Job Description :
Application Engineer- JAVA Backend
Senior Software Engineer, Regulatory Systems
Location: Chicago, United States

Client''s platform one of the most advanced and sophisticated trading platform in the world. Top notch engineers put their best in ensuring that the client''s trading platform is functioning at its best under any market condition.
Reg systems requires performance-focused back-end developers to assist with enhancements to our KDB/Q system.
We''re looking for an industrious and driven Senior Software Engineer to be a key contributor. As a member of the Reg Systems team consultants will be part of highly visible and mission critical initiatives.
Write core java, KDB, and Q code
Work closely with Quality Assurance to resolve any issues reported by QA / Test Analysis
Understand performance metric and factors affecting the performance and find ways to improve it
Leverage automation for increased efficiency
Track own progress to ensure timely delivery
Bring in fresh ideas to make improvements
Participate in code reviews for own as well as others’ code
Work with other teams involved in project life-cycle
8+ years of experience in a Software Development
Deep understanding of Java, KDB, and Q
For Back-end roles, Informatica, Oracle, Hadoop will be required in various roles.
Experience with AWS, particularly in large-data (Hadoop and otherwise) solutions a plus.
Familiarity with Linux, Maven, Git, Jira.
Agile and test-driven development experience
C/C++ knowledge will be a plus
Trading industry experience will be a plus
Strong communication skills
Bachelor’s Degree (Preferably CS, CE or IT)