Senior Software Engineer – Fixed Income Core

Careers at Bloomberg

New York

Posted Mar 15, 2017 - Requisition No. 57560

We deliver a single integrated platform to support our client's complete workflow, from analysis to idea generation, in arguably the world's most important capital market. This includes tools that have become the market standard, including yield and spread calculators, quantitative risk analysis, and relative value comparisons. Our calculation APIs are invoked billions of times a day - supporting millions of application runs by the most prominent players in the industry. Our software engineers take responsibility for the full software development life-cycle, from understanding the needs of the business through to coding to deployment and maintenance.

We'll trust you to: - Develop large scale, low latency servers and user interfaces to redefine client workflows and help them make informed decisions

  • Solve highly complex problems while understanding the scope and impact of your work
  • Be quick, resourceful, flexible, and an excellent collaborator.
  • Work with product and other software engineering teams and balance the best of technical and product knowledge to craft unsurpassed product solutions for our customers

You’ll need to have:

  • 2+ years of experience programming in C++, Python, Java or similar in production environment
  • 2+ years of object-oriented programming experience
  • Comprehensive knowledge of data structures and algorithms
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • A thorough understanding of the systems you've worked on
  • Good communication skills and an ability to explain technical concepts in a non-technical way

We'd love to see:

  • Development experience in Unix/Linux platforms
  • Experience with relational databases
  • Familiarity with the nuances of building high volume, high availability distributed systems
  • Familiarity with open-source technologies
  • Knowledge of financial markets or an interest to learn
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