C++ Developer, Financial Modelling
Description About this role About the role
Join us as C++ Developer in FMG Budapest to craft the next generation of our single security analytical modelling engine using C++ 17 and newer with the help of colleagues across India, Hungary and New York! You will design new APIs and build new applications to provide clients with novel ways of using our models.
Take part in improving existing analytical systems by replacing existing functions with new implementation and craft a more scalable and modular architecture by refactoring.
We work in an agile team with heavy focus on quality of work validated through automated testing, and we value effective and clean code.
During your work you'll consult with teams in FMG as well as other groups in BlackRock to learn about the business use-cases we serve and how they could be recreated more efficiently on the new platform.
Our analytical models are the heart of BlackRock, having them delivered in a scalable and reliable way is a cross team effort valued by all the involved parties. About our team
Security Analytics Infrastructure (SAI) is an established team within FMG with presence in Budapest, New York, Gurgaon and Mumbai.
We develop scalable, high throughput, low latency analytical software for valuation of fixed income products like swaps or bonds.
Challenging the status quo is our norm, and we excel in building modern systems and onboarding state of the art technology like microservice architectures. We're pioneers of FMG and early adopters of new tools and industry standards. We're a diverse team with different ideas working towards the same goal.
Our dominant programming languages are C++ and Python.
We are passionate about what we do and hope you are, too! Requirements You should be
You are familiar with
- Pragmatic and solution oriented
- Eager to learn new things
Nice to know
- C++11 or later
- Principles of object-oriented programming
- Design patterns
- At least one scripting language (bash, PowerShell)
- C++ development tools (CMake, CLion, ccache, ninja)
- Python 3
- Automated testing (gtest)
- Version control (git)
- Google Protocol Buffers
- nix systems (Red Hat)
- Profiling tools (gprof, valgrind, gperftools)
- DevOps tools (Azure DevOps)
Knowledge on finance and fixed income asset types is a plus but not a must. We'll help to learn what's needed. Our benefits
To help you stay energized, engaged and inspired, we offer a wide range of benefits including a strong retirement plan, tuition reimbursement, comprehensive healthcare, support for working parents and Flexible Time Off (FTO) so you can relax, recharge and be there for the people you care about. About BlackRock
At BlackRock, we are all connected by one mission: to help more and more people experience financial well-being. Our clients, and the people they serve, are saving for retirement, paying for their children's educations, buying homes and starting businesses. Their investments also help to strengthen the global economy: support businesses small and large; finance infrastructure projects that connect and power cities; and facilitate innovations that drive progress.
This mission would not be possible without our smartest investment - the one we make in our employees. It's why we're dedicated to creating an environment where our colleagues feel welcomed, valued and supported with networks, benefits and development opportunities to help them thrive.
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