Senior Software Engineer - MS082466 8/27/2016

Parallel Partners Chicago, IL

Company
Parallel Partners
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
29313725
AJE Ref #
576000467
Location
Chicago, IL
Job Type
Regular

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Keywords:

Chicago IL Jobs, Senior SoftwareEngineer, C++, C#, Fixed Income Analytics, Visual Studio, Chicago Recruiters, Information Technology Jobs, IT Jobs, Chicago Recruiting

Summary:

Seeking people who think deeply about how to build software and who also are open to new ideas and approaches in a finance and technology world that is constantly changing.

We are looking for a Senior SoftwareEngineer to join a small team of highly talented technologists and traders. This team is tasked with building and maintaining front-office systems for pricing and risk management of fixed income derivatives. The system is built primarily in C# and C++ and is exposed through a RESTful API.

Responsibilities:

-Work directly with traders and other softwareengineers in cross-functional team environments.

-Share responsibility for development and support of existing C# and C++ application.

-Translating business requirements, focused on fixed income analytics, to system features.

-Provide on-call support as needed.

Qualifications:

-5+ years' experience with C#, C++, and Visual Studio on Windows.

-Strong problem-solving and debugging skills.

-Understanding of data structures, algorithms, object oriented programming and distributed systems.

-Experience within the trading industry.

Pluses:

-Experience and interest in derivatives modeling, particularly fixed income analytics.

-Experience with building swap curves and implied volatility surfaces.

-Experience or knowledge of relational/SQL databases.

-Experience with parallelism/concurrency.

-Experience supporting software used in a production trading environment.