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Senior Java Developer
Ref No.: 18-01715
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Contract
Global Investment Banking Client
Downtown NYC
1-2 year contract



Equity Front Office developer in the New York office. This individual will work as part of the global development team, which is spread across 4 MSIM offices. The individual will be responsible for development and support for a number of core MSIM systems that are critical to the Equity business.

The applications include: 
-Apollo - proprietary order management system and its SaturnV electronic trading engine 
-Phoenix - proprietary order generation and portfolio manager decision support system 
-TDW/Tardis Reporting Datamart. 

The developer would also support integration with vendor trading platforms including Liquidnet, State Street FX Connect, Bloomberg's EMSX and ITG Triton EMS. Finally, the developer also participates in department-wide and firm-wide projects in support of the Equity Front Office systems

- Strong interpersonal skills and team spirit is required in addition to proficiency in verbal and written business communications. 
- Strong problem solving skills and programming fundamentals. 
- Extensive hands-on experience with Java, Spring, Hibernate, Guava API. 
- Working knowledge of Unix/Linux, shell-scripting and SQL 
- Strong understanding of financial markets and various financial instruments with focus on equities 
- Knowledge of buy-side trading systems (OMS, EMS), FIX protocol, QuickFIX/J, ZeroMQ would be 
   helpful. 
- Should be able to demonstrate clear understanding of OOPs in practice. - Good oral and written communication skills. 
- Experience working in a virtual or global team, strong team player 
- Self-starter with a can-do attitude. 
 - B.E. / 5+ years of experience