Position Title: Java Engineer for Trading platform project
Location: Jersey City NJ
Position Type: Contract (W2 only)
Software Engineer will be working in development and delivery of high quality, timely and maintainable software solutions in an agile environment which meet functional and non-functional business requirements. This role will involve partner & stakeholder engagement, design and release support.
Designing and implementing technology solutions
High Performance algorithms for trading / crypto trading
Working closely with our business partners to contribute to business-critical initiatives
Demonstrate software engineering excellence through continuous integration, continuous deployment,
Keeps current with IT blueprint, frameworks and technologies that would benefit us and improve our productivity; guides junior team members on technology
Collaborate with multiple stakeholders/large cross functional teams as part of work delivery
Follows practices and contribute towards innovative solutions to increase productivity
This is a hands-on role where you will write code for product features
Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field required
At least 10 years of software engineering experience
Background in designing and developing low latency systems.
Extensive experience with modern Java using zero GC pattern.
Knowledge of WebSocket and FIX protocols
Proficient in ultra-low latency design patterns and optimizing systems.
Proficient in SQL and a working knowledge of relational and time series databases
Experience with designing APIs, distributed systems, asynchronous workers and resilient messaging services
An understanding of microservice architecture and cloud-based deployments
Ability to build reliable software that can withstand unreliable environments
Can provide leadership and mentorship across small, agile teams in a very collaborative environment where your ideas are welcome
Solid analytical, communication, and organizational skills
Have the drive and ability to deliver software with a high degree of automation
Proficient with version control systems and can handle development for multiple releases in parallel
Have the spirit and willingness to contribute to org level innovation
Have a learning mindset and is able to demonstrate versatility in addition to your specialization
Should have the ability to work effectively with both partners and project team members
Have Knowledge of Agile methodologies or iterative development processes
Have Knowledge of Acceptance test-driven development a plus.
Have Ability to take ownership
Coach team members and take accountability for the deliverables
Excellent collaboration and Interpersonal skills
Great attitude, being a mentor, team player and effective contributor
You have Focus on productivity
Nice to have experience in Capital markets or Crypto Currency specifically with exposure to Trading, Algo Trading.
Nice to have experience in building matching engine,OMS/EMS or exchange-connectivity platform.
Nice to have experience using kernel bypass e.g., Solarflare OpenOnLoad.
Nice to have experience with low latency messaging products, such as Aeron, Solace and 29West.