Senior Software Engineer

  • Competitive
  • Chicago, IL, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Non-disclosed
  • 15 Nov 17 2017-11-15

Our client, a leading global Systematic Hedge Fund based in Chicago but with global offices is looking to hire senior Software Engineers to join their growing talented and high profile international team.

  • Technologist (High frequency trading systems – C++)
  • Technologist (Big data / data science)

The successful candidate will have the opportunity work alongside some of the industry’s leading minds and a range of world class technologists and developers in the High-Frequency/Ultra Low-Latency trading and electronic market making systems space.

The Job:

  • You will be a hands-on Technologist who gets excited about software and its application in finance and business.
  • You will be someone who loves to build and deliver best in class technical solutions in a collaborative environment.
  • You will be an expert programmer in C++ and python (or Data science).
  • You will be someone who enjoys working in a leading edge environment where collaboration, team work and progression are staples.
  • This is the perfect opportunity for a candidate who is looking to advance their career and to join an exciting, challenging role with a global leader.

The Requirements:

  • MS or PhD in quantitative area of study (CS / Engineering / Math / etc.)
  • Extensive experience in C++ and Python
  • A track record of achievement both academically and professionally.
  • A history of remaining with companies for several years at a time a huge advantage