Software Engineer (East Elmhurst)


: $115,530.00 - $170,900.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Information Technology

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Software Engineer to join a large Financial Services organisation on a long termcontractending July 2020! This is based in New York City! The contract is due to start ASAP!


  • This role is in our IS Trading development team building best in class multi-asset OEMS. The system is engineered to handle billions of transactions a day with millisecond latency and no single point of failure

Key Skills Required

  • 5+ years of hands-on experience developing complex enterprise software system is required
  • Experiences in building distributed applications using NOSQL technologies like Cassandra, coordination service like Zookeeper, and micro services architecture is required
  • Experience in message-oriented middleware architecture is required
  • Understanding of relational database is require
  • Hands-on experience in Java is required
  • In depth understanding of concurrent programming and experience in designing high throughput, high availability, fault tolerant distributed applications a must
  • Knowledge and experience adhering to software development life cycle best practices including test driven development, unit testing discipline, agile development and CI/CD strategies a must
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving and communication skills (written and verbal) are required
  • Experience building UI components using latest in web technologies (e.g. React, Angular) is a plus
  • Experience in electronic trading over FIX is a plus

You must have experience working in one or more of:

  • Portfolio Management
  • Trading (Equity, Fixed Income, exchange traded derivatives, OTC derivatives, FX, Repo)
  • Prime brokerage, long/short strategies and cash reinvestment
  • Security Lending

Associated topics: algorithm, application, c c++, develop, php, programming, sde, sdet, software developer, software programmer * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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