C++ Developer for Imagine Software

Dnipro, Ukraine


Imagine Software Inc. is a software development and application service provider for the financial services industry.

Founded in 1993 by a handful of technical and financial experts drawn from some of the largest and most prestigious Wall Street financial institutions, Imagine Software now consists of hundreds of professionals on four continents, supporting the needs of thousands of users worldwide.

Imagine's reputation for delivering tangible competitive advantage is based upon proven innovation that enables users to stay abreast of the market. Imagine Software puts institutional-grade functionality, broad cross-asset instrument support, and the ability to employ any trading strategy in the hands of sell- and buy-side businesses of all sizes.

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On behalf of Imagine Software, Ciklum is looking for a C++ Developer to join Dnipro team on a full-time basis.

Working on Imagine projects represents one of the most comprehensive opportunities to be on the front lines of the complexities of the global financial markets. It is your chance to work and collaborate with some of the world’s most elite financial institutions, utilize leading-edge technologies, and innovation to solve complex business challenges.


  • As a C++ Engineer, you will be responsible for developing high-speed risk management systems in C++ for the Linux operating system
  • Working together with our business analysts and financial markets practitioners, you will respond to their needs for solutions with the latest technologies at your disposal
  • Sharing your knowledge with your team members and guiding junior colleagues in technical decisions, you help your team get a grasp on the complexities of the business


  • Strong Computer Science fundamentals:
    • Operating system concepts
    • Data structures and algorithms
    • Complexity analysis
    • Multithreading/concurrency
  • Understanding of fundamental design principles behind a scalable application
  • Strong unit test and debugging skills
  • 5+ years of professional experience with C++
  • C++ 14/17
  • STL
  • Boost
  • Unit Testing Framework(s)
  • Evaluating multiple technical approaches and selecting the most effective
  • Basic understanding of front-end technologies, such as JavaScript
  • Building and maintaining large scale resilient distributed systems with long life spans
  • Understanding of accessibility and security compliance
  • Program management or project leadership
  • Bachelor’s Degree of Computer Science or Computer Engineering at minimum. Master’s Degree or PhD – preferred


  • CMake
  • Maven
  • SQL
  • MongoDB
  • JavaScript
  • Good understanding of RESTful service design, API design, and best practices
  • Understanding of fundamental design principles behind a scalable application

Personal skills

  • Great problem-solving abilities
  • A strong desire to learn and share new tools and techniques
  • A commitment to quality and the drive to ensure goals are met
  • A passion for writing software
  • Ability to quickly adapt to new technologies
  • Attention to details
  • A passion for performance optimization
  • A passion for profiling code and figuring out, which piece of the software can be scaled most effectively

What's in it for you

  • A challenging working environment, great responsibility and complete development cycles (with thorough code reviews and dedicated QA support)
  • You will join a team of self-driven skilled engineers, where initiative and creativity are encouraged and rewarded, where high standards translate into your professional growth and advancement
  • You will be exposed to a wide-ranging technology stack will consist of C++14/17, Boost, SpiderMonkey, JavaScript, Java SE/EE, Python, REST, MongoDB, Sybase, RabbitMQ/ZeroMQ, Multithreading
  • In addition, Imagine offers a competitive salary, fully paid trips to New York City main office, and other rewards