A leading Proprietary Trading firm is seeking a C++ Engineer to join their team in Sydney. They are a next-generation global market maker that hire the brightest minds in finance, science and technology. You will be responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining market leading high-performance trading systems and infrastructure. They use powerful, advanced analytics to solve the market’s most critical challenges, turning big ideas into real-world outcomes.


This is a high-performance, collaborative and flat structured team that produces innovative work. As a Software Engineer you will support business areas throughout the firm by developing and delivering custom solutions that enhance performance and efficiency. As an individual, you are empowered to make an impact at any level whilst having access and support from business leaders.



  • Design, develop, and optimize low-latency trading systems and algorithms using modern C++ and other relevant technologies.
  • Build, maintain, and support one of the world’s most powerful trading platforms while continuously improving performance, functionality, and stability of the system.
  • Collaborate with quantitative researchers and traders to understand their requirements and implement efficient solutions.
  • Participate in the full software development lifecycle, including requirements analysis, design, coding, testing, and deployment.
  • Conduct performance analysis and optimization to ensure the scalability, reliability, and efficiency of trading systems.
  • Stay updated on industry trends and emerging technologies to continuously enhance the trading infrastructure and maintain their competitive edge.


Required skills:

  • 3+ Years of experience working in C++
  • Experience across trading system development is preferable
  • Interest in solving open-ended problems using analytical methods
  • Strong understanding of multi-threaded application design and development
  • Experience working across distributed systems
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Sydney Location
  • PermanentJob Type
  • Competitive salary

C++ Engineer

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