Senior Web Developer

  • TradingScreen
  • New York, NY, United States
  • Dec 12, 2017
Full time Developer

Job Description

BACKGROUND 

TradingScreen, the leading global provider of multi-broker, multi-asset trading systems to the buy-side, is accelerating the technical evolution of the financial markets by providing a fully integrated, customer-oriented trading service platform to institutional investors. The proprietary TradingScreen platform links institutional investors and sell-side firms together to facilitate order routing, algorithmic trading, execution management, clearing, and additional value-added services, such as pre-trade analysis, real straight-through-processing, post-trade analysis, and prime brokerage enabling across all asset classes. TradingScreen provides global coverage from offices in New York, Chicago, London, Paris, Sao Paulo, Hong Kong, Singapore and Tokyo. 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES 

We are seeking a Web Developer – someone who has significant Java client side, web, multi-threading, multi-user, and n-tier application development experience. This is a New York based position, requiring someone who has the aspiration to break into the financial services industry after seven or more years of successful professional web application development experience. The successful candidate will work closely with a small team of java developers, primarily focusing on the development, maintenance and support of its electronic trading and prime brokerage related services. The candidate will also interact with clients as well as TradingScreen peers in London and Tokyo. 

DESIRED TECHNICAL SKILLS: 

  • Web development experience and understanding of performance and usability issues
  • Web programming, Java Script, Ajax, WebSockets, React, JSX, Redux, CSS, SASS, Bootstrap
  • Multi-threaded Java programming
  • Java-based multi-tiered and/or distributed enterprise application development
  • Object oriented design
  • Automated unit and integration testing
  • Excellent English communication skills, both written and verbal

PREFERRED SKILLS:

  • Web tools: Webpack, ESLint
  • Network protocols HTTP SSL
  • Cloud based infrastructure
  • Fixed income, foreign exchange or other financial domain experience