Our client, a leading financial services company is hiring for a Software Developer on a long term contract basis.
New York, NY (Hybrid Option)
By joining the Commodities Technology team, you will be part of a front-office team and expected to have interactions with the trading desk, quants/strats and financial controllers, to address interesting and challenging financial problems and to drive the evolution of the IT platform to meet business growth objectives as well as safe and sustainable business operations.
You will have the unique opportunity to design and build a new risk and market data management system on the Firms next generation, cross-asset Risk Calculation Environment (RICE), a graph-based calculation platform with highly scalable pricing engines running on top of more than 5,000 Virtual Machines, running billion of computations every day.
You will be working in an energetic and motivated Agile squad, as well as part of a community of hundreds of developers contributing to one of the largest Scala codebases in the world.
• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
• Knowledge of Scala or strong experience with Java with desire to learn Scala
• Good communication skills to work effectively in an agile team
• Desire to learn and use different technologies to overcome complex problems in financial industry.
This role requires that all successful applicants be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of the engagement and provide proof of such vaccinations within 3 days of commencement of services.