Global Markets Electronic Trading Application Developer - AVP

State Street - Boston, MA (30+ days ago)3.5

Looking for 2 hardcore React.js/web UI developers. One role is expected to be senior and other can be junior/officer or senior as well. React.js experience is a MUST, especially for the senior role. The senior role has the opportunity to grow into a team lead/manager role.

Global Link, a division of State Street Global Market, is a leader in providing electronic trading platforms for multiple asset classes. Our platforms are used by 19 of the top 20 largest asset managers to execute trades, as well as manage post trade settlement processes.

The targeted product is a sophisticated electronic trading system built on JEE and Oracle on the server side and state-of-the-art front end. The product is expanding both vertically with new features and also horizontally into new asset classes including ETF, Time Deposit and FX. We’re also embarking on a major architecture changes towards micro-services and cloud deployment.

We are looking for a senior Front End Developer with advanced React.js and JavaScript skills.

Work with the team to define the high level technical requirements and architecture for the Front-End. Own and drive the development of new cutting edge Front-End features and UI.
Develop relevant documentation and diagrams.
Provide technical expertise/advice and communicate a clear vision of project outcomes to all project participants
Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
Enhance user experience while ensuing compatibility with existing platforms
Integration with backend development/services
Ensure that development, coding, privacy and security standards are adhered to at all times

Skills & Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field.
2+ years commercial and expert experience in React.js and Redux
Highly proficient in JavaScript(ES6 and beyond), HTML5 and CSS
Advanced understanding of CSS pre-processing platforms, such as SASS and LESS
Experience with Node.js, GraphQL and Relay is a bonus
Ability to engage and work productively within the team
Strong Agile delivery experience
Experience coaching and upskilling on UI and front end development
Ideally has some Java/JEE experience