Senior Web Application Java Developer

  • Competitive
  • Greenwich, CT, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Interactive Brokers
  • 17 Jan 17

Senior Web Application Java Developer

Overview :

Interactive Brokers ("IB") is the largest U.S. broker, measured by trades, offering direct-access electronic trade execution and clearing for active traders, institutional investors, financial advisors and introducing brokers. IB serves more than 330 thousand customers in trading securities, commodities and foreign exchange in 23 currencies on over 100 market centers in 24 countries around the world. The firm leverages highly automated systems it builds for all aspects of its business to maintain a low cost base as the business expands. The business is in a stage of rapid growth.

IB is a subsidiary of the publicly traded Interactive Brokers Group, Inc., based in Greenwich, Connecticut (NASDAQ: IBKR). IBKR's market capitalization is in excess of $ 12 billion. In addition to electronic brokerage services, the Group's market maker companies trade in equities and exchange-listed equity derivative products around the world. Interactive Brokers Group plays an important role in trading and brokerage worldwide; executing, clearing, settling and accounting for over one million trades per day. The Group's options volume makes up approximately 9 % of all listed equity options worldwide. [i]

Interactive Brokers is seeking a Java Software Developer for our Web Development Group to participate in all phases of the development cycle for our customer facing systems.

Responsibilities :

The successful candidate will design, develop, maintain web-based applications and programs for our online brokerage services. The Web Application Developer will maintain large-multi-tiered web applications to support our customer registration and account management systems. Duties for this position will also include the design, development, support of Oracle database schemas, PL/SQL packages, scheduled batch processing, Java applications and servers. A successful candidate must be highly analytical and adept at solving complex problems.

Qualifications :

  • Master's degree preferred or Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or Mathematics
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in Java technologies (Java Servlets and JSP)
  • Strong knowledge of SQL, Database design, PL/SQL, Object-Oriented Programming and Java
  • Deep functional knowledge or hands on design experience with Web Services (REST, SOAP, etc.)
  • Exposure to jQuery, JSON, AJAX fundamentals
  • Experience designing single page applications using frameworks like AngularJS
  • Exposure to UNIX/Linux
  • Strong fundamental knowledge of SQL and relational database design
  • Problem solver, attention to details, fast learner
  • Self-motivated and directed

[i] Figures as of December 31 , 2015. Information on the company can be found at: www.interactivebrokers.com