TradeStation is an
on-line brokerage firm seeking to level the playing field for self-directed investors and traders, empowering them to claim their individual financial edge.
At TradeStation, we're continuously pushing the boundaries of what's possible, encouraging out-of-the-box thinking and relentless search for innovation.
We offer a collaborative and flexible work environment, competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits and a generous PTO policy.
We are looking for driven individuals to help us build applications that will define the future of trading. This is a unique opportunity to work on a new app that will create a community of traders and help traders to build the skills necessary to be successful.
Success in this role requires an eagerness to learn, a desire to lead, creative thinking and a self-starter mindset. Do you want the challenge of working on a mission-critical financial system?
If so, we have an opportunity for you as a developer on an Agile team building high performance, real-time systems for the financial markets.
Success in this role requires an eagerness to learn, creative thinking and a self-starter mindset.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS :
Design and develop programs that are scalable, resilient, documented to assure a quality product that works as per the requirements
Develop tests to ensure functional and non-functional requirements are met
Analyze current programs including performance, diagnosis and troubleshooting of problem programs
Conduct system analysis and development, with limited support from professional staff, to keep our systems current with changing technologies
Utilize tools and techniques involved in performance of essential functions of programming
Analyze system specifications and translate system requirements to task specifications for junior programmers
Document code consistently throughout the development process by listing a description of the program
Work in a cross-functional team in a budding DevOps environment
Assist testers and support personnel as needed to determine system problems
Responsible for planning, processing and performing work backlog in an efficient manner with no assistance from the supervisor
Communicate with engineers and technical support staff regarding programming needs and performance
Provide feedback to analysis / training staff about performance considerations / usability issues concerning software specifications and implementation
Research and recommend software tools / techniques and better processes
Participate in Agile planning and execution
Participate in vendor engagement, evaluation and performance measurement
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES :
JSServices - Linux : Golang, C# .Net Core, Node.JS, Python, WebSockets, REST, MongoDB, RedisServices - Windows : C++, C#.
Net, MSSQL, PowerShell, .Net Core, REST, WebSocketsMobile - Native iOS : Swift, Objective-CMobile - Native Android : Kotlin, Java
Nice to have skills : Docker, Kubernetes, Linux Programming
Cloud / AWS or Azure Architecture awareness
DevOps / Continuous Integrations process and tools awareness
Experience of Source Code Management, Code and Configuration management tools.
Ability to solve problems quickly and completely
Ability to identify tasks which require automation and automate them
Ability to 'think outside the box'
Strong and effective inter-personal and communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group
Ability to multi-task and stay organized in a dynamic work environment
As new technologies emerge and impact our systems, expected to learn these technologies very quickly and resolve any problems involved in integrating new technologies with our systems
Expert knowledge on data structures, distributed / cloud architectures
Eye for detail, eye for efficiency improvements through automation
Good knowledge of security and encryption
Overall knowledge of the computing environment at large, e.g. typical uses and user populations of operating systems, communications protocols, hardware platforms, etc.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE :
Minimum 7 years relevant work experience