Software Engineer Intern
Who We Are
At Cboe, we inspire our people to solve complex challenges together because what we do matters. We provide the financial infrastructure that powers the global economy through work that invites connection. Our people power our trusted markets and in turn, we power them through robust benefits, perks and a company culture that prioritizes connection, collaboration and inclusivity. As a leading provider of market infrastructure and tradable products, Cboe delivers cutting-edge trading, clearing and investment solutions to market participants around the world.
Our Internship Program
Cboe interns work with a variety of staff across multiple departments and have the opportunity to put their skills to work in their field of interest, while learning about Exchange technology and operations through our robust Options Institute courses. The three main foundational pillars of our internship program are: develop, educate, and network. We want to ensure each of our interns receive a real-world working experience that encourages academic, professional, and personal growth. Candidates should be versatile, eager, and able to work in a fast-paced, time-sensitive financial and technical environment. Our internship program runs from June to August.
What We Do (C++ Team)
We design, develop, deploy, and support real-time systems. We care deeply about system reliability, testability, recoverability, fault tolerance, throughput, and latency. We measure times in nanoseconds. Our engineers have a strong understanding of computer science fundamentals and software engineering. We are analytical thinkers. We are always learning our craft. If it’s broken, we fix it. If it needs refactoring, we refactor it. If it’s hard to test, we make it testable. We like statistics. We love automation. We are pragmatic. We ship code weekly. We are looking for like-minded individuals to join us.
- Pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or a related field.
- Strong knowledge of data structures and algorithms.
- Experience with C++ or experience in another language with a strong desire to learn C++.
- Experience with Linux or UNIX-like operating systems and knowledge of at least one scripting language preferred.
- Knowledge of network programming fundamentals preferred.
- Experience with SQL desirable.
- Self-directed, self-motivated.
◆ Competitive compensation
◆ 2:1 Matching 401(k)
◆ Lenexa, KS office location preferred, but remote work is available.
◆ Daily complimentary in-office lunch from local restaurants
◆ Endless free coffee and snacks to fuel your workday
◆ State of the art office hubs worldwide (main U.S. locations: Chicago, Kansas City, New York)
Equal Employment Opportunity
We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer - and celebrate our associates' differences, including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status.
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