Durlston Partners

Low Latency C++ Developer

Up to $750k
New York

Role Overview: As a Low Latency C++ Developer, you will play a key role in designing, developing, and optimizing low latency trading systems. You will work closely with our quantitative researchers and traders to implement high-performance algorithms and execute trades with minimal latency.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and develop low latency trading systems using C++.
  • Optimize trading algorithms and infrastructure to achieve ultra-low latency performance.
  • Collaborate with quantitative researchers and traders to understand trading strategies and implement them in software.
  • Conduct performance analysis and optimization to improve system efficiency and reduce latency.
  • Stay abreast of industry developments and emerging technologies to continuously enhance our trading capabilities.


  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in computer science, engineering, or a related field.
  • Strong proficiency in C++ programming language.
  • Experience with low latency trading systems and high-frequency trading strategies.
  • Knowledge of network protocols and hardware acceleration techniques.
  • Familiarity with Linux operating system and shell scripting.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.


  • Competitive salary and performance-based bonuses.
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including healthcare, retirement plans, and more.
  • Opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
  • Dynamic and collaborative work environment with opportunities to make a significant impact.