C++ Backend Developer - Oslo or Germany (m/f/d)

Infront was started with the desire to challenge the status quo and build a smarter alternative to financial market data technology. Today, we offer a powerful combination of global market data, electronic trading, news, and analytics along with data and feed solutions, solutions for portfolio management and advisory, regulatory compliance as well as publication and distribution solutions. All built to be modular and scalable to suit your needs.

Our solutions serve 3,600 customers with over 90,000 professional users. With support for their complete workflow, financial professionals can manage investment decisions, reduce costs, adapt to fast-changing market requirements and work more efficiently with ever-increasing amounts of information – quickly, easily and flexibly.

With more than 500 employees in 13 countries across Europe and South Africa, we are close to you, and we understand your local requirements. Our experts work tirelessly to meet the challenges of our clients, ensuring you continuously receive the best solutions and services.

Infront is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange.

About the Role

Location of position: Oslo (preferred) or Germany


Do you have excellent skills in making quality software and do you take pride in ensuring customer satisfaction? Then this could be the perfect role for you!
Infront is developing systems with high scalability and we want you to be part of our feed handling team as a market data backend developer!

You will be part of our team with strong expertise using C++ to deliver high performance software for our products. Most of the time will be spent developing applications and modules for connecting and processing real-time market data feeds. Our server software runs on Windows and Linux.

Developers that are successful at Infront have a high level of responsibility and ability to deliver working solutions with constant focus on our clients and end users. They are also able to clearly communicate with other developers, teams, and clients to utilize our common knowledge to build the best solutions in our industry. 

Our developers have previously attended conferences such as C++Now (Aspen, US), QCon (London, UK) and NDC (Oslo, NO) as we always want to strengthen our teams with deeper insight or broader view of the technologies available.




Who you are


  • You have completed studies in computer science and/or have a comparable education
  • In depth experience with programming in C++
  • Experience with source control systems like Git
  • Experience with common scripting languages like Python
  • Professional or personal experience with financial industry is a bonus
  • Working in a team is much more fun for you than working alone, and you are a good communicator
  • Fluent in English - good written and verbal communication skills
  • You should be familiar with some of the following tools and technologies:
    • Windows platform
    • Microsoft Visual Studio, code optimizer and analyzers
    • Network application development
    • Distributed architecture
    • Boost libraries
    • Linux knowledge is an advantage