Senior Software Engineer - 4247

London /
ION Markets – Markets: Development /
Full-time
About Us
MarketFactory provides mission-critical software that powers the world’s largest market, foreign exchange.  Global financial institutions rely on MarketFactory to transact in the $6 trillion per day currency market.
 
The Role
Our clients will rely on your code to move billions in foreign currencies every day.  Work with the brightest quants and engineers at MarketFactory and amongst our bank, broker, and hedge fund clients.  As a Senior Software Engineer you will be at the center of the company, and the heart of the FX market, by designing, implementing, and maintaining the latest big data and automated code-generation technology.
 
Must Haves

Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field
Experience coding object-oriented software using C++ in a Linux environment
Development of low-latency optimizations on real-time or trading systems
Experience with event programming and service-oriented architecture
Experience with scripting or dynamic languages (e.g. Python, Ruby, Perl)
Development using networking protocols (TCP, UDP, multicast)
 
Nice-to-Haves

Experience with FIX, SBE, ITCH, OUCH
Developed a code generator for complex applications
Knowledge and experience with low-latency messaging middleware