exchange around the world. With over $15 billion in market capitalization, IBKR trades 9% of the listed equity options volume worldwide, executing, clearing, settling and accounting for over one million trades per day. IBKR employs approximately 1,200 people and is based in Greenwich, Connecticut.[1]

Interactive Brokers ("IB") is the largest U.S. broker, measured by trades, offering direct-access electronic trade execution and clearing for active traders, institutional investors, financial advisors and introducing brokers. IB serves more than 370 thousand customers in trading securities, commodities and foreign exchange in 23 currencies on over 100 market centers in 24 countries around the world. The firm leverages highly automated systems it builds for all aspects of its business to maintain a low cost base as the business expands.

IBG LLC is looking for a Software Engineer to work in a fast paced, dynamic, and demanding environment. Successful candidate must possess high-quality C++programming skills. IBG LLC has a selective hiring process; we are seeking talented individuals with a history of exceptional academic and professional achievement. Multiple positions for Junior to senior levels are available.

Responsibilities :

  • Analysis
  • Design
  • Development
  • Testing
  • Maintenance
  • C++ Programming for UNIX server and Windows
    client application
  • Multi-threaded programming.


Qualifications :

Skills: C++, programming, Multi-threaded programming, UNIX, programmer, developer, engineer, VC++, algorithm, Linux, STL, XML, Object Oriented, boost, TCP/IP, FIX protocol, UDP, zero-copy, network performance, infiniband, NAG, Tibco
  • Degree in EE, CS, Math or Physics (in that order of preference)
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills
  • Technically oriented, talented, dynamic, full of energy and willing to work hard



[1] Figures as of September 30, 2016. Information on the company can be found at: www.interactivebrokers.com