To help develop and support a trading system server and java front end.
The trading system server is written in C++ and Windows transact SQL. The server makes extensive use of the STL library.
The front end (FE) is a thick client that makes extensive use of the java swing library.
This trading system has been live for over 16 years, and is designed to be extensible, and has been significantly enhanced including being ported to other financial markets.The trading system requires porting to more financial markets, and there is a backlog of change requests in existing markets.
MS SQL Server and other database experience is a plus
The successful candidate will have experience of working with existing substantial code bases, have a good degree from a good university in computer science (or related subject), be able to work on their own and in the team, be able to talk to the team, brokers, and traders, acquire and document new requirements, design and develop the new requirements, and write the regression tests for the new work. He/she will also be able to do fault finding and fixing