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Luxoft is a global IT service provider of innovative technology solutions that delivers measurable business outcomes to multinational companies. Its offerings encompass strategic consulting, custom software development services, and digital solution engineering. Luxoft enables companies to compete by leveraging its multi-industry expertise in the financial services, automotive, communications, and healthcare & life sciences sectors. For more information, please visit the website.

Line of Business:

Financial Services

Position:

Principal Java Developer

Project Description

This role is for experienced Java developer to work with global application dedicated for portfolio trading of assets. It covers functionalities like: supporting huge portfolios of client orders, managing executions on exchanges all over the world, booking phase and generation of reports from transactions.

This team develops the global portfolio trading system for Investment Bank. Client's Portfolio Trading provision is generally the strongest in the market and its technology is often cited as a major contributor to this.

Application is connected with dozens of supporting sub-subsystems which makes it challenging, from development side and business logic.
The system is internally developed as a three tier architecture, with a C# GUI Java Middle Tier and Sybase database.
It runs 6 days a week, 24 hours a day and has over 120 active users based around the globe.

Project team is distributed across London, New York and Cracow.
Possible business trips to London.

Responsibilities

The developer responsibilities include:
- Understand portfolio trading business process and workflow
- Develop the Java middle-tier. The majority of the development work is project based. It's anticipated that the application will undergo fundamental changes in the new few years.
- Adhere to high level of testing standards (unit/system/functional
testing)
- Take ownership of the new component, function or a code change from the stage of initial analysis to successful deployment to production environment
- Provide help with understanding of the complex application behavior to Opera production support team
- Be ready to deal with Client's change management process (e.g., participate in the change meetings and verbally communicate your change to the risk manager, fill in required paperwork)
- Actively participate and contribute to improving, simplifying and automating our current development and release processes

This role is for a person who is a team player, capable of developing business-critical software in an environment that requires flexibility and high productivity, good in finding compromises with other developers, listening to and respecting others opinions.

Skills

Must-have technical Skills:
- Java core
- Unix skills
- Relational databases (SQL, stored procedures)
- Knowledge of performance tuning
- Ability to read, change and improve existing code
- Unit/automated testing

Nice to have:
- Messaging (e.g., MQ, Tibco)
- RMI/CORBA, socket programming

Language

  • English: Advanced/Fluent

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