Senior C/C++ Software Developer - Message

Careers at Bloomberg

New York

Posted Jan 11, 2013 - Requisition No. 35525

The Role:

R&D Message and Collaboration is looking for Software Engineers who have experience with C++ or C, and high transaction rate, distributed server-side applications. Message, in addition to having features that are standard for email, is one of the largest real-time price dissemination and discovery platforms in the world. It is used by clients of Bloomberg to exchange information on a secure, compliant system. The developer joining the group would focus on the enhancement and maintenance of Message application infrastructure, which is distributed across multiple servers and data centers, processes over 230 million messages per day and must be available 100% of the time.


  • Expertise in C++, and/or C
  • Strength with SQL databases
  • Experience with distributed, high transaction-rate systems
  • Good understanding of multi-threaded solutions
  • 4+ years of professional software development

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.

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