This is a software development role based within the Development division of the business. Team members are involved in every stage of building the next generation of financial trading applications.
Your software will form part of a world-leading suite providing real-time data display, electronic market access and workflow automation.
You will deliver resilient, high performance trading solutions to a rapidly changing marketplace. This would ideally suit a developer with approximately 3-5 years' experience.
This position focus on market access development for the business needs in Asia. The team develops and maintains various interactive connections to major Asia stock and derivative exchanges around the world.
The system also supports member and non-member trading flows and advanced trading tools for the global clients. The successful candidate will work in a fast paced environment and participate in the development of a world leading trading system in financial service sector. Responsibilities
Design software solutions to meet business specifications
Produce maintainable software components that operate as part of a large multi-process system
Unit test software components to verify behaviour and resilience
Perform functional testing of the system on a full installation that replicates real world use
Provide content for functional and technical documentation
Review and constructively comment on the software, testing and documentation of peers
Help peers by sharing expertise in your primary development area
Apply technical expertise to investigate and resolve customer software issues
Work both independently and in close collaboration with others in the team and across the business
Effectively plan and schedule own work for tasks and projects
Communicate the progress of tasks to create an audit trail to ensure a clear understanding for relevant parties
This is primarily a C++ role for server development but successful candidates who are experienced in other similar technologies such as Java or C# would also be considered
Experience in writing tcl and shell scripts
Experience of development on a Unix or Linux platform
Knowledge of financial markets for equities or derivatives is an advantage but is not essential
Ability to work independently with low-levels of supervision
Experience of full software development lifecycle, from design through construction and testing
Experience in developing software Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
Clear, accurate and concise written and verbal communication skills
Excellent attention to details
Highly organised with the ability to prioritise own workload and adhere to deadlines
The role holder will be expected to perform any other duties that may reasonably be asked of them
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