Department Overview

MarkitSERV combines the flagship electronic trade confirmation, position reconciliation and related workflow platforms from its parent companies to provide a single gateway for over-the-counter (OTC) derivative transaction processing globally. Our combined solution helps to reduce operational risk, streamline processing and improve the safety and certainty of the OTC derivatives markets by simplifying and automating trade processing across the major asset classes. 

Position Summary

We are looking for passionate engineers who enjoy problem solving and working within a demanding and fast-moving environment.  The right candidate will have a passion for learning new skills and wanting to join the FinTech space.

No previous financial experience is required making this an ideal role to enter the FinTech space and a fantastic opportunity to learn in depth some of the most important aspects of trade processing utilised by all major investment banks. 

C++ Software Engineers are required to meet the needs of our expanding portfolio of international financial clients . This is an excellent opportunity to be part of a growing team based out of Gurgaon and to work with colleagues across multiple regions globally 

The ideal candidate will demonstrate the necessary drive to take initiative and follow through tasks to completion at a high quality, whilst consistently seeking to improve practices and processes.

Duties & accountabilities:  
Working within an agile environment you will be expected to solve complex problems and provide solutions to a range of clients utilising our existing platform offerings.
As a key member of the team your duties will include but not be limited to; analysis of client issues and new requirements, provision of effective solutions in a timely manner, verification of solutions in cooperation with QA engineers, identification of process improvements and ways of working, building knowledge of the relevant financial products and workflows to enhance productivity. 

As you grow with the company, you will have the opportunity to work on strategic projects moving our on-premise offerings to new cloud-based services, utilizing the PaaS.

  • A good computer science or other technical degree or equivalent
  • Solid and reputable track record in software engineering
  • A minimum 4 years’ C++ experience
  • Basic MS SQL
  • Ability to understand and express complex concepts is essential.

Nice to have:

  • Threading & Boost library
  • Database knowledge (Microsoft SQL Management Studio)
  • Scripting (Batch Script, PowerShell)
  • Financial services background

Company Overview:

IHS Markit harnesses deep sources of information, analytics and expertise to forge solutions for the industries and markets that drive global economies. Our company partners with clients in business, finance and government to provide the unrivalled insights and perspectives that lead to well-informed, confident decisions. We call this The New Intelligence.

IHS Markit serves more than 50,000 key customers in more than 140 countries, including 80 percent of the Fortune Global 500.  We help decision makers apply higher-level thinking to daily tasks and strategic issues across a host of industries and disciplines including energy, finance, automotive, engineering, technology, maritime and trade, aerospace and defense, chemical, and economics and country risk.   

Headquartered in London, IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) is committed to sustainable, profitable growth.      


IHS Markit is committed to providing equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by the laws and regulations in any of our locations.

We are proud to provide reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with IHS Markit and need special assistance or an accommodation to use our website or to apply for a position, please   or call +1 212 849 0399. Determination on requests for reasonable accommodation are considered on a case-by-case basis.  This contact information (email and phone) is intended for application assistance and accommodation requests only.  We are unable to accept resumes or provide information about application status through the phone number or email address above. Resumes are only accepted through the online application process, and only qualified candidates will receive consideration and follow-up.

IHS Markit maintains a substance-free workplace; employees may be asked to submit to a drug test (where permitted by law).  In addition, as a federal contractor in the United States, the company participates in the E-Verify Program to confirm eligibility to work.

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