Willis Towers Watson C++ Developer in Sydney, Australia

C++ Developer

Date Posted: May 24, 2018


Not ready to Apply? at https://willistowerswatson.avature.net/WTWTalentNetwork


The Company

Willis Towers Watson is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth. With roots dating to 1828, Willis Towers Watson has 40,000 employees serving more than 140 countries. We design and deliver solutions that manage risk, optimize benefits, cultivate talent, and expand the power of capital to protect and strengthen institutions and individuals. Our unique perspective allows us to see the critical intersections between talent, assets and ideas – the dynamic formula that drives business performance. Together, we unlock potential. Learn more at willistowerswatson.com.

The Business

Our industry is currently experiencing unprecedented innovation thanks to recent advances in big-data analytics, distributed super-computing and real-time cloud services, and Willis Towers Watson is striving at the forefront of this revolution with its Insurance Consulting and Technology (ICT) business. Now is therefore the perfect opportunity to become part of ICT and join a global and growing organisation. We are developing world-class leading-edge risk analytics solutions and financial modelling software which already enables over 1,000 major insurance clients worldwide as well as many of the largest financial services companies

The Role


Enterprise Microsoft Visual C++ Development.


  • Working as part of an Agile team to support the ongoing development and maintenance of the RiskAgility product suite.

  • System analysis, design, coding and unit testing using Visual C++.

The Requirements

Strong written and verbal communication

Ability to effectively prioritize own work as part of the Agile team to achieve team commitments

Visual C++ experience

Experience with C++ unit testing frameworks such as Google Test

UML experience

Experience with multithreading and asynchronous processing

Knowledge of optimization techniques (e.g. performance tuning)

Experience with memory and process profilers

Ability to work in a team environment that extends globally

Quick learner and self-starter

Strong problem solving skills

Experience with a source control system (ideally VSTS)


Exposure to Agile development processes and working with SCRUM methodology

.NET 4.5 experience

Financial Industry experience

Financial modelling looked upon very favourably

High Performance Computing experience

Experience with N-Tier architectures

Experience in supporting real-time, distributed systems

Exposure to Azure infrastructure

Experience with Test Driven Development

Understanding of functional programming techniques

Commercial experience using technologies such as Native C++ and C# as well as being familiar with Cloud Computing

Experience with Intel C++ Compiler

Candidates must have either Australian or New Zealand citizenship or an appropriate permanent working visa.

Willis Towers Watson is an equal opportunities employer and does not discriminate on any basis. We support flexible working and this role will be considered on a flexible basis.


Not ready to Apply? at https://willistowerswatson.avature.net/WTWTalentNetwork


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  • Employee Type:Regular Full-Time

  • Location:Sydney, New South Wales, AU

  • Experience:N/A

  • Date Posted:May 24, 2018