Job Description :
Need Sr. Developer Java, Scala, C++ or C# with Fixed Income Exp. in New York, NY/ In-Person is required

Work Location: New York, NY
Interview: Locals preferred In person interview (Absolutely Required)
Max Pay Rate: $60-80/hr on C2C or 1099 basis
Green Card & US Citizens strongly preferred
10/03/2016 to 10/02/2017

Contract | IT Dev / Int | Cross Platform | Level 4(USD)

The Client Interest Rate Derivatives (IRD) technology group is focused on delivering the technology that allows Client to continue to grow its highly successful derivative trading businesses - a key growth area for the Firm.
The NY Interest Rate Derivatives (IRD) technology group in Client is looking for an experienced developer to work on projects for various fixed income desks (swaps , options, inflation, EM, FX, etc and downstream risk and P&L reporting systems.
The successful candidate will work with a variety of technologies such as Java, Scala, C++ and C Additionally, since major components of our current pricing analytics and risk calculation systems are currently written in Client’s proprietary language known as A+ (APL-based),
the candidate must also be comfortable learning and working with language.
Ideal candidate should be at ease developing solutions within our old and new applications as needed for a specific business solution.
Other tools and technologies, like scripting languages, web tools, databases, etc. are also often used within the team.
Teammates routinely face off with quantitative developers, controllers, operations and sometimes traders.
Therefore good communication skills are crucial for this role.
Projects and business areas cover mainly desk-facing development: pricing, risk calculation, market data management and trading tools, but it also includes regulatory and internal reporting areas.
Candidate will be responsible for implementing new features/components from design decisions to integration and deployment to production environments.
Tasks include enhancements and necessary code re-factoring, as well as longer (multi-months) development projects, and some level of L3 support of our applications.
The complexity of the framework, the business areas, and the language itself requires individuals to be passionate about technology and eager to learn and understand new concepts in order to effectively participate in the development of the next generation tools.

Skills required: -
Strong analytical and problem solving skills –
Strong knowledge of programming concepts; and practical knowledge of a programming language (i.e. Java, Scala, C++ or C.
Knowledge of A+ is not a prerequisite, but an interest in APL languages, functional programming and/or scripting technologies is key to be successful in this role
Experience with Windows and Linux/Unix systems, databases (SQL), data structures, algorithms
Interest in financial products and fixed income business concepts
Good communication skills in English

E: srikanthm at vertigonconsulting dot com