Middleware Transport Developer
New York, NY
Posted Sep 17, 2009 - Requisition No. 24011
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 300,000 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 and Bloomberg New Energy Finance, the company provides data, news and analytics to decision makers in industries beyond finance. And Bloomberg News, delivered through television, radio, mobile, the Internet and two magazines, Bloomberg Businessweek and Bloomberg Markets, covers the world with more than 2,300 news and multimedia professionals at 146 bureaus in 72 countries. Headquartered in New York, Bloomberg employs more than 13,000 people in 185 locations around the world.
The EBUS (Enterprise BUS) is the team within the Infrastructure Group of Bloomberg that is responsible for developing and supporting distributed middleware transport libraries that support the low latency, high volume transport requirements of Bloomberg applications and client facing services. The team focuses on implementing basic reliable unicast and multicast protocols, as well as higher level services that include fault tolerance, service discovery and persistent queues. A successful candidate will join the team in defining application requirements, interface and implementation design, product development, and product support.
- 7+ years of C++ development experience
- High performance, low latency programming with multithreading experience
- Exposure to network protocols (e.g. UDP, TCP, PGM)
- Experience with financial applications (e.g. market data, trading systems) a strong plus
- Willingness to work in a collaborative environment
- Good presentation and communication skills