Open Position -

Software Engineer (Java and/or Python)

REF. NO:
SCH-JAVA

THE ROLE:

Schonfeld is seeking a highly qualified and talented technologist to work on the Accounting & Valuation Technology team. The Accounting & Valuation Technology Team at Schonfeld is responsible for providing accurate T0 and T+1 Position and P&L Data via its shadow accounting system to various stakeholders like Accounting, Valuation, Operations, Compliance, Risk, Business Analytic, etc. It also serves as the golden source for official close prices for the rest of the firm.

YOUR CONTRIBUTION TO SOMETHING BIG:

  • Developing, deploying and supporting existing applications as well as new features and platforms
  • You will participate in an Agile framework, continuously improving and expanding platform capabilities based on rapidly changing business requirements as well as providing Level 3 support across the globe
  • You will contribute to a highly supportable, future-ready, performant code base that operates without latency
  • You will work with a modern tech stack – building microservices that deploy to the cloud (AWS) using containers (Docker)
  • The ideal candidate will have a proven ability to solve problems and an interest in continuous improvement and learning

OUR IDEAL TEAMMATE HAS/IS:

  • At least, three years of experience in financial services
  • At least, three years of OO development experience
  • Experience with relational databases
  • Experience with messaging systems
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong ownership experience and a track record of delivering results

BROWNIE POINTS:

  • Experience with microservices architecture
  • Experience and knowledge of:
    • Cloud services such as AWS
    • Containerization and orchestration tools such as Docker and Kubernetes
    • DevOps methodologies such as CI/CD and build automation
    • Modern JavaScript frameworks such as React or Angular

OUR OFFER:

  • 25 Days Paid Leave
  • Supplemental Health & Dental Care
  • Competitive Remuneration Package
  • Exceptional Social Package & Special Discounts
  • Innovative & Agile Teams
  • Challenging Projects & Leading-edge Technologies
  • Socially Responsible Company
  • Tech & Soft Skills Training
  • Team Bonding Events
  • Fruity Afternoons & Beer Thursdays
  • Excellent Office Location & Facilities
  • A wonderful terrace with a mountain view
  • Relaxing & Gaming Areas
  • Free Biking Parking & Showers