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Java Developer
Ref No.: 18-03138
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Pay Rate : $ 125,000.00 - 200,000.00 /Year
Leading Hedge Fund is seeking a Senior Applications Developer to become a key contributer in their Treasury business group.

The role of Sr. Developer/Team Lead within the Treasury IT team is to work closely with the Treasury business and to provide Sr. level technical expertise to support and enhance the Treasury business. Candidate must demonstrate ability to analyze complex business/technical problems and make sound technical decisions proactively and in a self-directed manner. The hands-on role will utilize Java and/or C++, modern design and data analysis techniques to develop robust software solutions. Focus will be on reusable high performance applications and infrastructure.

Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for the design, development and deployment of new and existing industry leading applications pertaining to margin, clearing, funding, balance sheet and other treasury processes
  • ·Build industry-leading strategic front office tools and functions
  • ·Deep interaction with Treasury business to evolve technology needs into viable software
  • ·Maturely drive uniformity of technology solutions offered to the desk to minimize support
  • ·Separate tactical and strategic requests from the business and solve them accordingly
  • ·Build rapport, trust and efficiency with developers and the business to optimize use of technology for profitable trading
  • Facilitate the timely completion of initiatives and support their production use

Required Skills:
  • 6+ years experience working with in a production level environment
  • ·4+ years experience developing financial trading related applications
  • ·High degree of motivation and strong work ethic
  • ·Strong C.S. fundamentals (data structures, algorithms, distributed development, system design)
  • Track record of effective teamwork and leading small teams on high impact projects
  • Financial Industry knowledge
  • Ability to communicate in clear, confident manner to all levels of the business
  • ·Pragmatism and experience working in a fast paced trading floor environment
  • ·Experience with and effective use of automated testing principles a major plus


Education:
·Bachelors of Science (Master Degree preferred) in engineering, computer science, or mathematics.