Java Developer

  • Competitive
  • Chicago, IL, USA
  • Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • Interactive Brokers
  • 22 Apr 19

Java Developer

Job Description and Responsibilities

You will be part of the Client Services Development Team that is responsible for:

  • providing systems needed by Client Services division to operate efficiently and protect both the interest of our customers and ourselves as a Broker; systems should be available 24-hour weekday throughout regional centers located in America, Europe and Asia
  • development and improvement of our customer interaction applications, middle-tier servers and related internal applications

We are looking for someone who can:
  • design, implement and deliver high quality software solutions that conform to architectural standards
  • manage and 'own' significant development tasks end-to-end (from business requirements analysis to 3rd level production support)
  • demonstrate excellent collaboration / communication skills in working closely with other development teams to roll-out important changes and applications


Qualifications

Mandatory:
  • BS in Computer Science
  • 5+ years of hands-on development experience using core Java
  • Deep understanding of concurrency and multithreading
  • Experience with multi-tiered application development
  • Database experience (JDBC, JPA; Oracle specifics and PL/SQL is a plus)
  • Web and Application containers experience (e.g. Jetty, Tomcat , JBoss/Wildfly)
  • Spring framework (core, MVC, JDBC, REST, JMS, etc.)
  • Hands-on messaging experience (e.g. JMS, Kafka)
  • Experience with REST Webservices
  • Good Unix / Linux knowledge and basic shell scripting skills

Good to have:
  • Python / Perl scripting skills
  • HTML5 technology stack and related frameworks (JQuery, Bootstrap, etc.)
  • Experience with caching solutions like Hazelcast
  • Experience with Git, Ivy, Ant


Company Overview

Interactive Brokers LLC, a subsidiary of Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (IEX: IBKR) is a direct access electronic broker catering to the needs of professional and frequent traders, institutional investors, financial advisors, and introducing brokers. Our clients have access to more than 120 market centers in 31 countries from a single account. We are the lowest cost provider of brokerage services and the largest U.S. electronic broker based on daily average revenue trades executing over 850,000 trades per day.[i] Our employees are part of a dynamic, multinational, fast-paced, results-oriented team working to provide our customers with state-of-the-art trading technology, superior execution capabilities, worldwide electronic access, and sophisticated risk management tools.
[i] Figures as of January 1, 2019. Information on the company can be found at www.interactivebrokers.com