Software Engineer II

  • Competitive
  • Chicago, IL, USA
  • Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • Chicago Mercantile Exchange
  • 17 Jan 19

Software Engineer II

Description
CME Group is the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace. But who we are goes deeper than that. Here, you can impact markets worldwide. Transform industries. And build a career shaping tomorrow. We invest in your success and you own it, all while working alongside a team of leading experts who inspire you in ways big and small. Joining our company gives you the opportunity to make a difference in global financial markets every day, whether you work on our industry-leading technology and risk management services, our benchmark products or in a corporate services area that helps us serve our customers better. We're small enough for you and your contributions to be known. But big enough for your ideas to make an impact. The pace is dynamic, the work is unlike any other firm in the business, and the possibilities are endless. Problem solvers, difference makers, trailblazers. Those are our people. And we're looking for more.

To learn more about what a career at CME Group can offer you, visit us at  www.wherefuturesaremade.com .
CME Group (www.cmegroup.com) is the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace. But who we are goes deeper than that. Here, you can impact markets worldwide. Transform industries. And build a career shaping tomorrow. We invest in your success and you own it, all while working alongside a team of leading experts who inspire you in ways big and small. Joining our company gives you the opportunity to make a difference in global financial markets every day, whether you work on our industry-leading technology and risk management services, our benchmark products or in a corporate services area that helps us serve our customers better. 

With 2,800 employees located around the world, we're small enough for you and your contributions to be known. But big enough for your ideas to make an impact. The pace is dynamic, the work is unlike any other firm in the business, and the possibilities are endless. Problem solvers, difference makers, trailblazers. Those are our people. And we're looking for more.

Description

CME's platform is one of the most advanced and sophisticated trading platform in the world. Top notch engineers put their best in ensuring that the trading platform is functioning at its best under any market condition.

Our systems achieve a unique blend of ultra-low latency performance, the capacity to seamlessly facilitate the busiest trading days in the world economy, and rock-solid reliability and integrity, all while undergoing rapid release cycles.

The Software Engineer II engineers secure, scalable and reliable technology solutions, with appropriate mentoring, to advance CMEG in the global marketplace and serve risk management needs of customers around the world.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Applies basic tools knowledge to maintain designs to reflect modifications.
  • Participates in design discussions and helping to create architecture/design artifacts
  • Considers the importance of industry standards/best practices while working (little exposure).
  • Develops unit tests with minimal guidance.
  • Exhibits elementary knowledge of database SQL, including basic database modeling and tuning.
  • Exhibits elementary Java language knowledge proficiency; writes application modules and unit tests with guidance.
  • Helps with code optimization based on delegated tasks. Participates in code reviews and helps with environment build deployments; Corrects identified defects and issues and finds own bugs.
  • Strong problem solving skills and ability to re-engineer data models and flows
  • Supports QA,/Certification, and Production environments

Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology or related field
  • 1- 2 years of software development experience required
  • 1-2 years Java development experience
  • Proficient in SQL knowledge, database modeling nice to have
  • SDLC knowledge and comfort working in a process-oriented environment
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Great interest and ability to work in a teamwork oriented environment

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