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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Software Development
C++ Developer
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Job Description

C++ Developer
Chicago, IL

Prestigious Organization is seeking a C++ Developer who has some Java familiarity. Working with a small development team, develop, modify, and enhance complex systems relating to stock, options, and futures market data. We're working with cutting edge distributed storage and processing technologies to manage some of the largest data sets in the financial sector and are looking for programmers that enjoy tackling the challenges that come with Real Time streaming data and large historical databases.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Performs a combination of the following duties according to departmental guidelines:

  • Codes, tests, debugs, and documents complex technical assignments
  • Develops solutions according to design specifications that are thorough, accurate, and conform to development standards
  • Independently researches and resolves complex technical problems
  • Optimizes application through analysis and tuning
  • Analyzes and recommends technologies and tools to improve efficiency and quality of the development process
  • Self-manages assigned projects to ensure successful completion in designated time frames
  • May participate in


4+ years of experience in full life cycle software development in a professional environment. Prior experience with financial industry systems preferred but not required.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Intermediate level skills with the following languages and/or technologies required:
    • 4+ years of experience in professional C++ OR Java development
    • Fluent in multi-threaded and performance conscious programming techniques and best practices
    • TCP/UDP Socket programming
  • Basic to intermediate level skills with the following languages and/or technologies preferred:
    • Familiarity with.nix platforms and working with cross-platform code bases
    • Familiarity with distributed technologies (Kudu, Cassandra, HDFS, Kafka, Impala, Hive, Spark, Ignite, etc.)
    • Experience with both C++ and Java development


Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field or equivalent in experience.


Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location