Job Description

Senior Software Developer

Employment Type: 
Direct Hire
New York City
Job ID: 

NY, NY world-renowned company

Seeking Direct Hire Professionals, salary up to $150K plus bonus

IT and strong financial background


Title:               Senior Software Developer

Location:        NYC, NY       

Position Description:

Our client is looking for skilled senior software developers to design and build analytics applications to provide transparency and insight to users around the world, empowering them to make smart financial decisions. Successful candidates will have to solve large-scale software engineering and financial problems to provide integrated solutions for multi asset risk, return attribution, characteristics, intra-day P&L monitoring and portfolio optimization.

The application brings together calculations across tens of millions of data points per analytical computation which also needs to scale to a large percentage of the firm’s overall user base. The scale of such intensive calculations offers deep opportunities for optimizing the system using distributed big data frameworks like HBase and Hadoop. They will have an opportunity to work closely with different development and business teams, making strong communication skills a must-have requirement.

Qualifications/Skills Requirements:

  • 2+ years of professional experience with C and C++ on Unix/Linux or similar

  • A passion for design, problem solving AND hands-on software development

  • A strong knowledge of object-oriented design, data structures, systems and applications programming, multi-threading, HBase/Hadoop, R, CPLEX, finance, project management is a plus

  • Strong communication skills