Software Engineer

Software Engineer with High Frequency Trading Firm, high base + bonus

  • San Francisco, CA
  • $150,000 - $400,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Oliver Belkin
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A bit about us:

We are seeking a dynamic and innovative Software Engineer to join our team in San Francisco. This role offers an exciting opportunity to work in the cutting-edge technology industry, focusing on trading systems and high-frequency trading. The successful candidate will be involved in leveraging AWS to manage large data sets in a low latency environment. If you are passionate about creating innovative software solutions, have a deep understanding of Java, C++ (or any other object oriented language), and have experience with high-frequency trading, then this role is for you.

Why join us?

We offer a highly competitive base salary, bonus, equity options and comprehensive benefits in a small startup environment that allows you to have lots of responsibility and make a significant impact. MUST have experience with high frequency trading to be considered.

Job Details

As a Software Engineer, your duties will include:

1. Utilizing your expertise in Java and C++ to develop and maintain robust, high-performance software systems. If you don't have direct experience with Java/ C++, any experience with an object- oriented language is fine.
2. Leveraging AWS and Apache Spark to manage large data sets, ensuring high-speed data processing and retrieval.
3. Developing and implementing trading systems and high-frequency trading algorithms to improve trading efficiency and profitability.
4. Working in a low latency environment, ensuring that our software solutions deliver maximum performance at all times.
5. Collaborating with other engineers, data scientists, and stakeholders to design and implement software solutions that meet business requirements.
6. Troubleshooting and resolving software issues, ensuring that our systems operate smoothly and efficiently.
7. Keeping up-to-date with the latest industry trends and technologies to ensure that our software solutions remain at the forefront of the technology industry.


The ideal candidate for the Software Engineer position should have the following qualifications:

1. A bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field.
2. A minimum of 3 years of experience in software development, with a focus on Java and C++.
3. Proven experience with AWS and a strong understanding of managing large data sets.
4. Experience with trading systems and high-frequency trading, with a deep understanding of the associated algorithms and systems.
5. Experience working in a low latency environment, with a focus on high-performance software solutions.
6. Strong problem-solving skills, with the ability to troubleshoot and resolve software issues quickly and efficiently.
7. Excellent communication skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with other engineers and stakeholders.
8. A passion for technology and innovation, with a drive to stay up-to-date with the latest industry trends and technologies.

*MUST have previous experience with high frequency trading
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Job Details
Managed by Jobot Pro
San Francisco, CA
Job Type
$150,000 - $400,000