Director of Development


New York, NY

Industry: Business Services


8 - 10 years

Posted 65 days ago

  by    Diane Rafferty

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We are looking for a Director of Development for a well know Financial trading company. You will be a senior Java Core Architect with very strong J2SE Java skills on UNIX/ Linux. You will be working with a technology team architecting a market leading evaluation systems and Index/ ETF real time calculation platforms. You should be able to multitask in a dynamic team-based environment, whilst demonstrating strong problem-solving, extensive technical skills, decision-making abilities and the highest level of professionalism.

Very strong server side Java J2SE (NOT J2EE) skills. Willing to consider equivalent C++ skills

Experience with high-throughput reliable low-latency messaging systems, either as a user or (preferably) as an author

Experience with socket (TCP and UDP) programming

Experience working with large data sets in Java

Very comfortable with GNU/Linux, its commands and basic configuration files, and at least one scripting language

Very good communication skills

Ability to work well in a team or on one's own


Experience developing and supporting a real-time trading environment

Business knowledge of equity and fixed income securities


$270K - $338K
$200K - $250K base, 25% Equity bonus