C/C++ Data Developer at Kaiju Capital Management

Posted on: 06/09/2021

Location: (REMOTE)

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Tags: confluence numpy unix python pandas jira

**We Are...**Kaiju Capital Management (Kaiju) is a small- to medium-sized Hedge Fund. We are a fully-remote company and have experienced significant growth in the last 8-12 months. The Technology division comprises most of the Kaiju staff and is divided into 2 main teams: AI and Engineering. The Technology division is responsible for building and maintaining internal web-based applications, bespoke AI models, and working closely with the Trading team to find, create, and manage trading opportunities and strategies. Our unique and proprietary web-applications and AI models have allowed us to not only have an incredibly well-organized and risk-balanced portfolio, but also to thrive during severe market downturns. We’re constantly improving and finding new opportunities to pivot or expand our trading. **You Are…** An experienced **C/C++ developer** that will support and enhance our backend financial market data systems used by our AI and Data Science team and by our AI-driven trading systems. **You Will…** * Deliver high-quality C or C++ code including testing, maintenance and documentation as part of a continuous production-grade operation * Being able to understand how to optimise for speed and memory where applicable * Work with dynamic memory allocation and use basic C data types and memory pointers * Work with low level data structures and algorithms, such as sorting and parsing of large throughputs of data * Work closely with other remote team members and participate in peer code reviews * Take great care to ensure you’re delivering quality code and participate in documentation and process improvement **You Have…** * 3 years of experience in design, development, testing, maintenance and documentation of applications in C or C++ * Some experience in developing code optimised for performance (speed and memory management) * A reasonable experience working with UNIX/Linux scripting. * A reasonable experience working with control version systems (git) and collaborative tools (Jira, Confluence, etc.) * Able to work US Eastern Time Zone schedule * Fluent English written and verbal **Bonus…** * Exposure to data science libraries or languages such as Numpy/R/Matlab/Pandas * Exposure to Python * Exposure to Go * Exposure in developing C++ macros/templates **Our AI & Data Backend Stack…** * C and C++ * Go * Python/Numpy **Benefits…** * This is a full-time contract position with competitive consulting rates * Flexible PTO * Support for continuing education * This is a remote position. Work from anywhere in the world Serious inquiries only. There will be a screening process with an online skills assessment and at least two interviews. *Kaiju Capital Management Limited has been certified as an Approved Investment Manager in the British Virgin Islands.* *Kaiju is an equal opportunity employer. We don’t discriminate, nor do we tolerate discrimination or harassment. We base all hiring decisions on the job requirements, business needs, and individual qualifications.*