Senior Software Engineer - Equity Derivatives RFQ

Careers at Bloomberg

New York

Posted Oct 21, 2017 - Requisition No. 62887

The Equity Derivatives RFQ (Request For Quote) platform allows users to trade equity derivatives over the Bloomberg Terminal. RFQs are electronic messages that enable clients to connect with other traders and ensure they find the best price for their trade. We are currently one of the fastest growing and largest platforms in the market, and our mission is to make Bloomberg RFQ the trading platform to beat. We are looking for individuals who are excited to help us make this happen. We're a small team of engineers who believe in the product and using the right tool for the job. Whether it's front end interfaces or back end applications, we own it all, and we want you to join us.

Who are you? Someone who is comfortable working on all levels of an application, whether it be architecting the backend or designing and building user interfaces. You enjoy working with business sponsors and clients and you're good at extracting and refining requirements. Being open to new ideas is key, as our team is close-knit and we frequently discuss different approaches. You'll be able to quickly take ownership of new projects and building out new features as we continue to expland the platform.

You need to have:

  • 4+ years of experience programming in C++
  • Experience working in a UNIX or similar development environment
  • Experience in all aspects of software development life cycle
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • A proven track record taking a project from initial vision through to production deployment

We'd love to see:

  • Leadership and mentoring experience
  • Experience with FIX protocol
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