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Rates eTrading Developer Java & C++
Ref No.: 17-00817
Location: Newyork, New York
Position Type:Contract
Direct Client Requirement
Location: Newyork NY
Term: 8 months Contract

Title: Rates eTrading Developer Java & C++

Description Server side e-trading developer. Primarily Java but also C++, front office role working closely with trading desk to deliver quality software solutions

Day to Day Responsibilities
  • Design and develop pricing and electronic markets distributed applications as a member of a global development team.
  • Work with traders, developers, business analysts, and vendors to determine functional requirements and integration plans for applications.
  • Provide second-line support of applications for front-office users.

Essential Skills & Experience
  • Proven core java and C++ skills and knowledge.
  • Experience of a front office trading environment
  • Ability to design and develop scalable solutions which are easy to maintain and support.
  • Firm understanding of java memory model and multi-threading development.
  • Knowledge of SDLC and prior experience working on large software development projects.
  • Ability to see "big picture” to consider system dependencies, corner cases and change impacts in providing robust solutions.
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work as part of a global team.

Advantageous Skills & Experience
  • Previous experience developing Electronic Trading systems.
  • Knowledge of Interest Rate Products (Treasuries, IR Swaps, etc) and their trading lifecycle.
  • Prior experience working at a Large Global Investment Bank, especially a Fixed Income Front Office (Trading) Environment.
  • Proficiency in SQL and experience working with SQL Server and/or Oracle.
  • Prior experience of ION Trading Services (Connectivity, STP, RFQ, VMO and MMI).
  • Knowledge of TIBCO Rendezvous.
  • Python