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Company: Chicago Financial Search

Location: Chicago, IL

Date Posted: June 1, 2014

Source: TheLadders.com

Job Description

IB Tech - Cleared Derivatives Technology- Java Development Lead – Chicago

The role entails:
• Leading a team of developers to deliver software on time and on budget, based on original scope & requirements
• Designing software and producing scalable and resilient technical designs
• Driving the delivery of business value via change programs/projects within the futures & options clearing technology group
• Digesting and understanding Business Requirements and designing new modules/functionality to meet those needs
• Creating Automated Unit Tests using Flexible/Open Source Frameworks using a Test Driven Development approach
• Develop a strong understanding of the Futures & Options business and key functions of clearing, margining & settlements.
• Partner with supporting tech leads to develop realistic and achievable project estimates
• Analysis and build within Control, Stability, Resiliency, Capacity & Performance areas.
• Testing: Unit, SIT & UAT planning and management.
• Robust delivery of code into the production environment with zero tolerance for post implementation issues
• Take part in ...

Job Description

IB Tech - Cleared Derivatives Technology- Java Development Lead – Chicago

The role entails:
• Leading a team of developers to deliver software on time and on budget, based on original scope & requirements
• Designing software and producing scalable and resilient technical designs
• Driving the delivery of business value via change programs/projects within the futures & options clearing technology group
• Digesting and understanding Business Requirements and designing new modules/functionality to meet those needs
• Creating Automated Unit Tests using Flexible/Open Source Frameworks using a Test Driven Development approach
• Develop a strong understanding of the Futures & Options business and key functions of clearing, margining & settlements.
• Partner with supporting tech leads to develop realistic and achievable project estimates
• Analysis and build within Control, Stability, Resiliency, Capacity & Performance areas.
• Testing: Unit, SIT & UAT planning and management.
• Robust delivery of code into the production environment with zero tolerance for post implementation issues
• Take part in decisions affecting long range organizational goals & strategic planning.
• Proactively look to develop, implement and further development best practices across the group. The areas of focus should include, but not be limited to quality improvement, code reviews, code/architecture standards, code reuse, and reduction of support calls, technical documentation and technical design specifications.

Qualifications

Qualifications:

• Relevant university degree, specialized training or equivalent work experience
• Minimum 5-8+ years of application development experience
• In-depth experience with Core Java J2EE with Java 6
• High level of competence with Multi-threaded Server Component Programming
• Java Frameworks, JSON, JMS/MQ, Flex, Maven
• Oracle / SYBASE Database & PLSQL Proficiency
• Proficiency with database design and development concepts
• Proficiency with Development Tools (e.g. Eclipse)
• Test Driven Development Skills using JUnit

• Desirable: MQ, AS/400, GMI, Unix shell scripting
• Exposure/ competence with Agile Development approach
• Solid experience utilizing Source code control software (e.g. Subversion)
• Experience in investment banking technology and applications
• Familiarity with investment products: futures & options, securities & derivatives
• Familiarity with banking applications and design.
• Familiarity with the futures & options markets and exchanges
• Solid understanding of the trade lifecycle and back office functions: clearing, margining, settlements, collateral, interest, accounting and cash management
• Strong awareness of regulatory, industry & infrastructure developments

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