Java Software Engineer

  • Competitive
  • Greenwich, CT, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Interactive Brokers
  • 16 Dec 18

Java Software Engineer

Job Description and Responsibilities

We are looking for high-energy, self-starting Java software engineers to join the Interactive Brokers Group software development team in the following areas:

  • Brokerage platform development -- front and/or back-end, depending on experience.
  • Front end: Java Swing. End-user facing trading platform.
  • Back end: Core Java. Data model and transport layers. Multithreaded/high throughput. XML.

We take pride in providing our global client base with cutting-edge trading applications. The Company was founded by a software engineer to rewrite the rules of trading by automating anything and everything. Software development is the lifeblood of our firm, and it shows. Our engineers work with latest technology, command respect in the firm, and have competitive compensation packages.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's in EE, CS, Math, Physics or similar (Masters/PhD a plus).
  • Technically oriented, proactive, and enthusiastic, with extreme attention to detail.
  • Working experience with core Java.
  • Knowledge of Java Swing and/or strong desire to learn Java Swing.
  • English written/verbal communication skills.
  • Mobile software development a plus.


Company Overview

Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (IEX: IBKR); is a direct access electronic broker catering to the needs of professional and frequent traders, institutional investors, financial advisors, and introducing brokers. Our clients have access to more than 120 market centers in 31 countries from a single account. We are the lowest cost provider of brokerage services and the largest U.S. electronic broker based on daily average revenue trades executing 797,000 trades per day.¹ Our employees are part of a dynamic, multinational, fast-paced, results-oriented team working to provide our customers with state-of-the-art trading technology, superior execution capabilities, worldwide electronic access, and sophisticated risk management tools.

¹Figures as of September 30, 2018.