Senior Strategy-level Software Engineer
Chopper Trading - Chicago, IL

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Responsibilities:
  • Effectively interact with traders and quants to gather requirements for trading strategies
  • Work with development team to create software designs for high-level strategy frameworks and specific strategies
  • Work solo or in small groups to implement and integrate corresponding components
  • Take ownership of strategy framework and specific features; working with QA, Support, beta testers, and end users for the entire life-cycle
  • Provide requirements to core infrastructure group to enhance capabilities of lower-level framework and back-office functionality when appropriate

Qualifications:
  • 3+ years of C++ development experience in past 5 years
  • Some experience at a trading company directly working with exchange traded products
  • Experience with Object Oriented programming and STL
  • Experience developing in a team environment, including requirements gathering
  • History of successfully completed software projects
  • Experience using software version control tools, preferably Git
  • Degree in Computer Science or related field
Desirable:
  • Experience with multithreaded programming
  • Network programming experience - socket / Winsock2 / TCP / UDP
  • Familiarity with C++11