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Senior C++ Developer

Job Title: Senior C++ Developer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Crows Nest, New South Wales
Salary: AU$150000.00 - AU$170000.00 per annum + discretionary bonus
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 6598
Contact Name: Lee Hogben
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Job Published: March 09, 2022 16:47

Job Description

Our client is a private Trading Firm that specialises in developing and deploying systematic trading strategies across global futures markets. These strategies are quantitatively based and highly diverse and are supported by a disciplined scientific research process. Teamwork, technology, innovation and intellect are at the core of what they do.

An opportunity has arisen for a motivated and technically strong Senior C++ Developer to join the Development team. The team is responsible for the design and build of real-time systematic trading applications.

Benefits of the role:

  • Opportunity to learn from and collaborate with a team of smart and talented developers while building real-time low-latency trading software
  • A mix of greenfield development projects (including the creation of POCs to evaluate solutions) and extensions to existing software infrastructure
  • A hybrid work policy with the flexibility to work from home 2 days per week
  • Office located within easy transport options

Key Responsibilities:

  • The design and build of server-side low latency C++ and C# components. New applications are built with C++ 17.
  • Collaboration with a Technical Business Analyst and the Development team to design effective and efficient software components that meet business requirements.
  • Unit testing of developed software including the use of automated tests.
  • Maintenance and support of developed software, including phased extensions.

Technical Requirements for the role:

  • Strong C++, including C++17.
  • MSSQL, not just SELECT queries
  • Microsoft Visual Studio
  • Use of Version Control software
  • Designing solutions
  • Task estimation
  • Working to deadlines
  • Unit testing
  • Releasing software into a production environment
  • Adhering to coding and design standards
  • Writing project documentation, including designs
  • Escalating issues appropriately
  • Developing applications for Linux and MS Windows
You must be either an Australian Citizen or Australian Permanent Resident to be considered for this role.

Please send your CV in WORD format only.