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Senior - Senior at MarketAxxess in NYC, New York

Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Core Java Developer


Over the past nineteen years, our development team has built the leading corporate bond e-trading platform. This is an opportunity for an enthusiastic software engineer to join the development team as a developer working on our core trading system.S/he will be responsible for a spectrum of assignments from working on new products, system and product enhancements, and systems architecture to bug fixes.We are seeking skilled technologists who have strong technical skills as well as the leadership characteristics required to guide others from a technical perspective.This position will require that the candidate work together not only with other technologists but, over time, also with business colleagues in the development of the system.We deliver four to six major releases a year which require occasional long hours and/or weekend hours; however, our employees often work from home when working these extended hours.

Role and Responsibilities

• Develop and maintain the company's fixed income e-trading platform for products including credit and corporate bonds

• Develop the order entry/management system, product enhancements and new workflows for trading, server-side programming and messaging

• Perform above duties utilizing Oracle, Java, Swing, Ant, server-side and client-to-server technology, multi-threading, GUI screens

• Production support, investigating and fixing production issues

• Co-ordinate with your scrum team on a daily basis

• Present technical designs of work performed to the various teams as well as the business

Required Skills and Experience

  • 4+ years of enterprise software development experience

  • Excellent core Java skills

  • Enterprise RDBMS (Oracle and/or Sybase)

  • Experience with high-speed, high-volume transactional systems

  • Good understanding of object-oriented design patterns

  • Extensive experience in multi-threaded programming

  • Spring Boot

  • JMS

  • JDBC

  • Experience with JIRA, Gradle, Jenkins pipeline, Git/Bitbucket

• Experience with Agile methodologies

Strongly Desired Skills

  • Experience with Cloud platform such as AWS

  • React

  • HTML5

  • API

  • DevOps, CI/CD

  • Kafka

Other Skills:

• BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject

• Strong verbal and written communication skills

• Organizational and problem resolution skills

• The profile of a team-player who forms strong relationships with colleagues and has good interpersonal skills

• Ability to deal with changing priorities

Benefits and Perks

In addition to working on cutting edge technology and in our culture of innovation, collaboration, and openness, we offer:

  • Work in our brand new offices on the west side of Manhattan

  • Free snacks and coffee as well as occasional lunches and after-work drinks

  • Casual dress-code

  • Healthcare options

  • 401(k) match

  • Training and tuition assistance

  • Other perks include generous time-off policies, stipends for gym memberships and similar, and access to on-site healthcare