Director, FX Core DevelopmentRefinitiv Technology Development 10/4/2019 11:56:39 AM New York, NY United States of AmericaJob DescriptionAs a Director within our Trading Technology team at Refinitiv you will be responsible for delivering software applications for FX core, Options and Algorithmic trading. You will work with and manage developers and architects on building performance-critical, scalable, and resilient trading applications within the FX product.Major FX systems under active development include:* Core System* Algorithmic trading* Options* Stream based platform* Automated Testing for above systemsYou will take ownership of the products that we ship and as such are expected to work with Product Management to develop business requirements, come up with high-level designs and architectures, evaluate build vs buy options, work with QA, and deliver and maintain the product in production.Major responsibilities:Manage the design, development, testing, delivery, and escalated support of software applications such as:* CORE* Algorithmic trading systems* Stream based platform* Enterprise* RFQ* Continue the staffing and training of the Software Development team* People Management of Software Developers* Technical direction for the product* Support the team technically as needed to unblock themQualifications:* BS/MS in Computer Science/Computer Engineering or equivalent work experience* 5+ years Financial sector experience, specifically with Trading* Proficient in Java, C, C#, SQL, and C++* Leadership experience* Mentorship/teaching/training experience within Software Engineering (e.g. teaching devs how to follow best practices)* Object oriented design and understanding when to use design patterns* Ability to write clean, testable code, and experience with unit testing and mocking* Comfortable with Linux command line interface (e.g. bash)* Strong documentation and presentation skills* Familiar with Continuous Integration and VCS* TCP/IP and UDP socket level coding experience* Understanding of RESTful web service design and implementationNice to haves:* A proven track record of leading the delivery of financial trading software* Previously demonstrated end-to-end ownership of software applications from design to delivery to support* A strong technical understanding of FX and its offeringsThe Financial and Risk Business of Thomson Reuters is now Refinitiv. Refinitiv equips the financial community with access to an open platform that uncovers opportunity and catalyzes change. With a dynamic combination of data, insights, technology, and news from Reuters, our customers can access solutions for every challenge, including a breadth of applications, tools, and content-all supported by human expertise. At Refinitiv, we facilitate the connections that propel people and organizations to find new possibilities to move forward.As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. Therefore we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world?regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under country or local law. Refinitiv is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.Intrigued by a challenge as large and fascinating as the world itself? Come join us.LocationsNew York-New York-United States of AmericaReq #: R0013916Locations: New York-New York-United States of AmericaJob Function: Technology DevelopmentApply Now >>Share This JobLinkedIn Facebook Associated topics: c++, chief information officer, chief technology officer, information technology infrastructure library, j2ee, java, life cycle, python, shell, unix
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