Rates/Credit Electronic Trading Java Developer

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • MThree Consulting
  • 12 Oct 18

MThree Consulting provide high quality, cost effective and client focused IT and Financial Markets consultancy services worldwide. Since being formed in 2010 we have experienced rapid growth, becoming recognized as an important partner to our expanding client base. We believe in creating strong relationships that are built on quality of service, transparency and fulfilling our promises. Our Client, a Top Tier investment Bank based in New York is looking for a core Java developer to join the team

Department:         Fixed Income Electronic Markets Technology
Location:               New York

Team Overview

We are a focused and user oriented development team operating in New York and collaborating with teams in London and Tokyo. This is a very exciting opportunity to be part of a growing technology team working on the strategic global D2C (Dealer to Client) electronic trading system. You will be developing high performance components with trader automation as a core concept, and will be working with a wider development team to ensure our solutions are cross-product and help consolidate existing functionality. Joining the Execution team is a great opportunity for anyone wishing to expand their fixed income business knowledge and work on a real-time electronic trading system that is at the heart of the fixed income business. Additionally, it is a great opportunity to collaborate with a global team on engineering the best product with the best performance possible in markets concerned with competitive client-focused pricing and minimal latency. 

Role Description

You are a confident and self-motivating senior Java developer with a deep understanding of fixed income electronic markets. You are client focused and are comfortable communicating with stakeholders from across the investment bank. You are at home developing in a small self-organising team and value user feedback within an agile development process. You can manage expectations effectively and have a demonstrable track record of owning delivery of a high profile product to demanding business users. You are familiar with the fixed income market, both cash and derivatives, and understand the value of an intuitive, robust and reliable system to a trading desk.

Requirements to be successful in this role:

  • Proven experience in senior financial services development roles
  • Excellent business knowledge covering core fixed income products
  • Advanced Java server development skillset with understanding of core Java, design patterns, multithreading, and coding for performance on the JVM

Skills, experience, qualifications and knowledge required: 

Essential:

  • Java
  • Fixed income  business experience, comfortable with key business concepts
  • Considerable D2C (RFQ) experience, including integration with Tradeweb, Bloomberg, MarketAxess
  • Object oriented design and development, design patterns
  • Database and middleware experience (JMS, Tibco, SQLServer)
  • Auxiliary development process skillset (Git, Maven etc)

Desirable:

  • FIX
  • Agile processes & practices