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Java Developer - 18-01058
Ref No.: 18-01058
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 04/24/2018 to 08/17/2018
Market Data and Transaction Analytics Software Engineer

Client, delivers genuinely world-changing insight based on rich content sources.
This is a dominant playing field to provide advanced financial market data analytics that provides unparalleled transparency and market efficiency to financial market participants across different market venues.
  • Working closely with the Analytics Platform teams, you will develop, build, improve and test market data analytics technology and infrastructure.
  • You will develop and run calculation and stress tests.
  • You will help evaluate prospective cloud-based technologies from the perspective of a fulfillment of a wide range of technical requirements and future inclusion in Analytics Platform itself.
Roles and Responsibilities
  • Implement given use cases and other software against given specification
  • Create, execute and run load and performance tests in order to determine the performance of system under test against given criteria
  • Contribute to design and architecture of use cases and tests
  • Set up the tested systems and help assure sufficient orchestration and metrics
  • Produce software performance reports and comparison
Requirements
  • Minimum Bachelor Degree in Computer Science / Engineering or equivalent
  • Minimum 3 years of experience
  • Strong working knowledge of Java, (familiarity with .net a plus)
  • Python or javascript scripting
  • Strong problem solving, algorithmic thinking and coding skills
  • Experience with system setup automation (databases or other similar engine software)
  • Experience with performance tuning and optimization
  • A number of use cases, performance criteria, essentially they are going to be implementing these use cases
  • Ability to work in highly agile team environment
  • Self-driven, goal-oriented team player with good communication skills
  • Experience in development of complex. distributed, multi-tier systems
  • Experience with cloud environments, especially AWS, a strong plus
  • Experience in working with market data a plus