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Lead Developer
Ref No.: 17-05497
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 06/12/2017
Title: Lead Developer
Location: New York, NYC
Duration: Permanent
Salary: DOE

This role involves technical leadership in support and enhancement of business functionality of our proprietary trade execution systems. Working as a part of New York based team of developers, the role includes exposure to full SDLC in a fast moving environment.

The firm seeks an enthusiastic, driven developer lead who can rely upon their own initiative and willingness to learn to succeed.

  • Provide technical leadership to the development team.
  • Provide escalated development support for the Forex trade execution system, be a part of an on-call rota and provide out of hours support if necessary.
  • Develop of new trading system functionality to meet business and regulatory requirements.


  • Minimum of 10 years Java experience in building complex Java applications
  • A good working knowledge of the UNIX/Linux and Windows operating systems
  • Expertise in Core Java with good knowledge of multithreading and concurrency
  • Good understanding of design patterns, data structures and algorithms
  • Working experience in relational database technology, Oracle preferred
  • Technical leadership experience

  • Good knowledge of Linux
  • Experience with web technology stack
  • FIX (The Financial Information eXchange) protocol
  • Spring
  • Maven
  • Good working knowledge of any of the following business areas: Fixed Income, Money Markets and Credit Derivatives.

If interested and qualified please send updated resume to shalom.berkowitz. I will look forward to hearing from you, thanks!

Best Regards,