Fintech C++ Engineer

Online interview
Employment contract
Kotlarska 11, 31-539 Krakow, Malopolskie, Krakow
Paid vacation
26 days paid vacation

Project description

We need brilliant engineers to help bring this technology into new markets and new deployment models. If you want to work in a team with people at least as good as you, if you want to solve the problems encountered when analysing the firehose of network data in real time - capturing, decoding, analysing and indexing at 40Gb/s and more and providing solutions for consumers of real-time and historical, raw and normalised market data - then Corvil is what you are looking for. 

Your tasks

This is an opportunity to join a world-leading engineering team working on the design and development of new features across Corvil’s entire product range. We are at a tremendously exciting stage with extensive innovative work on-going and an exciting vision to fulfill. Corvil’s technology is used in many ways today including:

  • to understand our customers’ market position in capital markets;  
  • to understand how our customers’ backbone network is performing; 
  • to debug our customers’ application performance;
  • to capture and provide access to historical market data;
  • To provide normalised real-time market data feeds;
  • to monitor voice over IP call quality.

Who we're looking for?


  • Third Level Computer Science/Engineering Degree or equivalent  
  • 2-4 years of development experience
  • A strong proficiency in C++ development under Linux is required.
  • Understanding of algorithms and design patterns

A suitable candidate should be familiar with

  • Multi-threaded application development
  • Automated testing (unit testing, integration testing)
  • Linux-based development environments, including tools such as gdb and valgrind
  • Knowledge or experience with the following is a distinct advantage:
  • STL
  • Boost
  • Python
  • Virtualized/cloud technologies
  • Experience with Continuous Integration (Jenkins), including the delivery of CI aligned test automation
  • Financial trading protocols e.g. FIX
  • IP networking
  • Packet capture analysis using tools such as Wireshark

Desired Skills and Attributes 

  • Think problems all the way through
  • Understand how to write code that can be worked on by others
  • Understand what it takes to deliver and code a high availability and high-performance system
  • Are aware of the implementation details of commonly used C++ features and how to use that knowledge to help implement efficient yet maintainable code
  • Are comfortable asking for help, taking advice and accepting criticism
  • Can articulate the reasoning behind decisions or trade-offs
  • Can follow existing patterns where required to do so
  • Can invent new patterns where required to do so - and justify that invention
  • Are able to solve issues seen in the field from very limited data 
How we code?
Style guide
Code review
Static code analysis
Code metrics
How we test?
Unit tests
Integration tests
System tests
Performance tests
Manual testing
Test automation
Additional monitor
  • Healthcare package
Leisure package
  • Leisure package
  • Cold beverages
  • Hot beverages
  • Fruits
  • Snacks
  • Lunches
  • Conferences
  • Trainings
  • Books
  • Car parking
  • Bicycle parking
  • Shower

Our company


Krakow 400
Tech skills
  • C++
  • C++17
  • Linux

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