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Mid Level Java Developer - CONTRACT 88681

Jun 25, 2022
New York
GFT Technologies SE

Java Developer

GFT Group  New York, New York, United States

Hybrid Position to work in Stamford - CT


The new GFT Java Developer will be working in the Fixed Income Trading IT team. The candidate will be responsible for the design, implementation, and 2nd level support of large-scale, multi-tiered Electronic Trading systems, primarily for the US Rates business, as part of a global team.


Required Skills/Experience

3+ years of Java OO server-side (not EJB or Web) development

2+ years of FI pricing, electronic trading workflow, trade execution strategies and Order Management Systems in the Fixed Income space

Solid understanding of the fundamentals of vanilla Java programming - Multithreading, OO, distributed computing, message-based architectures. 

Development experience on Spring framework and version control systems like SVN, Git and BitBucket.

Experienced a structured environment such as software house or large team.

Application development involving an understanding of the user domain, rather than just implementing technical solutions.

Proven experience of complete project lifecycle, and exposure to Agile methodologies (Scrum).

Development experience on a large complex codebase

Ability to work in a Unix/Linux server environment


Desire or Nice to Have Skills:

Experience of working and developing software in a real-time environment.


Familiarity with US Fixed Income trading venues for bonds and futures specifically


Experience with Improving development practices for team as a whole


What we can do for you

  • Competitive Base Salary Based on Experience plus metric based performance bonus
  • Competitive Benefits
  • Excellent Company Culture with Individual Development Plans to map out your career growth
  • Professional Development Training
  • An opportunity to work in a global environment
  • Open door policy with management
  • Opportunity to work in a global environment with diverse teams built with colleagues from around the world
  • Opportunity to work with technology industry leaders in the financial services environment
  • Opportunity to work for big name clients in capital markets and industry
  • Open door policy with management



Diversity & Inclusion Statement:


At GFT we  are committed  to  cultivating,  fostering,  and  preserving  a  culture  of  diversity, equity and inclusion. We want to attract, recruit, develop and retain the most talented employees, regardless of their  background.  We  are  guided  by  our  values  in  everything  we  do, and  recognize  that being  a  diverse  and  inclusive  employer  helps  us  fulfil  our social responsibility  to  make  a difference.



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