Software Engineer - C++

  • Competitive
  • Greenwich, CT, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Interactive Brokers
  • 22 Aug 17

Software Engineer - C++

Overview :

Interactive Brokers is a direct access electronic broker catering to the needs of professional and frequent traders, institutional investors, financial advisors, and introducing brokers. Our clients have access to more than 100 market centers in 25 countries from a single account. We are the lowest cost provider of brokerage services and the largest U.S. electronic broker based on daily average revenue trades executing 657,000 trades per day (First Quarter 2017 results). At Interactive Brokers, you will be part of a dynamic, multinational, fast paced, results oriented team working to provide our customers with state-of-the-art trading technology, superior execution capabilities, worldwide electronic access, and sophisticated risk management tools.

Interactive Brokers was founded by a software engineer to rewrite the rules of trading by automating anything and everything. Software development is the lifeblood of our firm, and it shows. Our engineers command respect in the firm and have competitive compensation packages.

Junior and Senior level positions are available.

Responsibilities :

  • Brokerage trading platform development and maintenance.
  • C++ software development for UNIX server.


Qualifications :

  • Technically oriented, proactive, and enthusiastic, with extreme attention to detail.
  • Bachelor's in Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics or similar (masters/PhD a plus).
  • English written/verbal communication skills.
  • C++, Object Oriented Programming, Networking, STL
  • Working, in-depth knowledge of data structures and algorithms