Senior C++ Engineer

new york, New York

A prominent, data based global technology firm is currently seeking a Senior C++ Engineer to join their team in New York. This tech company has multiple focuses, the main one being the creation of one of the world’s most widely utilized financial software applications. In this role you will work in a small, dynamic team with some of New York City’s top engineers, to solve very unique, large scale challenges.  Their systems are very large and highly distributed, and engineers are always looking for creative solutions to solve problems, including employing a variety of modern programming languages, open source and big data technologies, as well as Machine Learning and Natural Language Processing.

Not only can you grow professionally in this company but they have an excellent engineering culture, work/life balance, and great benefits. The company is also very philanthropic; many employees give back to the community and the company also donates a significant portion of their profits to philanthropy. This is an exciting opportunity for anyone looking for the next step in their career and for a work place they can call home.

This candidate will help build large scale data access, that will process and report systems that package and deliver complex events streams. You will help build secure, scalable and high quality services and pipelines using a combination of proprietary and open source components.


  • 3+ years experience with C/C++ programming and object-oriented design
  • 2+ years experience developing large scale distributed software systems
  • Proficiency in developing multi-threaded applications
  • Experience working in an environment with least one scripting language such as Python or Bash
  • Work with Product and Engineering teams
  • Experience in all phases of the Agile and test-driven SDLC
  • Experience with open source technologies such as Kafka, Accumulo, HDFS
  • Experience in database design and access using SQL/no-SQL solutions
  • Deep knowledge of search engines like Apache Lucene and Solr

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