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C++ Software Engineer

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: New York
  • Salary: $150000 - $160000 per annum, Benefits: + bonus and benefits
  • Job reference: MARY01232018
  • Sector: Buy Side, Asset Management, Selby Jennings
  • Date posted: 25/05/2018
C++ Software Engineer | Multi-Strategy Hedge Fund (NYC)

$150,000 - $175,000 (bonus and benefits)


Multi-Strategy Hedge Fund based in NYC is looking for highly skilled software engineers to join their high performing team for a full-time, career advancing, opportunity. As a firm that stands apart due to its ability to operate independently from broader market trends, they are looking for a skilled C++ Engineer to help in their efforts to support trading operations and development working closely with quants and traders.


Main Skills:

  • 3+ years minimum previous work experience in a software development position, preferable from a financial environment, but not required
  • Work with your team to support trading operations and continue the development of trading systems
  • Collaborate  in real time execution system support
  • Improve low latency trading engine infrastructure
  • Work collaboratively to improve quantitative strategy development
  • Expected to implement strategy back-test
  • As a technology-driven business, it’s also important to research new technologies and effectively integrate within existing environment

Preferred skills:
  • Proficiency  C++ in a Linux environment
  • Practical knowledge of scripting languages (Python, Perl)
  • Experience with low latency, multithreaded systems desirable
  • Minimum Bachelors in Computer Science or similar discipline
This asset management firm is renowned for its employee retention and job satisfaction which fosters career growth. Considering you will be joining a small team there is fantastic exposure to key decision makers within the business and so the impact of your work will be known. If you are interested in exploring further then please do send us your resume to or call 646-759-5602