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Java Developer
Ref No.: 18-00101
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 05/21/2018
Pay Rate : $ 150,000.00 - 155,000.00 /Year
Java Developer, Market Data Distribution
Chicago, Illinois
Salary: TBD
**This is a Perm/Salary Job. NO Third Parties, NO Sponsorship available.


The Musts:
~Trading floor experience.
~Core Java Background of 5+ years.

Your role:
Are you interested in delivering robust and scalable core Java Server-Side systems? Are you curious and innovative? We're looking for someone like that to help us:
- develop, maintain and support systems delivering Market Data from exchanges, vendors and Banking systems to client applications.
- with continuous improvement, test script maintenance, regression monitoring, quality control, Task and Change Management, QA Resource management and QA/Prod system co-ownership.
- problem solve, plan, analyse and contribute to regional and global projects and initiatives.
- participate in planning, estimating, documentation, and stakeholder engagement.
- where you will take ownership of development tasks from inception to production, collaborating with BA, PM and Support teams, as well as other regional Denali teams, delivering new market feeds plus enhancements and fixes.

Your team:
You'll be working in the Application Delivery - Pricing and Market Data team. Our team offers a mature Global Market Data Solution that is a pivotal part of the OMS (Order Management System) application stack with whose teams we collaborate. The solution is high volume, high availability and high profile. Focus is on quality. Performance is achieved through adherence to internally-developed GC-free networking and collections libraries. The team has distributed development and support capability across regions, with regional market specialties. The US team is ~8 developers with complementary skills to support and extend US markets.
Your experience and skills.
Strong Java weighted toward systems programming, I/O, GC-free, data-structures, low-latency.
Strong Linux, including sys/admin, scripting in some of these skills: Shell/Python/Perl/Groovy.
Event-driven programming.
Experience in connectivity or protocols, and with networks.
Experience in financial markets with understanding of Equities/ETD/FX market-data specifics.
Understanding of Trading Systems and Order Management Systems (OMS) in Financial Markets.
10+ years of previous experience in systems development.
SDLC literate with experience in continuous integration, code-review and automated tests.
Well organized, reliable, attentive to detail, collaborative.
Proficient English and good communication skills.

Other Desirable Skills and Experience:
C or C++

The Musts:
~Trading floor experience.
~Core Java Background of 5+ years.