Senior Java Developer - Rates Risk


New York, NY

Industry: Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 236 days ago

  by    Radhika Arora

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A leading global bank is seeking a Senior Java Developer - Rates Risk to join their team in New York. You will be working on one of the most sophisticated risk systems, this is an opportunity to stretch not just your technical skills but also your ability to learn and work directly with the quants and traders at one of the biggest Rates businesses. You will join a team that is building high-performance low latency technology that supports the execution of billions of dollars of client trades every day. Their goal is to provide traders with best in class technology to provide real time risk for the Rates products they are trading and ensure we can offer our clients the best possible service. The team is responsible for all G10 government bond pricing, interest rate swap pricing and real time risk calculations. As the market constantly evolves, so do our systems, creating a dynamic and fast-paced environment requiring complex technology solutions.


  • Work withTraders and support teams to provide real time risk and pnl solutions
  • Expand the product coverage of the platform
  • Utilize a full understanding of the systems implementation to provide operational support
  • Use creativity and innovation to improve the technical capabilities of the platform and ensure it remains stable, flexible and maintainable


  • Bachelordegree in Computer Science / Information Technology or a related field.
  • 5+ years commercial Java development experience
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Exceptional Java and OO design skills
  • Understanding of computing science fundamentals - concurrency, algorithms, operating systems
  • Diligent with automated testing i.e. Junit/Mockito/Cucumber
  • Fixed income product knowledge particularly with regards to risk
  • Experience with complex high performance distributed systems & messaging
  • Experience working in a faced paced front office environment
  • Has worked in a globally distributed team
  • Worked in an Agile team using tools such as Jira, Bitbucket, Sonar & Team City
  • Worked in a Linux based environment