Software Engineer

New York, NY

About Redline
Redline Trading Solutions provides ultra-low latency market data and order execution solutions that solve the toughest latency and throughput challenges in today’s equities, options, futures, fixed income and foreign exchange markets. We keep our clients at the leading edge of trading platform performance, allowing them to focus on their trading strategies. Utilizing cutting-edge software and optimized servers, Redline delivers superior performance with robust, reliable, and deterministic results. With Redline, our clients can react to market changes before their competition.


Redline has immediate openings for talented Software Engineers to perform the listed duties. Preferred candidates strive to work in an entrepreneurial environment and participate in accelerating the growth of our leading edge software company.


  • Manage and optimize end-to-end latency for critical market data deployments.

  • Utilize experience with network modeling and simulation, and programming in

  • C/C++ and Java to build automation tools for capacity measurement and

  • capacity planning

  • Perform and record benchmark latency statistics using tools like VMWare and


  • Monitor and maintain client production computing networks and applications

  • Run tests to benchmark scalability as well as identify bottlenecks and suggest

  • scalability performance improvements

  • Monitoring the computing and reporting performance of all applications

  • Analyze system behavior to fully characterize system components (e.g., the behavior of OS, virtual machines, CPU, I/O subsystems, memory modules, and networks) as well as application behavior

  • Build, validate, maintain, and refine high performance characterizations of enterprise computing environments

  • Perform technical writing and maintain internal technical system documentation

  • Analyze and provide Customer Service on technical issues via technical troubleshooting, debugging and testing, and recommending technical escalations

  • Manage all changes to the production trading environment like software changes, hardware platform upgrade, release management, and checkouts

  • Linux system administration

  • Act as a conduit between customers and internal engineering developers.

  • Customize Redline applications to each end-client and use-case and provide release management

  • Research published benchmarks, system specifications, and other available technical resources


  • Bachelor’s degree required in computer science or computer engineering or computer science and engineering or computer engineering technology

Redline offers a highly competitive salary and benefits package. Contact

Redline Trading Solutions is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.