Software Developer

JOB FUNCTION: Information Technology
JOB TYPE: Direct Hire
LOCATION: Jersey City, NJ
POSTED: Jan 20, 2023

Our client, a company dedicated to providing ease of use in the electronic trading industry. They are seeking a Software Developer to join their team!

Salary/Hourly Rate:

Dependent on experience

Position Overview:

The Software Developer will work in a highly effective software development team responsible for developing & enhancing core trading systems for Fixed Income and Derivative Securities. The Software Developer works in a small team and interacting with technical and non-technical business team.

Responsibilities of the Software Developer:

  • Work in a C environment on both Windows and/or Linux platforms
  • Enhance and maintain backend servers (C++) used for real-time trading applications
  • Contribute during all phases of project lifecycle
  • Work with QA and support teams to address issues that arise during development and testing
  • Work with a substantial codebase, requiring an inquiring and tenacious approach to development and maintenance
  • Implement code for interfacing with the Dealer Pricing Systems and Trading Systems
  • Be able to understand existing code base for existing asset classes and be able to enhance them within the existing infrastructure and coding conventions
  • Ensuring the code is tested thoroughly using tools like low latency test simulators and scripts
  • Improve System Performance by identifying code and procedural inefficiencies

Qualifications for the Software Developer:

  • 5+ years working with C++ as a Software Developer within a Windows Environment
  • Experience with object-oriented methodologies, testing techniques, and multithreaded application development experience
  • Knowledge of Python and JavaScript as well as FIX related applications
  • Well versed with SQL and relational databases
  • MSSQL experience is preferred

Education Requirements:

  • High School diploma or GED with 5+ years of experience is required
  • Bachelor’s degree with 3+ years of experience is preferred


  • Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • 401k match
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Travel Assistance Benefits
  • Pet Insurance
  • Corporate Gym Subsidies
  • Wellness Perks
  • PTO and Parental Leave
As a woman-owned firm, we value diversity. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex (including gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation and gender identity), age, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, disability (physical or mental), genetic information, citizenship or any other characteristic protected by law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.
Position ID: 117784