Junior Software Engineer - Java Backend

  • Competitive
  • Greenwich, CT, USA Greenwich CT US
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Interactive Brokers
  • 20 Sep 18 2018-09-20

Junior Software Engineer - Java Backend

Company Overview

Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (NASDAQ GS: IBKR); is a direct access electronic broker catering to the needs of professional and frequent traders, institutional investors, financial advisors, and introducing brokers. Our clients have access to more than 120 market centers in 26 countries from a single account. We are the lowest cost provider of brokerage services and the largest U.S. electronic broker based on daily average revenue trades executing 797,000 trades per day.¹ Our employees are part of a dynamic, multinational, fast-paced, results-oriented team working to provide our customers with state-of-the-art trading technology, superior execution capabilities, worldwide electronic access, and sophisticated risk management tools.
¹Figures as of June 30, 2018.

Job Description and Responsibilities

Our software development team is growing, if you are a high-energy, self-starting Java software engineer, Interactive Brokers is the place for you. We take pride in providing our global client base with cutting-edge trading applications.
 Interactive Brokers was founded by a software engineer to rewrite the rules of trading by automating anything and everything. Software development is the lifeblood of our firm, and it shows. 
- Brokerage platform development - full software stack development front and/or back-end, database depending on experience and ability.
- Back end: Core Java. Data model and transport layers. Database. Multithreaded/high throughput. XML and JSON. 


- Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Computer Science, or related degree
- Technically oriented, proactive, and enthusiastic, with extreme attention to detail.
- 1+ years' of Java experience.
- Knowledge of core Java.
- Working with Database development SQL and PL/SQL is a plus.
- English written/verbal communication skills.
- Mobile software development a plus.