Software Engineer III- Trading

$125,000 - $140,000 yearly
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  • Addison, TX, USA
  • Nov 09, 2021
Full time Information Technology

Job Description

Job description
Position Summary
Part of a strategic, state of the art trading platform. Wealth Management Trading Technology is building resiliency and redundancy using innovative solutions to support growth in the business volumes. Providing solutions that support multi-asset class trading, including Equities, Options, Fixed Income, Mutual Funds, etc., this team strives to provide industry leading capabilities. The team is looking for a highly energetic and a seasoned developer, who will deliver strong technical solutions for a challenging trading environment.

Key responsibilities of the role includes developing solutions and processes
  • The candidate will deliver features based on their knowledge of design/architectural patterns, and Agile/DevOps practices.
  • This role ensures that the systems design and requirements are aligned to achieve the desired business outcomes, and that team practices and coding/quality principles are aligned to achieve the desired technology outcomes.
  • One should have built significant experience through multiple software implementations and has developed both depth and breadth in a number of technical competencies.

Building the Solution Right
  • Designs, develops and is accountable for feature delivery, as an individual contributor.
  • Applies enterprise standards for solution design, coding and quality.
  • Ensure solution meets product acceptance criteria with minimal technical debt.
  • Responsible for compliance and security items and audit support at the team level.
  • Acts as a liaison for production activities/issues.

Work Planning and Execution
  • Contributes to story refinement/defining requirements.
  • Participates and guides team in estimating work necessary to realize a story/requirement through the delivery lifecycle.
  • Performs spike/proof of concept as necessary to mitigate risk or implement new ideas.
  • Codes solutions and unit tests to deliver a requirement/story per the defined acceptance criteria and compliance requirements.
  • Utilizes multiple architectural components (across data, application, business) in design and development of client requirements.
  • Assists team with resolving technical complexities involved in realizing story work. Designs/develops/modifies architecture components, application interfaces, and solution enablers while ensuring principal architecture integrity is maintained.
  • Designs/develops/maintains automated test suites (integration, regression, performance).
  • Sets up and develops a continuous integration/continuous delivery pipeline.
  • Automates manual release activities.
  • Mentors other Software Engineers and coaches team on CI-CD practices and automating tool stack.
Required Skills
  • Bachelor or Masters Degree in Computer Science/related field or equivalent working experience.
  • Expert Level Understanding of OOPS fundamentals, CORE JAVA, Spring, Spring-Boot, and Related Technologies.
  • Have experience of distributed Databases such as Cassandra (Desired) or MongoDB (acceptable).
  • Experience with any of middleware technologies such as KAFKA, EMS, MQ, AMPS. Experience with KAFKA is preferred.
Desired Skills
  • Multi-Threading Concepts, Performance tuning, App Dynamics, Splunk logging
  • Working knowledge of FIX protocol (quickfix) and prior OMS experience are big plus.