Java Framework Developer
The person will be joining a small group of developers working on a next generation Java framework. The framework is being developed for immediate use by the portfolio trading business; however, longer term, use will expand to other parts of the Equities business. The group is part of a key initiative to re-architect the existing portfolio trading platform which has high visibility. The working environment is dynamic and challenging but at the same time fun and rewarding.
Responsible for design, architecture and development of Java framework to be used as the foundation for the next generation trading platform. Work in a small group to implement a framework that provides distributed object state management, transactions, high availability, persistence, and is also efficient and scalable. Must thoroughly understand the complexities involved with distributed computing and transaction management.
Requires 5-7 years of development experience.
Requires a BS or an MS degree in computer science or other engineering degree.
Knowledge of latest technology trend (e.g. real-time java, model driven development, high performance computing) highly desirable.
Must have great programming and problem solving skills.
Must be a self starter and be able to deal with flexible requirements and changing priorities.
Experience in the financial industry helpful but not required.
Leadership skill a definite plus.