Job Type
6,000,000 JPY - 10,000,000 JPY per year
Japanese Level
Advanced (JLPT Level 1)
English Level
Start Date


Fantastic opportunity to further your career at a top tier Japanese financial institution! If you have the skills as well as a desire to succeed then you are encouraged to apply. You will play a key role in developing, maintaining, and user support of a brand new, proprietary built, low latency, high frequency, systematic, equity trading platform. This is a truly unique type opportunity currently not available anywhere else in Tokyo. The financial firm's front office is looking for a skilled Engineer with experience in developing multi-threaded Unix/Linux server side applications in C++. Initially, primary responsibility will be developing exchange connectivity components for their next generation equity trading platform, covering Japan markets. Candidate must be comfortable with whole application development cycle (design, development, testing/debugging/profiling/deployment), must have experience with the IP stack under Linux (TCP, UDP).

Required Skills

‐Multithreaded Unix/Linux server side applications in C++‐

Preferred Skills

‐Experience developing exchange connectivity software ‐Experience optimizing applications handling network communications for latency/throughput ‐Experience in one or more interpreted languages (e.g. Python, Perl) ‐Experience writing applications communicating with Oracle databases ‐Experience with Linux kernel bypass technology ‐Experience with messaging middleware products (e.g. Informatica Ultra Messaging, Tibco RV, ZeroMQ) ‐Experience developing desktop applications in C# ‐Candidate should be based in Tokyo area and have at least conversational level of Japanese