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Java Sever-Side Developer
Ref No.: 18-08899
Location: New York, New York
Job Title: Sever-Side Developer
Duration: 1+ year project
Location: New York, NY 10020

The Brokerage Secured Financing desk is an industry leader and its IT team is looking for a talented server-side developer to work on a high performance trading solution. Candidate must have a desire to take ownership of every aspect of the SDLC on assigned deliverables, from requirements and analysis through testing and deployment.

The application provides traders with a sophisticated suite of decision and analytic functions, allowing them to manage a complex product integral to both the firm and client's needs. The environment is fast-paced and business-focused. The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years of programming experience in Java, with good analytical and communication skills. The selected candidate will interact with our trading desk globally so strong written and verbal skills are recommended.

Candidate must be proficient in Java with a strong algorithmic and data structures background.

Day to Day Duties:
As a member of the Secured Financing Trading Technology Team in Brokerage, you will participate in the full software development lifecycle for a trading system within Brokerage. Team members interact with traders to gather requirements for technical changes. Team members then perform software development in Java, SQL, and Angular based off of these gathered requirements. Testing is the next piece of the software development cycle, developers perform testing of their changes. Finally, members of the team will maintain existing software and be points of escalation for technical support issues related to the system they perform development against.

Additional Required Skills:
- 2+ years experience in systems development
- Relational database design and SQL
- Building event-driven, high-performance applications in a multi-tiered architecture
- Multithreaded programming
- Java
- Unix (Linux) deployment environment comfort

Skills Desired:
- Familiarity with Agile methodologies
- Strong written and verbal skills
- Experience in the finance industry, specifically front office applications
- Perl or Python
- Web technologies including Angular
- Knowledge of Securities Finance (Securities Lending, Secured Funding, Prime Services)