Lead Java Engineer - Vice President (Front Office)

  • Negotiable
  • Manhattan, NY, USA Manhattan NY US
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Deutsche Bank - US
  • 12 Sep 18 2018-09-12

Job Title: Lead Engineer Corporate Title: Vice President Location: New York, NY

Job Title: Lead Engineer
Corporate Title: Vice President
Location: New York, NY

About Deutsche Bank

We are Germany's leading bank with strong positions in Europe and significant presence in the Americas and Asia Pacific. We're driving growth through our strong client franchise, investing heavily in digital technologies, prioritizing long-term success over short-term gains, and serving society with ambition and integrity. We serve our clients' real economic needs in commercial and investment banking, retail banking and transaction banking, and provide ground-breaking products and services in asset and wealth management. That means a career packed with opportunities to grow and the chance to shape the future of our clients.


GEDX is a Listed Execution platform currently in the middle of a multi-year effort to build out global execution capabilities for Listed Options and Futures with the goal of consolidating various front office systems to the new strategic platform. It is used by the Global Equity Derivatives business, across all geographic regions and includes both OMS and EMS functionality.

The role is for a senior front office OMS developer with the ability to work on a front office execution trading platform, interact with the traders in NY and provides a great opportunity to be part of global build out. The system is currently live in AMER with plans in flight to extend the rollout to EMEA and APAC. This is a great opportunity to join the effort at an early stage and have a strong impact on the overall design and delivery. The person will be involved into all aspects of the development lifecycle and will be provided opportunities to shape the future direction of the OMS technology for equities by partnering with the users, business product owners and other IT teams to deliver a best in class solution.

You will be working in the Technology team, based in New York. The team is responsible for building and supporting regional instances of the new strategic application. Development is done in a distributed environment across multiple locations and with strong collaboration and teamwork.

Duties and Responsibilities

This role will be part of the OMS team, and will involve the following major areas:

  • Development of configuration screens for the OMS and middle office applications
  • Limited development of equity trading GUI, including Listed Options, Futures, Stocks
  • Working closely with the rest of the OMS team
  • Working closely with the Platform Services Group, and occasionally contributing to the development of a shared C# GUI framework and other platform-level tools and re-usable components
  • A moderate amount of business interaction should be expected in this role

Experience / Requirements (Required):

  • Strong working knowledge of Java
  • Knowledge of SQL. Experience working with Oracle will be a plus
  • Familiarity with Derivative markets
  • Knowledge of Unix would be a plus
  • Should be a good team player and be able to independently investigate and solve business problems
  • Financial industry experience
  • Front Office development experience is a plus
  • Business knowledge (esp. Equity trading) would be a distinct advantage
  • Agile/XP development experience including test driven development is a big plus
  • Experience in working in a performance sensitive SoA environment is a plus

Knowledge of design patters is a plus, especially:

  • MVVM
  • DOJ and IOC


  • BS in CS or an equivalent