Software Engineer

  • Competitive
  • Greenwich, CT, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Interactive Brokers
  • 19 Feb 18 2018-02-19

Software Engineer

Overview

Interactive Brokers Group (IBG)seeks a Software Engineer to develop clearing systems with focus on corporate actions, execution and priming services. The ideal candidate will posses the following qualities:

  • Problem solver
  • Attention to detail
  • Fast learner, smart & curious
  • Self-motivated and self-directed
  • Ability to focus and make progress thru difficult work

If you are a high-energy, self-starting Java software engineer, Interactive Brokers is the place for you. We take pride in providing our global client base with cutting-edge trading applications. Our compnay 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.

IBG, a subsidiary of Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: 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 100 market centers in 26 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 657,000 trades per day.* 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.

Responsibilities

As a software engineer you will participate in all phases of a multi-tier software development cycle (GUIs, databases, mid-tier, batch
applications) with an emphasis on the server-side. Debug, fix and maintain existing systems.

Qualifications

  • Bachelors or MS in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or Physical Sciences
  • 5-10 years of Java experience
  • Strong knowledge of object oriented concepts & multi-tier applications
  • Strong understanding of DBMS concepts (Oracle platform is a plus)
  • Hands on expertise in server side programming in Java/C++
  • J2EE experience is a plus

*Figures as of March 31, 2017. Information about the company can be found at www.interactivebrokers.com