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Software Engineer - Real Time Market Data and News Feeds - Tokyo

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Posted Mar 24, 2022 - Requisition No. 101808

Real time market data is at the core of Bloomberg's business and our team develops the software which provides it. Our feed handlers directly consume real time market data from hundreds of exchanges and financial institutions around the world and translate it into normalized streams. The data we provide is consumed by applications across the Bloomberg platform and ultimately used by clients making the decisions that drive financial markets. Performance and reliability are key features of our software. Our goal is to be the most comprehensive and reliable source of financial data in the world.

As a member of our team, you will immediately begin delivering software which has an impact on the company and our clients. You will collaborate with business units and other development teams to drive projects dealing with data across all asset classes. You will work on a variety of short and long term projects, both to address business needs and to continually improve our infrastructure. Join us to make a difference.

We are looking for a strong engineer that can strike a good balance between fast, robust, and maintainable code. The candidate needs to show experience in taking proactive ownership while working collaboratively. Given the mission-critical nature of our business, we are looking for someone who is passionate about the quality of the code and the product, and is willing to go above and beyond roles and responsibilities to make an impact.

You'll need to have:

  • Recent hands-on experience programming in C++
  • Strong computer science fundamentals including data structures and algorithms
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Fluency in English across speaking, reading, and writing

We’d love to see:

  • Experience developing on Unix based platforms
  • Experience with network protocols such as TCP, UDP, and Multicast
  • Experience with real-time systems
  • Knowledge of market data systems

If this sounds like you:

Apply! If we think you are a good match, we'll get in touch to let you know the next steps.

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