Backend C++ Developer

$80-$110 per hour
New York, NY
Contract - Full Time

We are working with one of the leading FinTech’s in the trading solutions space to hire the best Backend C++ Developers with FIX protocol experience

Do you develop state-of-the-art, high-performance, automated C++ trading applications?

If you also have FIX protocol, Fixed Income, or FX experience this could be the opportunity you’re looking for:

Responsibilities:

·         Design and implement state-of-the-art C++ applications for globally distributed systems

·         Communicate directly with financial venues to establish connectivity

·         Use existing test infrastructure to develop automated/repeatable tests to efficiently validate components on a continual basis

·         Rapidly debug, fix and release critical software components running in production

·         Create and track project plans. Convey project status, issues, and risks effectively

Requirements:

·         Exceptional C++ programming skills

·         Excellent grasp of software engineering principles, life cycle, and best practices

·         Exceptional problem-solving skills

·         Ability to learn a new industry and technology quickly

·         Ability to work both independently and in teams

·         Strong self-management skills, initiative, and ability to juggle multiple projects

Experience:

·         At least 5 years programming in C++

·         Knowledge of at least one scripting language (Perl, Python, Ruby, JavaScript, etc.)

·         Experience with Python, Perl, Linux, Win 32, and/or UNIX/Solaris a plus

·         Experience with financial broker/exchange APIs a plus

·         Experience with real-time distributed systems and fast-cycle version iterations a plus

This is a minimum 6-month contract with the opportunity to convert to FTE.

If you are interested in this role then  apply now for immediate consideration at ecg@ec1partners.com or call us directly on 646 847 2204