Software Engineer – Algorithmic Developer – C++ – Prop Trading
GQR | Global Quant Recruitment - Chicago, IL

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This is an active role where we have candidates currently interviewing. Please phone for further details.

Our client is looking for a C++ Software Engineer/Algorithmic Developer. In this role, you will work alongside the high frequency trading teams to help maintain and develop the platform.

Main functions of this role include building the strategy engine, working with optimization solutions, and implementing trading algorithms.

By working within an integrated team of technologists and quantitative researchers, you will be able to make an immediate contribution to the trading efforts of the firm.

Required skills:
  • MINIMUM 3+ years in development and programming
  • Strong knowledge of C++
  • Masters in a quantitative subject
  • Background in working with low latency systems and multi-threading frameworks
  • Ability to handle work multiple tasks at one on time.
Keywords: Software Engineer – Algorithmic Developer – C++ – Prop Trading – Optimization Solutions - Multi Threaded- Object Orientated Programming – Chicago

Although preferable, we do not require a CV, please feel free to get in touch regarding this role to talk to a member of the team to discuss this role. For more current openings with our clients, please see

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Contact Telephone Number: +1 (310) 807-5030

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