Technology - FICC Tech - Global Credit Engineer - VP - New York


TECHNOLOGYOur team of engineers builds solutions to the most complex problems. We develop cutting-edge systems and processes that form the core of our key business and enable transactions to move in milliseconds. We provide real-time access to critical deal information and crunch billions of data points each day to inform firm-wide market insights and strategies. Team members have the opportunity to work at the forefront of technology innovation alongside industry leaders and make significant contributions to the field.

The Global Credit Technology organization is a global team responsible for the technology needs of multiple businesses in the micro space of the Fixed Income, Currencies & Commodities (FICC) Division -- including Credit, Mortgages, Municipals, Emerging Markets, and Bank Loans. We are looking to grow our team with motivated and experienced technologists who are eager to work in a fast-paced environment. The candidate will be responsible for building new and innovative solutions in addition to enhancing and supporting our existing trading systems and desktop applications. We have a deep pipeline of business driven project requests aimed at automating trading workflows and increasing our competitive advantage with our clients. Our team utilizes a rich software stack comprised of both open source and proprietary technologies (Slang/SecDb). We use Java to build distributed services and are in the process of redefining how we perform inter-process communication in our services oriented architecture. We are actively migrating away from conventional enterprise solutions like TIBCO Rendezvous (RV) to modern solutions for scalable microservices architectures like Kafka, REST, Web sockets (Dropwizard, Vert.X). Our architecture's middle tier is migrating towards in-memory data grids like Hazelcast. We are investing in HTML5, JavaScript, Angular to build modern desktops for market making, market data aggregation, trade booking, risk, and data analytics. The candidate will have a unique opportunity to learn the Credit business through close interactions with traders, sales, strategists, and Franchise managers.

  • Opportunity to learn and utilize different software stacks, in-house and open source, to build distributed server side and desktop solutions
  • Opportunity to acquire in depth knowledge of trading workflows
  • Play a big part in design and implementation in a team oriented environment
  • Interact directly with the business and other tech teams to build innovative trading solutions
  • Considerable growth potential for highly motivated developers


  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Electrical Engineering or related technical discipline
  • Experience in software development, including a clear understanding of data structures, algorithms, software design and core programming concepts
  • Expertise in object oriented language ( preferably Java )
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Interest in fixed income products and building trading systems
  • Team player - Motivation to learn about trading workflows and financial markets
  • Experience building distributed trading systems
  • Experience building dynamic desktop applications with Java/HTML5/Javascript/Angular
  • Knowledge of fixed income markets and trading workflows
  • Great communication skills


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