Tuesday, 25 June 2013

Waterfront International Ltd.: C++ Electronic Trading Systems Developer

Waterfront International is a Toronto-based quantitative finance research firm, specializing in developing computer based statistical trading strategies.Waterfront’s selective hiring process considers only highly talented individuals with a history of exceptional experience.

Primary Responsibilities

The successful candidate will design and develop distributed, multithreaded systems focusing on high performance and low latency.

Requirements of the Candidate include:

  • 5+ years of professional C/C++/UNIX programming (experience in finance industry preferred).
  • Solid background in developing low latency, multithreaded and high performance systems.
  • Experience with FIX engines and electronic trading platforms in liquid financial markets is a plus.
  • Proven understanding of design patterns, object oriented design, distributed systems and software architecture.
  • Solid understanding of Messaging Middleware concepts, usage and application.
  • Experience in TCP/IP networking, sockets programming and large projects.
  • Degree in Computer Science / Engineering or closely related field.

Waterfront International
Email: recruiting@wil.com

1 comment:

  1. Yeah, they've been posting this exact same job description for the past 11 years. Companies like this basically get you to implement your ideas, and then come up with an excuse to can you once it's systematized.