Senior Software Engineer

Industry: Technical Services


Not Specified years

Posted 39 days ago

What you will be doing:

As a Senior Software Engineer you will develop and support core equity trading functions with a broker dealer specializing in algorithmic trading for the US and Canadian markets.

  • Analyzes, designs, programs, debugs and modifies software enhancements.
  • Interacts with trade support and/or customers to define system requirements and/or necessary modifications.
  • Participates in software design meetings and analyzes user needs to determine technical requirements.
  • Writes code, completes programming and performs testing and debugging of applications using current programming languages and technologies.
  • Completes documentation and procedures for installation and maintenance.
  • Other related duties assigned as needed.

What you bring:

  • Knowledge of equity trading related technologies and the financial services industry.
  • Working industry knowledge of FIX.
  • Knowledge of equity clearing operations.
  • Current knowledge of C++, Java, and scripting languages (ksh, perl, python)
  • In-depth understanding of design patterns and their application
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills to technical and non-technical audiences of various levels in the organization, e.g., executive, management, individual contributors
  • Excellent analytical, decision-making, problem-solving, team and time management skills
  • Ability to work under tight time constraints.
  • Ability to persuade and influence others on the best approach to take
  • Ability to estimate work effort for project sub-plans or small projects and ensure the project is successfully completed
  • Positive outlook, strong work ethic, and responsive to internal and external clients and contacts
  • Requires in-depth knowledge of networking, computing platform, storage, database, security, middleware, network and systems management and related infrastructure technologies and practices
  • Familiar with Linux operating system or similar operating system and network technologies.
  • A Bachelor's degree in computer engineering, computer science or other related discipline or the equivalent combination of education, training, or work experience.

What we offer you:

  • A fantastic range of benefits designed to help support your lifestyle and wellbeing
  • A multifaceted job with a high degree of responsibility and a broad spectrum of opportunities
  • A work environment built on collaboration, flexibility and respect
  • Varied and challenging work to help you grow your technical skillset