C++ Engineer

New York $1m Permanent

Goliath has partnered with a new firm that has upwards of $1T AUM, 1000+ employees and is one of the top 5 globally in the quantitative space. They’ll wait up to a 24 month NC and they are willing to buy bonuses out during sit-out periods. With the beginning of Q1 2024 well underway, the firm has opened up multiple roles for C++ software development in the front office.


The firm is looking for a C++ Software Engineer to be Onsite in New York to help accelerate one of the teams growth. The position will be an addition to a small engineering team within a larger technology research group. Greenfield Development. Work involvement includes data structures, developing algorithms and latency software engineering and performance will be tightly linked to PMs success.

Essential skills:

  • BS in Comp Sci/ Mathematics/ Physics or similarly related field.
  • Proficiency with C++ and exposure in Python.
  • Expertise with Multicast and/or TCPIP/UDP
  • Extensive experience with algorithm development & data structures.

Beneficial skills:

  • MSCS or similarly related field.
  • Experienced in equities, derivatives or fixed income.
  • Experience with tick data
  • Knowledge or work in a low latency/ Ultra low latency environment
  • Background in trading development is ideal or finance
  • Mathematical achievements / competitions.


Total compensation range is up to $1M for the ideal candidate. Sign on bonuses are provided also to assist in covering bonuses on NC's. Relocation Packages may also be included if necessary.

If interested please apply and Goliath Partners will be in touch!

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