C++ Developer – FRONT OFFICE analytics library - Leading Investment Bank – New York!

  • 400000
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Alexander Chapman
  • 01 Feb 19

This developer will sit on the global Equity Derivatives team and will work with key senior management, traders and other front office participants. This team will be responsible for the architecture and development of the FRONT OFFICE analytics library.

C++ Developer – FRONT OFFICE analytics library - Leading Investment Bank – New York!

Currently I am looking for a C++ DEVELOPER to join a leading investment bank in New York!

This developer will sit on the global Equity Derivatives team and will work with key senior management, traders and other front office participants. This team will be responsible for the architecture and development of the FRONT OFFICE analytics library.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Build cutting edge components within the analytics library to improve the firm capabilities in trading and risk managing equity derivatives product.
  • Participate in the design of the analytics library and its integration within the firm IT system
  • Implement new valuation methods and equity derivative products.
  • Provide expertise on financial products traded on an equity trading desk.
  • Participate in the effort to improve our development processes.
  • Create tools to improve the productivity of the global strat team.

Requirements

  • 6+ years of relevant hands-on development experience.
  • C++ skills. Object-Oriented Patterns / techniques.
  • Strong Perl, Shell scripting skills. Object-Oriented Patterns / techniques.
  • Experience developing and debugging embedded targets and low-level software on platforms like Linux or Unix.
  • Exposure to multithreaded/concurrent programming.
  • The ability to write reusable, optimized, maintainable code that is well documented and follows industry-standard best practices.
  • Experience in Financial Industry (Trading, Position, Pricing, real-time Risk).
  • Knowledge of Unix/Linux from developer's perspective.
  • Experience with both traditional Waterfall SDLC and Agile/Lean methodologies.
  • Experience with task management tools such as JIRA.
  • Good communication and presentation skills: ability to communicate in a clear and concise manner, across all stakeholder groups and with staff from junior to senior levels.
  • Proven ability to work in a fast-paced cross-functional team environment with geographically distributed team members.
  • Being able to work independently with the users/other teams.