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Team Lead – C++ Engineer - Top Secret Greenfield Engineering Project - World-Renowned High-Frequency Trading Firm – New York/Chicago

New York, NY, USA

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About The Role

A top-secret engineering project at one of the top High-Frequency Trading Firms in the world. Although many of the specifics are under NDA, the budget signed off is to build a brand-new cross-asset platform that will centralize most of the firm's core trading and analytics functions, ultimately impacting thousands of end users globally.

It's the most critical project for the firm as they believe this will revolutionize their trading business and give them a competitive edge over the rest of the market. They are one of the most successful tech-driven finance firms in the world, which value modern technology and quality engineering at the core of its success as a business. They are looking for the top Lead C++ technologists in the market and are paying the best salaries in order to get them, they have hired many people from the Big Tech firms in Silicon Valley in the past year.


  • Hands-on C++ Engineer

  • Team Lead

  • Front Office

  • Part of a Front Office Starts Group


  • C++ Experts

  • Linux

  • Multithreading experience

  • Has managed a team of 3 engineers minimum


  • Competitive Compensation

  • Engagement with the broader technology community

If this role isn't right for you, but you know of someone who might be interested, we have a market-leading referral scheme in place to thank anyone who refers a friend who is successfully placed! T&Cs apply.


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