Senior Java-Scala Developer

Job description

Job Description

The Team

You will be part of a small close-knit team of engineers that work in an Agile and collaborative fashion to build performant software that sits at the core of FlexTrade's business. Working in close collaboration with client-facing teams you will design and develop solutions for complex customer problems raised and assist teams in moving changes to production.


Key Requirements:

  • 5+ years of professional software development experience 
  • 5+ years of experience in JavaJavaScript and Scala 
  • Experience of contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability, and scaling) of new and current systems 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Postgres and MongoDB 
  • Knowledge of Ansible, Redux, Akka and Play would be beneficial 
  • Deep understanding of agile development for continuous product development and deployment 
  • Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations 

FlexTrade Systems: 

Founded in 1996, FlexTrade Systems is the global leader in high performance, multi-asset order and execution management solutions. 

FlexTrade introduced the first trading system that enabled clients to control and customize their proprietary algorithms while maintaining the confidentiality of their trading strategies via a vendor-provided, broker-neutral platform. 

Our worldwide client base spans more than 175 buy- and sell-side institutions, including investment banks, hedge funds, asset managers, commodity trading advisors and institutional brokers. 

Located in Great Neck, NY with offices in North America, Europe and Asia, FlexTrade maintains an experienced staff of developers, programmers, strategists and product specialists, who work hand-in-hand with our clients' technologists and traders to break new ground in the field of electronic trading. 

We offer competitive salaries, bonuses and a comprehensive benefits package. 

Does this sound like you?  We would love to hear from you.  You can apply on the link on this page and we will get back to you as soon as we are able.  For more information visit or follow us on twitter and LinkedIn for the latest updates. 

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.