Job Description

Reference # : 17-01590Title : Application Programmer-Expert
Location : New York, NY
Position Type : Contract
Experience Level : Start Date / End Date : 10/16/2017 / 10/15/2018
Our client, a leading global financial services company, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 140 countries. They provide consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management.

Job Responsibilities / Role:
- Senior development role on a critical application
- Requirements capture, analysis and design on the ecommerce platform
- Work with the GUI team to realize flow interaction, and communication interfaces
- Testing and UA coordination
- Liaison with the global business, support and development teams
- Troubleshoot performance and scalability issues
- Third line support of the platform during trading hours
- Close interaction with the business product manager and other internal business users covering FX trading
Job Opportunities:
- Will be able to acquire an excellent knowledge of the FX flow & derivatives business domain
- Gain knowledge of FX electronic trading
- Use of latest java technologies
Basic Qualification:
- Bachelor's degree Computer Science/Engineering or related field
Total and Relevant Experience:
- Total technical experience requirements are 5+ Yrs
- Server-side development
Technical Skills Required:
- Very strong core java 1.7/1.8
- Spring/Hibernate
- Multi-threading
- Solid understanding of OO principles
- Unix/Linux experience
- Relational database concepts and knowledge in SQL
- Nice to have: FIX protocol, Socket's API, middleware's such as Tibco EMS, Tibco RV, Solace
Non Technical Skills Required:
- Excellent communication skills (there is a requirement to be trader and sales facing)
- Passion for technology, especially Java
- Self-motivated and a desire to progress your career
- Flexible and adaptive, team player
- Excellent analytical and interpersonal skills
- Ability to work well under pressure, prioritize work and well organized
- Comfortable in presenting suggestions for change and or improving work flow
- Ability to pick up new concepts and apply the knowledge.
- Understanding of financial concepts
Additional Information / Preferences:
- Knowledge of FX is desirable
- Experience of working with large financial software systems
- Knowledge of etrading or ecommerce applications is desirable


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