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Java Developer
Ref No.: 18-08923
Location: New York, New York
Position Description:
The Securitized Products Technology Group (SPG) is responsible for support and enhancements of the company's core applications that help traders manage positions and trades, calculate P&L, assess bond valuations, and calculate risk.
The US Credit Trading team deals with a number of pre- and post- trade tools for RMBS, CMBS, CLO, ABS, and LevLoans securities.

Responsibilities include:
Highly distributed, multi-threaded pre-trade tools for collateral/default/prepayment/other analysis
Implementation of risk/pricing models for trading and risk purposes
Distributed payload that run on farms of hundreds+ of CPUs
Integration with internal and external feeds for bond/collateral/pricing data
Automated document management and analysis to identify trading opportunities

The ideal candidate for this role would possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, and can work independently with developers and clients from other geographic regions.
The candidate needs to deal with various clients including traders, quants, strategists, and modelers, and should be able to manage different personalities.
The ability to deal with multiple projects, re-prioritizations according to trading desk needs, and a different technical stack if needed (java still primary) would be crucial.
A candidate that shows a strong sense of dedication and ability to take ownership of problems and issues would be ideal.

Skills Required:
Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Computer Science or related field
5+ years of professional experience
Strong in Java, Spring, JDBC, Hibernate
Experience developing WebServices/REST services deployed over Tomcat/Jetty/CXF
Strong multi-threaded & distributed computing experience
Strong in Web application implementation & 3-tier architecture
Application development with relational databases and T-SQL
Strong OO fundamentals, design patterns, data structures and algorithms
Experience with Shell/Perl/Python scripting
Strong Unix / Linux

Skills Desired:
Working knowledge of Fixed Income products and businesses

Skills Proficiency:
Intermediate to Senior