Position Role: Development

Position Level: Experienced

Position Type: Full-time

Position Location: Toronto, ON

Application Deadline: 2018-05-31

Position Overview:

FeatureMine is a financial technology startup that specializes in building tools for quantitative research and trading. One of our main products is a high-performance integrated quantitative research and trading platform. Our goal is to make machine learning easily accessible for quantitative traders.

We are looking for a C++ developer who would be responsible for products that may range from linux libraries to high performance trading systems.


  • GitHub or otherwise hosted project is a plus

Design, build, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable C++ code
Implement performance and quality modules
Identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to these problems
Help maintain code quality, organization, and automatization
Optimize code for low latency, high-performance applications


  • Strong proficiency in C++, with fair knowledge of the language specification
  • Thorough knowledge of the standard library, STL containers, and algorithms
  • Knowledge of Linux system programming and POSIX programming interface
  • Good understanding of memory management in non-garbage collected environments
  • Understanding of dynamic polymorphism and C++ specific notions, such as friend classes
  • Familiarity with templating in C++
  • Knowledge of the latest C++17 standard is appreciated
  • Knowledge of low-level threading primitives and real-time environments
  • Knowledge of writing native modules for high-level languages such as Node.js and Python is a plus
  • Familiarity with language tools, such as Valgrind
  • Implementation of automated testing platforms and unit tests
  • Proficient understanding of Git code versioning tool
  • Familiarity with continuous integration
  • Undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Engineering or Mathematics

Opportunity for ownership and growth with the company. Learning quantitative development for finance first hand from industry professions.

How to Apply:

Applications can be submitted to katia@featuremine.com.

Specific Instructions for E-mail Applications:

Please attache your resume in the email.