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Software Engineer III - Algo Trading Technology

New York, New York

Job Description:

Job Description

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Role Description

We are looking to recruit a developer to work within our Algorithmic Trading team in the Equities Trading Technology space. You will be required to develop and enhance a Cross Asset Algorithmic Trading Engine application built in Core Java. You will take on a key role within our Equities Trading Technology team, working with multiple partners across the business.

Responsibilities:

  • Implementing the Next Generation Algo Trading Technology platform to ensure our current legacy system can handle the high-volume of data necessary to trade complex instruments for sophisticated clients.

  • Working extensively with our Automation Testing tool, Workflow Management System and Trading Engines essential to this project.

  • Analyzing business requirements, designing the software system, developing special software, testing software and investigating and resolving production issues.

  • Performing requirements gathering, providing production support and analyzing trading data

  • Developing, enhancing, modifying, and maintaining applications in the Global Markets environment.

Required skills:

Core Java

Multi-threading in Java

Unix

Good communication and problem solving skills

Past development experience with an Electronic Trading system

Desire skills:

Past experience with FIX protocol

Past development experience with an Algo Trading Platform

Experience in Equities/Futures/FX asset classes (Futures knowledge is a strong preference)

TO BE USED ONLY IN ORGANIZATIONS DELIVERING SOFTWARE SOLUTIONS: Responsible for designing and developing complex requirements to accomplish business goals. Ensures that software is developed to meet functional, non-functional, and compliance requirements. Ensures solutions are well designed with maintainability/ease of integration and testing built-in from the outset. Possess strong proficiency in development and testing practices common to the industry, and have extensive experience of using design and architectural patterns. At this level, specializations start to form in either Architecture, Test Engineering or DevOp. Contributes to story refinement/defining requirements. Participates and guides team in estimating work necessary to realize a story/requirement through the delivery lifecycle. Performs spike/proof of concept as necessary to mitigate risk or implement new ideas. Codes solutions and unit tests to deliver a requirement/story per the defined acceptance criteria and compliance requirements. Utilizes multiple architectural components (across data, application, business) in design and development of client requirements. Assists team with resolving technical complexities involved in realizing story work. Designs/develops/modifies architecture components, application interfaces, and solution enablers while ensuring principal architecture integrity is maintained. Designs/develops/maintains automated test suites (integration, regression, performance). Sets up and develops a continuous integration/continuous delivery pipeline. Automates manual release activities. Mentors other Software Engineers and coaches team on CI-CD practices and automating tool stack. Individual contributor.

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  • Believes diversity makes us stronger so we can reflect, connect and meet the diverse needs of our clients and employees around the world.

  • Is committed to building a workplace where every employee is welcomed and given the support and resources to perform their jobs successfully.

  • Wants to be a great place for people to work and strives to create an environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve their goals.

  • Provides continuous training and development opportunities to help employees achieve their career goals, whatever their background or experience.

  • Is committed to advancing our tools, technology, and ways of working to better serve our clients and their evolving business needs.

  • Believes in responsible growth and is dedicated to supporting our communities by connecting them to the lending, investing and giving them what they need to remain vibrant and vital

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 

40

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Full time

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Travel: No

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Located in midtown Manhattan, we’re right across from Bryant Park and a short walk to Times Square, Broadway theaters, Grand Central Station, excellent shops and world-class restaurants.

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Primary Location:
ONE BRYANT PARK, NY, New York, 10036