Senior C++ Engineer - Connectivity Engineering Infrastructure

Careers at Bloomberg

New York, NY

Posted Sep 25, 2018 - Requisition No. 70926

Bloomberg manages one of the world's largest private data network to help bring news and market data securely to clients all over the globe. Our team is responsible for managing and maintaining this critical client connectivity to Bloomberg. We call ourselves the Connectivity engineering group.

Our mission?

We are a small team tasked with the big responsibility to build the next version of our connectivity infrastructure that is more realtime, adaptive, resilient and in tune to changes to the network. This is to allow clients to connect to Bloomberg more reliably with minimal latency for the best possible experience and to also provide more insight into client connectivity to our network operations engineers to proactively identify and resolve connectivity issues. You will work closely with our network engineers, software architects and developers. This next version of our system will be developed in C++/Python focusing heavily on continuous integration. You will primarily be responsible for design, development and testing. With hundreds of thousands of financial professionals relying on our products to manage their portfolios, execute their trades, and analyze the markets, we're looking to grow our team. That's where you come in.

We’ll trust you to

  • Take ownership of the full software development cycle
  • Design and develop high performance solutions in C++
  • Develop solutions using agile methodology
  • Have good coding practices
  • Take ownership of work & drive tasks to completion
  • Write tests & document work to improve quality

You’ll need to have

  • 5+ years experience with C/C++
  • Strong understanding of relational database development using SQL
  • Strong understanding of data structures, algorithms and object oriented design
  • Experience with python
  • Experience developing applications in Linux platform
  • Experience with shell scripting
  • Experience with Javascript
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills

We are extremely proud of our diverse and open culture, and value diversity of thought and perspective in every form. We're looking for engineers with a real passion for writing reusable, efficient solutions to complex problems, who can adapt to an ever-changing market landscape, and who can collaborate and work effectively on small teams to develop software that impacts thousands of power users around the world.

If this sounds like you, please apply below! You can also learn more about Bloomberg and the exciting technical challenges we solve by visiting our blog: https://www.techatbloomberg.com/

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