R&D Real-Time Market Data Senior Software Developer
R&D Real-Time Market Data is seeking a strong C++ developer with a passion for building robust, high performance software. Our group builds real-time feed handlers for a wide variety of the most important financial data sources from all over the world, like the New York Stock Exchange, the Tokyo Stock Exchange, and the Bank of England. The typical role of our software is to receive external data over a network and publish it as a normalized stream to Bloomberg applications, databases, and/or pricing distribution services. The challenges we work on include reducing latencies, expanding content, and continuously improving the scalability and maintainability of the system.
The work environment is fast-paced, spirited and friendly. Expect to make immediate contributions to our production code. In addition to programming, you¿ll be involved in all aspects of the software development life cycle, from requirements planning and design, through to QC and troubleshooting.
- A minimum of 3 years of hands-on C++ development experience on Linux/UNIX
- Familiarity with multi-threading and networking protocols (e.g., TCP/IP, Multicast) preferred
- Exposure to a variety of languages and development environments a plus (e.g., Python, shell scripting, Java, Windows programming, etc…)
- Desire to learn new technologies and concepts
- Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
- Ability to manage and aggressively push projects
- Knowledge of financial markets a plus
- Excellent communication, writing and organizational skills
Bloomberg, the global business and financial information and news leader, gives influential decision makers a critical edge by connecting them to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas. The company’s strength – delivering data, news and analytics through innovative technology, quickly and accurately – is at the core of the Bloomberg Professional service, which provides real time financial information to more than 315,000 subscribers globally. Bloomberg’s enterprise solutions build on the company’s core strength, leveraging technology to allow customers to access, integrate, distribute and manage data and information across organizations more efficiently and effectively. Through Bloomberg Law, Bloomberg Government, Bloomberg New Energy Finance and Bloomberg BNA, the company provides data, news and analytics to decision makers in industries beyond finance. And Bloomberg News, delivered through the Bloomberg Professional service, television, radio, mobile, the Internet and three magazines, Bloomberg Businessweek, Bloomberg Markets and Bloomberg Pursuits, covers the world with more than 2,400 news and multimedia professionals at more than 150 bureaus in 73 countries. Headquartered in New York, Bloomberg employs more than 15,000 people in 192 locations around the world.
Bloomberg is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all backgrounds regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or any other classification protected by law.