C# Developer

JOB DESCRIPTION
Overview

Do you want to work on designing, enhance and developing real-time Trading systems?

SIG is a market leader, and its continued success is based on the capabilities provided by our growing Technology and Quantitative Research teams. Trading systems are critical to our business and success. Building these systems involves some of the most demanding challenges in any industry and we use technology to give us an edge. The Sydney team in collaboration with the Global Technology teams, is responsible for delivering high performance applications used by traders for option market making and other related trading strategies.

 

As a Developer in the Trading systems team, you will be involved in the analysis and development of applications in a fast-paced Front Office trading environment.  This complex software includes a combination of client and server-side systems for quoting, order management, pricing, market data and related tools. You will work closely with the traders, quantitative analysts, compliance, and other technology teams to provide innovative solutions with a focus on high performance and scalability. You will see your ideas and hard work used by experienced traders across a range of markets and financial instruments.


What we're looking for

 

 

  • A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or a related discipline (If you have equivalent technical experience instead, that will work too!)
  • 6 – 12 years of progressive experience developing software applications.
  • Strong C# development skills with knowledge of design, profiling, OO, multi-threading, user-interface development with experience on both the client & server side
  • Hands on experience developing large scale applications in C#.
  • A track record / knowledge / interest in areas of options, trading, risk, market data, exchange connectivity or trading systems development will be highly regarded
  • Solid experience in C++ on Windows or Linux is useful, but not essential.
  • A passion for new and creative solutions utilizing different technologies, platforms and languages

If you join our team, you will:

  • Design and develop software applications to solve complex market-driven requirements primarily targeting the options trading desk and supporting operations
  • Develop components across the full stack using C# and C++.
  • Contribute to all phases of SDLC, from initial requirements through final testing and implementation
  • Committed to innovation with a strong interest in learning and working with new technologies.
  • Continuous improvement of the capability of the Trading team and applications (through technology, automation and other means).