Software Engineer – FX Support

Job description

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.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Implement solutions for integrating Flextrade FX product across multiple clients. This usually involves overall software deployment along with support and maintenance of the client system.
  • Support the Flextrade FX product at the client sites on an ongoing basis. This requires the candidate to learn the business requirement and implement them for both backend and frontend of the system.
  • Constantly build tools and scripts to automate the installation and troubleshooting of the system.
  • Manage the overall client setup and work as technical managers for the accounts allocated.
  • Come up with New Product/Enhancement Ideas based on the experience with the clients and assist in the development and refinement of product and software requirements.
  • Take ownership of specific modules within the system and work on fixing bugs and making enhancements in those modules, thus contributing to the product release process.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Technology or higher with at least 1-2 years of work experience as a software engineer
  • In-depth knowledge of Unix/Linux, Shell/Perl/Python, C/C++, Java.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Motivation and self-determination to learn and grow
  • Ability to work and cope in a challenging environment
  • Well organized work habits with attention to detail
  • Should be proficient in speaking Japanese & English

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.