Client Services Developer (BuySide)

Job description

About Us:

FlexTrade Systems is a global leader in high performance multi-asset execution management and order management systems for equities, fixed income, foreign exchange, futures, and options. A pioneer in the field, FlexTrade is internationally recognized for introducing FlexTRADER®, the world’s first broker-neutral, execution management trading system, which allows clients to completely control and customize their execution workflows through a comprehensive ability to search/access liquidity while maintaining the confidentiality of their trading strategies.


Client Services Developer (BuySide):

Join a dynamic development and support environment interfacing directly with clients. FlexTrade is looking for a Sr. Client Services Developer to be a part of a rapidly evolving technology group supplying top quality solutions to our growing top tier Wall Street client base.

Our wide range of trading products, including Equities, Options, Futures, FX and more, offers numerous technical opportunities. Candidates must have a passion for learning and designing new technologies and methodologies quickly and employing them into deliverable solutions. Our team members contribute to the full software cycle of design, development and support of new and existing software components.

FlexTrade is renowned for our high performance, open architecture systems that surpass our competition by providing our clients with a highly tailored trading experience. Engineering at FlexTrade is technologically exciting, inspiring and challenging. Engineers have the opportunity to be creative top tier contributors in every area and within every development stage. Our unique office culture creates an environment where engineers can thrive and grow their careers.


SUMMARY:

We are looking for Client Services Developers to handle client interactions, issue investigation and resolution, and support-related development in a large-scale, state-of-the-art, multi-asset order management system. 


RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Answer email and (less frequently) phone calls from clients for general application support and troubleshooting
  • Investigate issues (using system logs, source code inspection, database querying, etc.)
  • Develop client-specific features and improvements in Scala, Java, Linux
  • Develop software monitoring and testing software solutions

Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree or higher in Computer Science
  • At least three years software development experience in Scala/Java
  • Fluency in concurrent programming
  • Fluency with the Linux/Unix command-line environment
  • Strong SQL knowledge and skills
  • Very good communication and interpersonal skills 
  • Prior financial services experience preferred
  • Strong preference given to applicants with Buy-Side Order Management experience 


**FlexTrade Systems, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other status protected by law.**