Software Engineer - Mobile Platforms

  • Competitive
  • Greenwich, CT, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Interactive Brokers
  • 17 Dec 17 2017-12-17

Software Engineer - Mobile Platforms

Overview

IBG LLC, a subsidiary of Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: 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 100 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 657,000 trades per day*. At Interactive Brokers, you will be 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.

This job is heavily oriented toward designing, building and optimizing front end 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. Our engineers work with latest technology, command respect in the firm, and have competitive compensation packages.

*Figures as of March 31, 2017. For additioanl information about Interactive Brokers visit www.interactivebrokers.com

Responsibilities

  • Components design/implementation in Java for Objective-C + Cocoa for iOS
  • Design and build applications for the iOS platform and must be proficient in Objective-C, Cocoa touch.
  • Follow specification closely in a time sensitive environment and at the same time provide constructive feedback that improves overall quality.
  • Utilize best practices and Xcode tools to rapidly debug applications, fix performance bottlenecks, and improve customer experience.
  • Employ object oriented techniques and design patterns to create well structured, efficient and maintainable code.


Qualifications

  • Technically oriented, proactive, and enthusiastic, with extreme attention to detail.
  • Bachelor's in EE, CS, Math, Physics or similar (masters/PhD a plus).
  • English written/verbal communication skills.
  • Mobile development experience and/or strong desire to master mobile development for Android/iOS.
  • Familiarity with Swift and C++ is a plus.
  • Should be comfortable working in a team, reviewing code from other developers, and providing guidance and mentoring when appropriate
  • Familiarity with trading technologies is a plus.
We offer:
  • Paid Medical
  • Affordable Dental
  • Flex Spending Account
  • Commuter Reimbursement Account
  • 401K
  • Restricted Stock Plan
  • Vacation
  • Life Insurance