Junior Software Developer

Full Time, Part-time
Montreal Quebec
Posted 2 years ago

Pointus Partners is a privately held Canadian-based proprietary trading firm located in Montreal.  Our core principles are: innovation, collaboration and communication. We think critically, share ideas and solve problems as a team. We embrace the entrepreneurial spirit, a work-life balance,  and a flat organizational structure in an open office concept.

From sophisticated algorithms to outright trading, we only employ cutting edge technology to gain advantages in today’s trading environment. The firm’s primary tool is its people with the support of its own trading platform called VT Trader.  

If you wish to join a company whose vision is guided by common principles – innovation, collaboration and communication, which empower its employees to think critically and share ideas, you will have:

  • Curiosity and passion for technology
  • Self-motivation, hardworking skills and be enthusiastic
  • 1-3 years experience with C# and the .NET framework
  • Experience with networked and multi-threaded systems
  • Experience in database design, optimization, and troubleshooting

Strong attention to detail, logical/critical thinking and analysis skills

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • Ability to conduct business analysis and gathering of requirements
  • Experience with Visual Basic, SQL, Java, Ruby, C++, PHP, Linux, and FIX protocol would be considered an asset
  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation (or in progress) would be considered an asset

As a Jr. Software Developer at Pointus Partners, you will focus on the following:

  • Learning and becoming proficient in writing optimized and efficient code
  • Creating and improving software systems with cutting edge technology
  • Using your creativity to research innovative solutions
  • Working on different projects within and outside of your team to meet the firms goals
  • Being a team player who believes that the whole of the team is greater than the sum of its parts
  • Other tasks as required

Why join Pointus Partners

  • Our competitive salary and bonus structure
  • Centrally located office (close to Metro, train and bus station)
  • A comprehensive benefits program for you and your dependents and significant others
  • A casual work environment

NOTE:  Only candidates residing in the Montreal region will be considered.  Applicants from outside the region of Montreal, Quebec (Canada) will be ignored.  

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