Trading Systems C/C++ Senior Software Developer

Careers at Bloomberg

New York

Posted Jul 12, 2012 - Requisition No. 33851

The Company:

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 Role

Trading Systems is a fast-paced, fast-growing group at Bloomberg looking for skilled senior developers. TS provides global solutions for managing orders, executions, quotes, and positions. Firms use our advanced tools for market compliance, connectivity, algorithmic strategy trading, programmed trading, risk management, ticketing, pricing, and back office/clearing. Senior developers have the opportunity to manage projects though all phases of the development cycle, and will have global client impact almost immediately. As you will work closely with development and the business side, strong communication skills are a must.


  • 3+ years of professional experience with C and C++ on UNIX.
  • A passion for design, problem solving, AND hands-on development.
  • A strong knowledge of object-oriented design, data structures, systems and applications programming, and multithreading programming.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Financial knowledge and project management experience are a plus but not necessary.
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