Job Description

The Role:

Bloomberg's API provides subscription based low latency market data and a wealth of historical and reference data in compact, self-describing formats. These data are programmatically available to clients via C++, Java and .NET language bindings. Bloomberg's API development team is looking for an experienced C++ Software Developer. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work on highly optimized, scalable, redundant and distributed software that facilitates normalization, and delivery of data.

Skills & Requirements


  • Master's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field (or equivalent expertise) 
  • Minimum of 5 years of C++ development experience
  • Solid understanding of Data Structures, Algorithms, and Object-Oriented design
  • Good knowledge of Multi-threading and Network programming
  • Experience with High-Performance Unix Programming will be an advantage
  • Knowledge of JAVA and .NET is a plus.
  • Understanding of XML/XSD and other schema driven data is a plus.
  • Financial and/or Market Data experience is a plus.

About Bloomberg

Bloomberg, the global business and financial information and news leader, gives influential decision makers a critical edge by connecting them to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas. The company’s strength – delivering data, news and analytics through innovative technology, quickly and accurately – is at the core of the Bloomberg Professional service, which provides real time financial information to more than 315,000 subscribers globally. Bloomberg’s enterprise solutions build on the company’s core strength, leveraging technology to allow customers to access, integrate, distribute and manage data and information across organizations more efficiently and effectively. Through Bloomberg Law, Bloomberg Government, Bloomberg New Energy Finance and Bloomberg BNA, the company provides data, news and analytics to decision makers in industries beyond finance. And Bloomberg News, delivered through the Bloomberg Professional service, television, radio, mobile, the Internet and three magazines, Bloomberg Businessweek, Bloomberg Markets and Bloomberg Pursuits, covers the world with more than 2,400 news and multimedia professionals at more than 150 bureaus in 73 countries. Headquartered in New York, Bloomberg employs more than 15,000 people in 192 locations around the world.

Bloomberg is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all backgrounds regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or any other classification protected by law. 

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We have great benefits

20+ days of vacationExclusive discounts to gyms, stores & restaurantsCommuter/Dependent Care/Health Flex Spending AccountsUnlimited snacks, fresh fruit, coffee, tea & beveragesArts & Culture program with discounted or free admissionCareer Development & Learning resourcesWellness, Volunteer, Diversity & Sustainability programsBest-in-class Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance

Who you’ll work with

Dietmar Kühl - Software Developer
John Lakos - Software Infrastructure Manager
Justin Erenkrantz

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Senior Software Developer - API Development Team at Bloomberg - C++