Junior Compliance Programmer

  • Competitive
  • Greenwich, CT, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Interactive Brokers
  • 01 Oct 16

Junior Compliance Programmer

Overview :

Interactive Brokers ("IB") is the largest U.S. broker, measured by trades, offering direct-access electronic trade execution and clearing for active traders, institutional investors, financial advisors and introducing brokers. IB serves more than 400 thousand customers in trading securities, commodities and foreign exchange in 23 currencies on over 100 market centers in 24 countries around the world. The firm leverages highly automated systems it builds for all aspects of its business to maintain a low cost base as the business expands. The business is in a stage of rapid growth.

IB is a subsidiary of the publicly traded Interactive Brokers Group, Inc., based in Greenwich, Connecticut (NASDAQ: IBKR). IBKR's market capitalization is in excess of $ 12 billion. In addition to electronic brokerage services, the Group's market maker companies trade in equities and exchange-listed equity derivative products around the world. Interactive Brokers Group plays an important role in trading and brokerage worldwide; executing, clearing, settling and accounting for over one million trades per day. The Group's options volume makes up approximately 9 % of all listed equity options worldwide. [i]

Interactive Brokers Group, LLC (IBG LLC) seeks a Programmer for Legal and Compliance Department of a brokerage and trading firm at our headquarters in Greenwich, CT.

[i] Figures as o f December 31 , 2015. Information on the company can be found at: www.interactivebrokers.com


Responsibilities :

The ideal candidate will have 0-3 years experience and will:

  • Develop, test and maintain software
  • Develop and maintain web-based systems.


Qualifications :

  • Degree in Computer Science/Engineering or Information Technology is required.
  • Knowledge of Unix or Linux command line operations
  • Knowledge of at least one dynamic language such as Python, Javascript, Ruby, Perl, R or PHP
  • Some familiarity with SQL
  • Basic knowledge of MS desktop applications
  • Willingness to learn new languages such as Go, Python and Perl.
Desired Skills:
  • Familiarity with object oriented design principals
  • Familiarity with data base normalization
  • Familiarity with test-driven development
  • Familiarity with algorithms and data structures
  • Interest in financial services industry