Fixed Income eTrading Developer

  • Location

    US - New York

  • Sector:

    FinTech

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact:

    LawrenceCox

  • Contact email:

    lawrence.cox@cloudstreamglobal.com

  • Job ref:

    JN -062018-89900

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-12-06

  • Startdate:

    2018-06-29

  • Consultant:

    Lawrence Cox

Job description

Role: Fixed Income eTrading Developer

 

Department Overview

 

Fixed Income Electronic Trading is part of the Fixed Income Technology Solutions group responsible for delivering:

 

·         Pricing of Fixed Income cash securities

·         Distribution of Fixed Income securities to market

·         Dealer-to-Dealer order execution solutions

·         Dealer-to-Client quoting solutions

·         Automated and algorithmic trading capabilities

·         Cash risk calculation

·         Sales technology

·         Trade management services

·         Business intelligence

 

Job Description

 

As part of the Global Fixed Income Electronic Trading team, the Solutions Design IT Specialist will:

 

·         Develop eTrading applications to support the Fixed Income rates and credit businesses across cash and derivatives globally

·         Design, develop and maintain solutions consistent with project objectives that maximize system availability and performance

·         Work closely with other team members to ensure consistency in coding standards and approaches

·         Be responsible for leading technical aspects of projects from inception through to deployment

·         Provide detailed development estimates as well as weekly status reporting

·         Ensure that solutions adhere to development best practices and architectural principles

·         Lead code reviews

·         Work directly with the trading desks on requirements

 

Job Requirements

 

Key skills:

 

·         Expert Java Developer

o   Enterprise Integration Patterns

o   Design Patterns

o   Strong concurrency, networking, algorithms and data structures knowledge

o   Detailed low-level Java knowledge

               

·         Strong knowledge of web frameworks, React, Angular 2+ or any other JavaScript web toolkit

o   Understanding of web development using node

o   Experience with NPM

o   Working experience with TypeScript

o   Experience with Web Sockets

o   Experience with internal/private NPM repositories

·         Strong knowledge of source control software (preferably Git)

·         Experience with continuous integration tools (preferably Teamcity, Jenkins)

·         Experience with dependency management (preferably Nexus, Maven, Gradle)

·         Shell scripting

·         Knowledge of SQL server databases, NoSQL databases

·         Knowledge of (big) data engineering, data science and interpretation

·         Experience building trading algorithms in Fixed Income

·         Ability to work directly with traders on gathering requirements

·         Familiarity with code review tools (preferably Crucible)

·         Familiarity with software change controls applicable to the banking industry

 

Nice to haves:

 

·         Front Office Fixed Income Electronic Trading knowledge (rates and credit across cash and derivatives businesses)

·         Continuous Delivery concepts (deployment pipelines, etc)

·         DevOps concepts

·         Python

·         Node programming

·         Event Driven Architectures