Senior Developer - SCALA/ JAVA/ KOTLIN - Trading Systems

Java, Kotlin, Apache Kafka, Scala, Web development, Computer science, Cloud, Equity derivatives, Database, Microservices, Middleware, Messaging, Productivity, React.js, UI, UX, Trading, Software development, Scalability, NoSQL, Engineering, AngularJS, Akka
Contract W2, Contract Independent, Contract Corp-To-Corp, 12 Months
Depends on Experience
Travel not required

Job Description

Senior Developer - SCALA/ JAVA/ KOTLIN - Trading Systems

Work from home to start with due to Covid-19 restrictions, after that the position would be based out of Midtown, New York City.

Key Responsibilities

  • Build out the trading & execution platform for equity derivatives out of NYC using React and/or Scala.
  • Actively contribute to all-round day to day development, participating in all facets of design, development, and planning. Help design and architect platform with a strong focus for code quality & clarity as well as robustness/scalability from a performance perspective
  • Pair program effectively with different members on work items
  • Advocate & help adoption of newer technologies & practices that can boost productivity for team and end users.

Required Skills

  • Exceptional problem solving & analytical skills
  • Back-end service development using Scala (or Java/Kotlin) OR Front-end web development using React (or Angular)
  • Test-first coding experience with TDD/BDD frameworks
  • CI/CD experience

Desirable Skills

  • Cloud based Micro services development
  • Functional programming experience.
  • Messaging middleware (Active MQ, Kafka), Stream processing (Rx, Akka, Kafka)
  • Experience with SQL/NoSQL Databases
  • UX design experience.


  • Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Computer science or Engineering
  • Minimum 5 to 7 years of application development using above skills.

Interested Candidates may submit their resume to

Qualified Candidates will receive an immediate interview.

Tom Curcio (212) 629-4645


Dice Id : datacny
Position Id : 6649795
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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