C++ Backend Software Developer

Houston, TX 77002

Posted: 03/23/2023 Employment Type: Permanent Industry: Commodities Job Number: 2023-02 Pay Rate: $160-170K (DOE) Type: Hybrid

Job Description

Global company in the Houston, Texas Downtown area is searching for several C++ Backend Software Developers to share their expertise to extend and transform the company’s flagship global derivatives trading system for the Commodities and Global Market Group within the company.

Multiple Positions

This is a great opportunity for a C++ Backend Software Developer with strong technical and communication skills to deliver in a global and dynamic environment.

About the Project:

Some of our projects include substantial engineering to move the architecture to cloud native infrastructure, incorporate new ideas on DevOps and CI/CD processes into builds, and being involve on projects focused on core business delivery – such as building out a new generation of regulatory risk computation processes, executed on large-scale distributed compute architectures.

This Global Company wants to empower their C++ Backend Software Developers to continuously develop, so as a member of the team - you will be supported to explore and grow through experimentation, learning and community involvement, as you build a rewarding career here with them.

Job Requirements

Required Technical Expertise:

  • Expertise in building and maintaining applications using C++ in the Linux environment
  • Good exposure to the Java/JVM and Python ecosystem
  • Strong knowledge of SQL databases
  • Experience with CI/CD environment
  • Strong (if not outstanding) analytical abilities and problem solving skills
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications in engineering, computer science or equivalent

This position is ideal for someone who brings an interest in mathematics, financial products and risk.  This company offers great opportunities for individuals with strong domain experience in investment banking risk.

Additional Information

Work Right:

  • Candidate must have the proof of the right to work in the USA.
  • The company will consider candidates transferring H1B Visa sponsorships. 
  • Client will not work with third party vendors on C2C or C2B.


This company offers a competitive benefit package including medical, dental, vision, 5 weeks of vacation, traditional holidays, 5 sick days, free parking, commutation, and more.


Relocation expenses are available at a minimum. 

Hybrid Work Schedule:

This company offers a hybrid work schedule: Every 10 days: 5 remote/5 on-site.


This company offers a competitive base salary with bonus potential depending on company and employee performance. 

Resume Submittal:

Please submit resume to resumes@profoundjobs.com.

Meet Your Recruiter

Marie Mikelson
President | HeadHunter | Technical Recruiter


Marie is a native Houstonian and has put her energy in building ProFound’s business relationships. She has specialized in IT and software development recruiting in the Houston area since 1999. You will often hear Marie tell people to “get-into-our-circle” because she knows people, companies and she’s working on new jobs all the time. As a professional networker, Marie practices good habits in business development, recruiting, customer service, working with a sense of urgency to help people. She believes in having a foundation of long term relationships in order to be a successful Business Owner, Recruiter and Business Developer.

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