The Role: Senior Software Engineer (C++)
The Team: We are a cross-functional agile team that develops and maintains products that support realtime market data quoting. Providing value-added backend vendor data to our clients and Front-end teams.
The Impact: We are continually developing and improving our applications, which is where you come in. We are looking for creative, talented, and motivated developers who have a passion for solving difficult problems. We need software engineers who can help us develop and maintain systems that are always online and can handle hundreds of thousands of transactions per second. Much of our time is spent focusing on developing new capabilities or reworking and enhancing legacy capabilities, necessitating strong design skills which will lead to robust solutions.
Proficiency in Modern C++. We write code primarily in C++ using features from C++11/14/17/20.
Bachelor’s and/or master’s degree in computer science or related technical discipline or demonstrated projects if self-taught.
Strong knowledge of computer science fundamentals, algorithms, and data structures.
Experience with SQL databases.
Real-time event processing background and high-throughput optimization skills.
Experience with concurrent programming and distributed systems.
Background in the financial markets, economic theory, or statistics.
Experience with technology systems among CMake, and Git
Experience with CI/CD pipelines and building a large codebase using automation tools.
This role is limited to persons with indefinite right to work in the United States.
Why work with us
Happy developers are productive developers. We understand your desire to have a good work and life balance.
We hold regular code reviews to ensure our software is of the highest quality and so that we can all learn from each other. We regularly collaborate via whiteboard design sessions and virtual sessions. We constantly challenge our own assumptions and never accept “because that is the way we’ve always done it” as a justification.
Flexible Working (optional)
We pride ourselves on our agility and diversity, and we welcome requests to work flexibly. For most roles, flexible hours and/or an element of remote working are usually possible. Please talk to us at the interview about the type of arrangement that is best for you. We will always try to be adaptable wherever we can.
The Location: Boulder, CO, London, Ontario or 100% remote
S&P Global states that the anticipated base salary range for this position is $80,000– $146,000. Final base salary for this role will be based on the individual’s geographical location as well as experience and qualifications for the role.
In addition to base compensation, this role is eligible for an annual incentive plan. This role is not eligible for additional compensation such as an annual incentive bonus or sales commission plan.
This role is eligible to receive additional S&P Global benefits. For more information on the benefits, we provide to our employees, please click here.
About Company Statement:
S&P Global delivers essential intelligence that powers decision making. We provide the world’s leading organizations with the right data, connected technologies and expertise they need to move ahead. As part of our team, you will help solve complex challenges that equip businesses, governments, and individuals with the knowledge to adapt to a changing economic landscape.
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Equal Opportunity Employer
S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other status protected by law. Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment.
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London, Ontario, Canada