Ref No.: 18-17572
Location: New York, New York
A Major Financial Firm located in New York, NY has an immediate contract opportunity for a Developer.

The New York Electronic Trading Credit IT team operates as part of a global Electronic Trading Credit IT team to develop systems used for the Global Credit Trading activity. It is a Front Office facing team which works directly with Traders and Business Management to provide high quality solutions both locally and as part of the global platform.

  • Develop Credit Pricing and Electronic Market trading systems.
  • Work with traders, developers, business analysts and support teams to define solutions.
  • Provide 3rd level support of applications for front-office users.
  • Participate as part of a global development team.
  • Work alongside production support teams to roll out changes/new functionality

Minimum required qualifications:
  • Proven C# development skills and knowledge.
  • Proficiency in C++ Development, preferable in MS Windows.
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work well with people in different teams.
  • Experienced with building real time applications
  • Experience in class libraries design and general application architecture.
  • Experience in TDD and agile methodologies.
  • Proficiency in SQL and experience working with SQL Server and/or Oracle.
  • Experience working in or with production support teams to deploy and support software applications.
  • Experience working in a fast paced environment (Front Office Trading preferred).
  • Knowledge of SDLC and prior experience working on large software development projects.
  • Familiarity with source control systems such as GIT, SVN or TFS.
  • The ideal candidate will be comfortable working in a small local team operating as part of global development group.

Preferred qualifications:
  • Bachelor degree in an applicable subject matter (Engineering, Computer Science, Math, etc.).