Senior C++/C# Developer

  • IHS Markit Digital
  • Boulder, CO, USA
  • Sep 08, 2020
Full time Engineering Finance Information Technology

Job Description

Markit Digital is looking for talented, intellectual developers who have a passion for solving difficult problems.

Making an impact:

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. As a developer, your work will used by millions of real people and by some of the largest financial institutions in the world.  Here are some examples of the volumes of data we regularly handle to whet your appetite:

·         130 million document search queries per week across an indexed universe of 98 million documents

·         3.2 million market data quotes processed per second

·         400 million identification symbols contained in our cross-referencing system

What you will be doing:

  • Write code primarily in 1) C++ using features from C++11 and C++14, and 2) C# with extensive test coverage and owning the process through deployment in production
  • Work in a highly collaborative Agile Team
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest advances in technology
  • Act as an ambassador to other teams within Markit to keep our systems moving forward
  • Understand systems owned by the team to be able to interact with DevOps and infrastructure teams for operational activities as needed
  • Respecting and adhering to the process established by team
  • Constantly striving for improvement

What we are our must haves:

  • B.S. in Computer Science or related degree
  • Strong C++ , C# knowledge           
  • Good understanding of SDLC
  • Solid understanding of software design patterns and architectural best practices
  • Passion for problem solving
  • Ability to quickly come up to speed with new technologies and processes
  • Eagerness to learn and accepting feedback and a drive to be successful

Bonus haves:

  • Real-time event processing background and high-throughput optimization skills
  • Experience with concurrent / parallel execution
  • Experience working with the big data in a high-speed, high-availability environment
  • CMake and TeamCity knowledge
  • SQL, no-SQL, MS SQL Server, ElasticSearch experience

What we offer:

  • Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
  • Located in Boulder
  • Great work life balance
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Disability Insurance
  • Dental Benefits
  • Vision Benefits
  • Health Insurance Benefits
  • Life Insurance
  • Pet Insurance
  • Wellness Programs
  • Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
  • 401(K) Matching
  • Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
  • Generous Parental Leave

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