Software Developer – C++

  • Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #18190

Software Developer – C++
Location: Philadelphia, PA

Scientific Search client, a world class financial services firm, is seeking several Software Developers. This is a full time direct hire position, not a contract engagement, with a dynamic organization.


  • Design, develop, and work on proprietary systems to monitor, analyze, and improve our low latency environments
  • Design and implement proprietary data formats, compression schemes, and indexing strategies to aid in working with large datasets to find the signal in the noise
  • Write and optimize frameworks and platforms that deal with bulk data acquisition
  • Tune our Linux environment for low latency and high throughput in a highly concurrent environment 
  • Able to execute on ideas quickly
  • Committed to innovation
  • Focused on the entire technical stack with an eye for building a stable, scalable, optimized environment with minimized risk
  • Passionate about technology and interested in exploring new technologies to find the optimal solution
  • Strong object oriented software developers


  • 5 + years of development experience
  • Deep understand of Linux (virtual memory, I/O, scheduling, filesystems, etc.)
  • Strong C++ skills (Python development experience a plus)
  • Experience in concurrent programming and distributed system design
  • A general understanding of network protocols and the OSI model
  • Ability to context switch effectively in a fast paced environment driven by business needs
  • Ability to work as part of a team of developers and with the testing groups while also successfully managing individual tasks and projects with minimal guidance.
  • Keen attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Excellent communication skills that facilitate teamwork and interaction with colleagues and internal clients.

For immediate consideration send current resume to John Barry; or call & ref jo#; 18190 

Must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident.
Client will NOT sponsor


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